Thursday, 28 April 1977
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what recent representations he has received recommending that farmers should be allowed to average out their fluctuating incomes over a period of three years...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will now authorise additional resources for the National Enterprise Board.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what proposals he has to return to a fixed sterling exchange rate.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer when he next plans to meet the managing director of the International Monetary Fund.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many representations he has received on the increases in petrol prices and vehicle duty since 29th March.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what criteria he used in determining the fee charged by the chief registrar for the issue of certificates confirming that bodies are common ownership...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what increase he estimates that there has been in the retail price index as a result of the fall in the value of the pound over the six months to 31st...
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what representations he has received since his Budget statement from widows and widows' organisations.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he is satisfied with the growth in money supply.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer when he intends to open formal negotiations with the TUC on phase 3 of his counter-inflation incomes policy; and if he will make a statement.
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many persons who have applied for No. 714 certificates have not been given a decision, to date; and how many who have been given a favourable decision...
asked the Prime Minister what are his public engagements for 28th April.
asked the Prime Minister if he has any plans to visit Southern Africa.
asked the Prime Minister if he will pay an official visit to Roxburgh.
May I ask the Leader of the House whether he will state the business for next week?
Members successful in the Ballot were:
Motion made, and Question proposed,That, at this day's Sitting, proceedings on the Motion standing on the Order Paper in the name of Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer relating to the Committal of...
Order for Second Reading read.
Motion made, and Question put,That the motion relating to Ways and Means may be proceeded with at this day's Sitting, though opposed, until any hour.—[Mr. Stoddart].
Question again proposed, That the Bill be now read a Second time.
Motion made, and Question proposed,That the Resolution of the House of 4th April 1977 (Value added tax) shall have effect as if for the words 'so as to give effect to Community obligations' there...
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Walter Harrison.]
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