Oral Answers to Questions — International Labour Conventions (Indigenous Workers)

– in the House of Commons on 26th November 1942.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Mr Thomas Harvey Mr Thomas Harvey , Combined English Universities

asked the Minister of Labour whether any decision has been reached by the Government regarding ratification of the two Inter national Labour Conventions concerning the regulation of written contracts of employment of indigenous workers and concerning penal sanctions for breaches of contracts of employment by indigenous workers?

Photo of Mr Ernest Bevin Mr Ernest Bevin , Wandsworth Central

Yes, Sir, the Government propose to ratify both Conventions. Copies of a White Paper which gives information in regard to the territories to which the Conventions are applied will be available to Members in the Vote Office after Questions.