Friday, 28 July 1972
The House met at Eleven o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
As amended (in the Standing Committee) considered.
'(1) In the exercise of his powers under section 7 of this Act, the Secretary of State may provide financial assistance to the tourist industry in assisted areas by making a grant or loan to a...
'For the avoidance of doubt, it is hereby declared that the provisions of this Act are not affected in any way by the provisions of the European Communities Act 1972'.—[Mr. Millan.]
Question again proposed. That the Clause be read a Second time.
'(l) The Secretary of State may make regulations providing that in any case where the grant which would be payable at the percentages prescribed in subsection (3) of section 1 of this Act would,...
'(1) In any case where the Secretary of State proposes to provide financial assistance under Part II of this Act, and it is estimated by him that the assistance will or may exceed £1...
'Any person whose application for a grant or assistance under this Act is refused by the Secretary of State shall have a right of appeal to an appropriately constituted Industrial Grants Appeal...
Resolved, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Murton.]
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