§ Mr. Malcolm Bruce
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list the cars owned by his Department, its agencies and public bodies, giving in each case the(a) age, (b) purchase cost and (c) annual running cost; how many of these cars have chauffeurs; and at what annual cost in each of the last five years. 
§ Mr. Dewar
[holding answer 8 February 1999]The information requested about cars owned by my Department and its Executive Agencies is listed in the table. Information about cars owned by other public bodies is not held centrally.
Year Cost (£) 1997 155,000 1998 160,000
From 1 July 1999, this will be a matter for the Scottish Parliament.