Tuesday, 27 June 1972
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
Read a Second time and committed.
I beg to ask leave to present a Petition on behalf of the women of Ulster. The Petition sheweth: That the Province of Ulster has grievously suffered from a campaign of murder, arson and bombings...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what percentage of income is taken in income tax from a man with a wife and two children under 11 years of age earning the present national average; and how...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what would be the cost to the Exchequer in a full year of raising the exemption from the proposed investment income surcharge from £2,000 to...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what representations he has received about zero rating for the purposes of applying the value added tax the design and consultancy services within a...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest estimate of the growth of gross domestic product.
Mr. R. C. Mitchell: asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what effects he estimates the reductions in purchase tax in the 1972 Budget have had on the cost of living.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on the current rate of inflation.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was the increase in the money supply (M3) during the financial year 1971–72, in percentage and in money terms, respectively; and how these...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what, on the basis of the General Index of Retail Prices, is the purchasing power of £ sterling, taking it as 100p on 18th June, 1970.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what financial incentives he now proposes to introduce to stimulate investment in manufacturing industry.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what has been the increase in the standard of living on the basis of real disposable income per head since June, 1970.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a further statement on the future of the regional employment premium.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what consideration he has given to the future exchange rate of the £ sterling.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what review he has now made of Her Majesty's Government's prices and incomes policy.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer to what extent his Budget forecasts in relation to prices, incomes, production and investment are on target; and if he will estimate the rate of growth in...
asked the Prime Minister what part he proposes to play in the celebrations for Great Britain's entry to the European Economic Community now being arranged by Lord Goodman's Committee.
asked the Prime Minister how many policy studies which he has initiated have now been completed but not published.
asked the Prime Minister whether the public speech of the Chancellor of the Exchequer, at a dinner in the House of Commons on 10th June on the rail dispute represents Government policy.
Mr. Speaker, with permission, I should like to make a business statement. After the business already announced for tomorrow, it is proposed that there should be a short debate on the sub judice...
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Section III of Protocol No. 22 (on Relations between the European Economic Community and the Associated African and Malagasy States and certain Independent Developing Commonwealth Countries)...
I beg to move Amendment No. 467, in page 6, line 13, at end insert: Provided that no provision affecting the Safeguarding of Employment Act 1947 of the Parliament of Northern Ireland shall be so...
I beg to move Amendment No. 457, in page 24, leave out lines 4 to 17.
Again considered in Committee.
Order for Second Reading read.
Queen's Recommendation having been signified—
Order for Second Reading read.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Weatherill.]
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