§ Mr. Evennett
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment whether he intends to introduce legislation to make membership of the national mobility scheme compulsory for all local authorities; and if he will make a statement.128W
§ Sir George Young
Two English local authorities only, Torbay and Liverpool, are not participating in the national mobility scheme. I hope that both authorities will reconsider their decisions. The Government have no plans to make participation compulsory.