Monday, 22 January 1979
The House met at half-past Two o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection whether he has received the report from the Price Commission on the price of motor spares.
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what guidance he has given the Price Commission on the use of criteria for investigating pay settlements.
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection if he is satisfied that the need to safeguard the interests of users of goods and services by promoting competition between...
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection if, in the light of the latest figures available for the rate of inflation, he will take steps to increase the price control powers...
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection whether he intends to take further steps to require the display of prices as an aid to consumers.
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection in how many cases his Department or the Price Commission has intervened to prevent or to reduce price increases during the last 12...
asked the Secretary of State for Industry when he expects to meet the chairman of British Aerospace.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what representations he has received concerning the present system of weighting in the retail price index.
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will ensure that adequate reserves of equipment for dealing with oil pollution are immediately available in cases of spillage at Sullom Voe and Flotta.
asked the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster whether he has received any representations from people in the Duchy of Lancaster about the European monetary system.
(by Private Notice) asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will make a further statement on the ambulance service.
On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. May I seek your advice? Half way through this morning, I was advised that my question No. 19 would be taken with question No. 2 and I made the necessary...
With permission, Mr. Speaker, I should like to make a statement on the supply of food to the public during the road haulage dispute. During the dispute, the public have been able to buy adequate...
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,...
Order for Second Reading read.
Queen's Recommendation having been signified—
Motion made, and Question proposed. That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Bates.]
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