Oral Answers to Questions — Shops (Hours of Employment) Bill.

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 13th March 1929.

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Photo of Mr Leslie Hore-Belisha Mr Leslie Hore-Belisha , Plymouth, Devonport

Does the right hon. Gentleman recollect that the Committee was not concerned at all with the hours of assistants and were specifically excluded from taking evidence on that point? Would it not be far more logical to proceed on the method now suggested; by limiting the hours of shop assistants rather than the hours of opening of shops?