Complaints and Inquiries.

Oral Answers to Questions — Safeguarding of Industries Act. – in the House of Commons on 20th February 1922.

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Photo of Sir Patrick Hannon Sir Patrick Hannon , Birmingham Moseley


asked the President of the Board of Trade how many applications under Part II of the Safeguarding of Industries Act have been made; how many have been referred to a Committee; how many have been heard; and upon how many cases formal decisions have been given?

Photo of Mr Stanley Baldwin Mr Stanley Baldwin , Bewdley

Including formal complaints and inquires with a view to formulating complaints, approximately 100 trades or branches of trades have communicated with the Board. Eight complaints have been referred to Committees: in one case the Committee have reported, and their report is under consideration. No formal decision has yet been taken.