asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was the cost of producing and printing the new note-paper embossed with the words Chief Secretary to the Treasury, now in use in his Department.
The post of Chief Secretary to the Treasury not having previously existed, a new the had to be made at a cost of about £12. The paper costs no more than similar paper supplied for other Ministers and at the House of Commons for use by hon. Members. An initial stock costing £74 has been ordered.