Oral Answers to Questions — Profiteering Act.

– in the House of Commons on 22nd March 1920.

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Photo of Sir Charles Edwards Sir Charles Edwards , Bedwellty


asked the Secretary to the Board of Trade whether any use has been made of Section 4 of the Profiteering Act, which empowers the Board of Trade to authorise local authorities to trade in articles to which the Act applies?

Photo of Mr William Bridgeman Mr William Bridgeman , Oswestry

The answer is in the negative. I would refer the hon. Member to the answer given to the hon. Member for the Rothwell Division on 1st December last.