Tuesday, 4 July 1972
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
Read the Third time and passed.
Read the Third time and passed, with Amendments.
Order for consideration, as amended, read.
Read a Second time and committed.
As amended, considered; to be read the Third time.
Considered; to be read the Third time.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what further representation he has received regarding the need for legislation to control private employment agencies.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what notification of anticipated redundancies in the Homchurch area has been received; and what the figures are for the number of known redundancies...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what was the price of a pint of beer in public bars in June, 1970; and what is the price at the latest convenient date.
My hon. Friend is not entirely correct in his interpretation of what was said by the National Board for Prices and Incomes, but I shall not be drawn further into considerations which are not my...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment whether he will now announce his conclusions following consultations on the consultative document "Training for the Future".
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many people are currently unemployed in Nuneaton and Bed worth; and how this compares with the similar period in 1970 and 1971.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many days have been lost through industrial disputes since 1st January, 1972.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will now carry out a review of the workings of the Industrial Relations Act.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will pay an official visit to the North-West Region.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will set up an inquiry to ascertain how widespread is the practice of employers terminating the employment of employees on the completion of...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment in which regions of the United Kingdom the tourist industry employs more people than the coal, steel or shipbuilding industries.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will make a statement on progress towards the implementation of the Equal Pay Act.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what is the rate of notified vacancies to people registered as wholly unemployed in Sunderland at the latest available date.
asked the Prime Minister whether he is satisfied with the co-ordination of all Departments in the study of Recommendation 663 of the Council of Europe, to define as a matter of priority the...
asked the Prime Minister if he will make an interim statement on the investigations of the Government Departments dispersal committee.
asked the Prime Minister if he will make an official visit to South-East Northumberland.
asked the Prime Minister whether he will place in the Library a copy of his public speech to the Press Association on 14th June on Government policies.
asked the Prime Minister if the broadcast statement by the Chancellor of the Exchequer on 19th June on economic policy represents the policy of Her Majesty's Government.
Ordered,That the matter of Environmental Pollution in Wales, being a matter relating exclusively to Wales and Monmouth shire, be referred to the Welsh Grand Committee for their...
[11TH ALOTTED DAY]
[Mr. E. L. MALLALIEU in the Chair]
I beg to move Amendment No. 408, in page 18, line 1, leave out subsection (2).
Ordered, That the Gas Bill may be proceeded with at this day's Sitting, though opposed, until any hour.—[Mr. Kenneth Clarke.]
Again considered in Committee.
I beg to move Amendment No. 368, in page 18, line 25, leave out 'and information'. This is the last Amendment to be moved in these Committee proceedings. It will also be the shortest and...
Order read for resuming adjourned debate on Amendment [30th June] proposed on consideration of the Bill, as amended (in the Standing Committee).
Which Amendment was: No. 13, in page 5, line 22, at end insert: (2) In granting approval for such programme as referred to in the foregoing subsection the Secretary of State shall have regard to...
I beg to move Amendment No. 16, in page 8, line 5, leave out 'Consultative' and insert 'Consumers''.
I beg to move Amendment No. 21, in page 10, line 17, after 'tariffs', insert the terms and conditions of bulk supply tariffs". The Amendment is very important because it deals with one of the...
I beg to move Amendment No. 25, in page 29, line 42, after 'including', insert: 'the training and education of such persons, and'. The Amendment follows an undertaking which I gave to the...
Amendments made: No. 26, in page 39, line 22, leave out 'Consultative' and insert 'Consumers''.
Amendments made: No. 28, in page 49, line 13, leave out 'Consultative' and insert 'Consumers''.
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