Tuesday, 1 July 1969
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
Read the Third time and passed.
Considered; to be read the Third time.
Read a Second time and committed.
asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will send a circular to Welsh road authorities urging the use of the proper form of Welsh place names on all road signs.
asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will make a further statement on the explosions in Wales.
asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many acres of derelict land in Wales were acquired by the Land Commission in 1968.
asked the Secretary of State for Wales when a settlement will be reached on all outstanding matters relating to the properties known as 41–55 Brynglas Road, Newport, Monmouthshire, which...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will give the value of Great Britain's total earnings of foreign exchange in 1968 and the proportion represented by invisible earnings.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what detailed studies the permanent Committee on Invisible Exports has undertaken in following up the conclusions of the Bland Committee Report; and if he...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether under his Regulations money grants made under the Agriculture and Horticulture Act, 1964, Part 11(2) and Statutory Instrument, 1964, No. 963, The...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he is aware that, whereas toothbrushes are free from purchase tax, toothpaste is subject to purchase tax at 36⅔ per cent., whereas some face...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will now make a statement on the results of the recent negotiations with the International Monetary Fund.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer when 3s. was fixed as the limit beyond which luncheon vouchers issued by an employer to his employees would be treated as taxable in the hands of the employee.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest forecast of the balance of payments outturn for the current calendar year; and at what date he now expects to reach a large payments...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what proposal he has received for special tax privileges for exporters wishing to invest in and build up overseas sales organisations.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if, on the United Kingdom's becoming a member of the European Economic Community, he intends to introduce the value-added tax system.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he has yet considered the representations made to him by the General Council of the Bar requesting amendment of Section 23 of the Finance Act, 1956,...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will now make a statement on Her Majesty's Government's intentions regarding the level of increase of dividends after 1st January, 1970.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer in what currency or currencies credits received from the Federal German Republic under recycling arrangements will fall to be repaid.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what discussions he proposes to have with the Bank for International Settlements in view of the present short-term overseas indebtedness of the United...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what consideration he has given to the further representations made to him that research studies should be set up to consider the disincentive effects of...
Mr. Edward M. Taylor: asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what progress has been made in implementing the new savings schemes outlined in the Budget.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will arrange an early meeting with M. Giscard d'Estaing.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will take steps to include local authority borrowing within the categories of those towards whom banks are to exercise credit restraint.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will now take further fiscal and monetary measures to encourage reversal of the recent downward revisions of business investment expectations.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will provide figures showing domestic credit expansion as a whole, and of the central Government borrowing requirement within it, at quarterly intervals.
asked the Prime Minister if he will now merge the Ministries of Defence and Overseas Development into a Ministry of External Security.
asked the Prime Minister if he will seek another opportunity to meet Colonel Ojukwu in view of the latest developments in the war in Nigeria.
asked the Prime Minister if he will request the person who gave him the oral reports on the probable consequences of implementing the recommendations of the Parliamentary Boundary Commissions to...
asked the Prime Minister whether he will authorise an official Press statement at the conclusion of future Cabinet meetings.
asked the Prime Minister if he will invite the new President of France to visit this country.
asked the Prime Minister why a Minister representing the Foreign and Commonwealth Office was not present at the Five Power Conference in Canberra.
asked the Prime Minister whether the public statement by the Minister of Transport on 2nd May concerning the question of a public inquiry in relation to the proposed Tarbuck-Queens Drive section...
asked the Prime Minister whether, in view of the changed situation resulting from the recent negotiations with the International Monetary Fund, he will now abolish the Department of Economic Affairs.
Ordered,That this day Business other than the Business of Supply may be taken before Ten o'clock.—[Mr. Mellish.]
The following Motion stood upon the Order Paper in the name of Mr. EMRYS HUGHES. That leave be given to bring in a Bill to amend the Civil List Act, 1952, to deny to the Prince of Wales at the...
As amended (in the Standing Committee), considered
Order for Third Reading read.
Ordered,That the Proceedings on the Motion relating to Education (Scotland) and the Architects Registration (Amendment) Bill may be entered upon and proceeded with at this day's Sitting at any...
Question again proposed.
As amended (in the Standing Committee), considered.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. McCann.]
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