Oral Answers to Questions — Catering Trade (Regulation).

– in the House of Commons on 6th August 1942.

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Photo of Sir Charles Lyle Sir Charles Lyle , Bournemouth

asked the Minister of Labour whether he can give an undertaking that no legislation regulating wages and hours in the catering industry will be introduced unless of an agreed character?

Photo of Mr Ernest Bevin Mr Ernest Bevin , Wandsworth Central

While I appreciate the advantages of agreement in such a matter and do not despair of obtaining them, I could not consent to such a derogation of the Authority of Parliament as is implied in my hon. Friend's request.