Food (Sale by Net Weight).

Oral Answers to Questions — Ireland. – in the House of Commons on 6th July 1922.

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Photo of Major Frederick Kelley Major Frederick Kelley , Rotherham


asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he proposes to make sale by net weight obligatory for any household commodities besides tea and bread?

Photo of Mr Stanley Baldwin Mr Stanley Baldwin , Bewdley

The reply is in the negative. The legislation which has been introduced is confined to the two commodities whose sale by weight is already regulated by an Order of the Board of Trade.