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Volume 983: debated on Thursday 24 April 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list all the non-departmental public bodies he has abolished, or cut back, from 1979 until the latest available date, giving the financial cost, including administrative costs, and the amount disbursed by the non-departmental public bodies in the latest available 12 months; and how many persons, including secretarial services, were involved directly in each non-departmental public body.

Abolished since 3 May 1979Financial (including administrative) costs 1978–79Amount Disbursed By The Body 1978–79Number of persons (including secretarial services) involved directly in body at 1 January 1979
£
Advisory Committee on Committee medicine Establishments *1,4447
Advisory Committee on Vocational Preparation6,70018
Scottish Committee for Schools/Industry Liaison2,70026
Scottish Home Ownership Forum11,20018
Animals Board of the Joint Consultative Organisation for Research and Development in Agriculture and Food15,60023
Cut back since 3 May 1979Financial (including administrative) costs 1978–79Amount disbursed by the body 1978–79Number of persons (including secretarial services) actively involved in the body At 1 January 1979At 1 January 1980
£
Newbattle Abbey College233,409NilStaff3434
Members of governing body6229
* Now amalgamlated with the Advisory Committee on Hospital Medical Eastablihments.