§ Mr. Galbraith
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will give for each health board the number of regraded professional and technical category B staff who have appealed against their new grade; and how many of these appeals have been heard.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
Information on the number of appeals by PTB staff against their new grades and on those heard is not held centrally. At Scottish appeals committee level 2 appeals have been heard and 25 are awaiting a hearing.