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Rates

Volume 886: debated on Wednesday 12 February 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if transitional rating is to be applied for small burghs and villages which are merged with larger districts under local government reorganisation.

Discussions between officials of my Department and the local authorities about transitional rating arrangements are not yet complete. It seems likely that a scheme related to regional services may prove most equitable and practical.