Women (Equal Pay)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Civil Service – in the House of Commons on 17th November 1942.

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Photo of Sir Kingsley Wood Sir Kingsley Wood , Woolwich West

I see nothing in recent arbitration awards which would lead the Government to reconsider the policy regarding differentiation in pay between men and women civil servants. This policy was explained by the then Chancellor of the Exchequer on 6th April, 1936, when dealing with the expression of opinion to which my hon. Friend refers.