HC Deb 24 November 1983 vol 49 c252W
Mr. Michael Forsyth

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment, pursuant to his answer of 8 July, Official Report, c. 198, what progress he is making regarding the collection of information concerning the amounts spent by local authorities under section 137 of the Local Government Act 1972.

Mr. Waldegrave

The information is currently being collected. I hope to have received completed returns from most local authorities by the end of December.