§ Mr. Moonman
asked the Minister of Power if he will state the numbers and levels of staff in his Department engaged on research in connection with the establishment of the European Technological Community; and if he will detail the nature and scale of such research.
§ Mr. Marsh
My Department is participating in the interdepartmental preparation and development of the Government's proposals in relation to European technological co-operation. Officials at various levels are concerned but their238W participation in this work accounts for only a part, which it would not be practicable to quantify, of their Departmental duties.