Oral Answers to Questions — Company Directors (Qualifications).

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 14th July 1931.

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Photo of Mr William Graham Mr William Graham , Edinburgh Central

The election of directors of a company is a matter to be dealt with in its articles of association. I regret that I cannot undertake to introduce legislation with the object of giving effect to my hon. Friend's proposals. It is open to the shareholders to make such inquiry regarding the qualifications of proposed directors as they think fit.