Thursday, 13 May 1976
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
Order for consideration read.
Orders for Second Reading read.
Read a Second time and committed.
Orders for Second Reading read.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many extra civil servants will be required to carry out the extra rights of entry into taxpayers' premises as intimated in the current Finance Bill.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many representatives he has received since 6th April on the proposed new method of life assurance tax relief.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was the amount that Her Majesty's Government borrowed in the year 1975–76, expressed in £ sterling per head of the population.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the current annual rate of inflation.
asked Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer if he is satisfied with the wording of letters sent by Her Majesty's Customs and Excise to small traders whose VAT payments are alleged to be overdue.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what has been the fall in the value of tthe £ sterling since 5th April 1976 in terms of the United States $.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what increase in income tax would finance a 1 per cent. pay increase in the public sector.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what revenue was raised from the 8 per cent. rate of VAT on cesspit sewage disposal during the financial year 1975–76.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what evidence he has of revenue lost each year both to Her Majesty's Customs and Excise and the Inland Revenue through evasion of tax.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what are the rates of VAT applicable now to burglar alarm equipment and installations.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer why a person who has his tax deducted by a building society at the source for interest earned then receives two separate new assessments for the same...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what action he proposes to take to strengthen exchange control rules especially in relation to dealings on commodity markets, including metals.
asked the Prime Minister what was the outcome of his last discussions with the TUC.
asked the Prime Minister if he will pay an official visit to Bexleyheath.
asked the Prime Minister if he is satisfied with the coordination between the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, the Department of the Environment and the Home Office in moves to combat...
Will the Leader of the House tell us the business for next week, please?
I have to inform the House that I have received a letter from the Serjeant at Arms in the following terms: Dear Mr. Speaker,As discussed with your predecessor several months ago, and yourself...
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,...
(Clauses 14, 21, 24, 26, 27, 48, 52 and 64; new clauses relating to capital gains tax)
That the Hill Livestock and Young Cattle (Compensatory Allowances) (Scotland) Regulations 1976, a draft of which was laid before this House on 7th April, be approved.—[Mr Walter Harrison.]
Ordered, That notwithstanding the Order of the House of 15th November in the last Session of Parliament relating to nomination of Members of the Select Committee on House of Commons (Services),...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Coleman.]
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