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Departmental Legislation

Volume 76: debated on Wednesday 3 April 1985

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asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food how many Acts of Parliament have been promoted and how many Statutory Instruments made by his Department, or predecessor Departments covering his areas of responsibility, in each of the last 20 years.

The number of Acts of Parliament promoted by my Department in each of the last 20 years* is as follows:

YearActs
1964–651
1965–660
1966–674
1967–681
1968–691
1969–701
1970–710
1971–721
1972–733
1973–741
19742

Year

Acts

1974–751
1975–762
1976–772
1977–780
1978–791
1979–802
1980–812
1981–821
1982–835
1983–842

* By Parliamentary Session.

The number of statutory instruments made in each of the last 20 years* is as follows:

Year

Statutory Instruments

1965131
1966109
1967124
1968148
1969131
1970141
1971164
1972239
1973156
197496
197587
1976136
1977121
1978116
197984
1980143
1981109
1982115
1983109
198483

* By calendar year.