Tuesday, 11 June 1974
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
As amended, considered; to be read the Third time.
Order for consideration, as amended, read.
Read a Second time and committed.
Order read for resuming adjourned debate on Question [20th May],'That it be an Instruction to the Committee on the Bill to reduce the sums mentioned in Item 10 of Part I of the Schedule (Page 6)...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment when the conciliation and arbitration service will come into being.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment when he next expects to have a meeting with the TUC.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what estimates he has made of the effects on employment of the blacking by AUEW members of defence equipment under construction and maintenance for...
asked the Secretary ol State for Employment if, in his proposals for increased industrial democracy, he will provide for participation by management in the decision taking of trade unions.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what preparations are being made by his Department to counter the effect on employment of cuts in defence expenditure.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what steps he is taking to hasten the implementation of Article 6 of the EEC draft directive No. 67/548, 1967 on the marketing of hazardous products;...
Mr. R. C. Mitchell: asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many registered disabled people in the Southampton area were unemployed at the latest available date; and what percentage this...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he is satisfied with the current progress of the social compact in respect of white collar and managerial trade unions.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will take steps to increase the maximum figure of redundancy payments, in view of the decrease in the value of the £ sterling.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will prepare plans for the democratic election of workers' representatives to the boards of nationalised industries: and if he will make a statement.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what advice he has given to metropolitan boroughs regarding the licensing of employment agencies; and whether he will make a statement.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what recent discussions he has had with the TUC on the merger of trade unions in specific industries to form single craft unions for such industries;...
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will make a further statement in relation to nurses' pay.
asked the Prime Minister whether the public speech of the Chancellor of the Exchequer to the annual dinner of the Confederation of British Industry in London on 14th May about the Government's...
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. In replying to a supplementary question on Question No. 1 the Under-Secretary of State for Employment said that, if necessary, the Chancellor of the Exchequer...
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I should like to make a statement about the settlement of the staff dispute in my Department. The House knows that the preparatory work required to be done in local...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Thomas Cox.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Golding.]
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