Tuesday, 5 December 1972
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
Order for Second Reading read.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will instruct the working group, to be set up to study unemployment, to make a special study of that section of the unemployed, which in May 1972...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will state the male unemployment rate in the Rotherham, Maltby and Dinnington exchange areas at the latest available date and in the same period...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what plans he now has to amend the Industrial Relations Act.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what consultations he has had with the London Borough of Hackney concerning the provision of a sheltered workshop for the disabled; and if he will make...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what progress has been made on his consultations with interested persons about the Robens Report on industrial safety.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if the monthly unemployment figures published by his Department will henceforth differentiate between the various reasons for, and kinds of, unemployment.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many school leavers in Derby are still unemployed; and what steps the Government intend to take to alleviate the position.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment whether he has now considered the proposals regarding training courses for young people made to him by the Teesside Youth Employment Committee; and if...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what decline in unemployment has occurred in the West Midlands, including Birmingham and Coventry, during the eight months from April to November, 1972.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what steps he proposes to take to curb industrial subversion.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what plans he has for cutting unemployment in Scotland and Coatbridge and Airdrie, respectively.
asked the Prime Minister whether the public statement of the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, at Exeter on 18th November, on the subject of the monarchy and the European Economic Community,...
asked the Prime Minister if he will define the responsibilities of the Minister for Trade and Consumer Affairs.
asked the Prime Minister if he is satisfied with the coordination of the Home Department, the Lord Chancellor's Department and the Department of the Environment concerning questions of law...
asked the Prime Minister if he is satisfied with the coordination between the Secretary of State for the Environment and the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs over the...
asked the Prime Minister whether he will pay a further official visit to the city of Leicester.
asked the Prime Minister whether he will seek an early meeting with the Scottish Council (Development and Industry) and the Scottish Trades Union Congress.
I beg to ask leave to move the Adjournment of the House, under Standing Order No. 9, for the purpose of discussing a specific and important matter that should have urgent consideration, namely,...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. This morning I contacted both the Department of Trade and Industry and your office to see how one could raise the question of the Chrysler Corporation seeking to...
[2ND ALLOTTED DAY],—considered.
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn. —[Mr. Gray.]
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