To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland (1) what the average cost was of erecting a blue commemorative plaque in the last 12 months; (2) who
(a) sets the criteria of selection and (b) is responsible for the erection of blue commemorative plaques; 
(3) how many blue commemorative plaques were erected in each of the last five years; and, for each year, what the cost was to public funds; 
(4) what the policy and criteria are for the erection of blue plaques to commemorate distinguished citizens in their native localities. 
This is a devolved matter. There is no national scheme for erecting blue commemorative plaques in Scotland.