§ Mr. Adam Butler
asked the Minister for the Civil Service when he expects to receive and publish the Pay Board's report on the Civil Service scientists' pay claim; and if he will make a statement about his intentions for improving the relative position of this important group of workers.436W
§ Mr. Robert Sheldon
The Pay Board's report on the method and criteria for determining the pay of Civil Service scientists was received on Tuesday 2nd April. It is now being studied urgently, and it will be published and laid before the House before the Easter Recess.