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Water Supply

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 3rd May 1944.

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Photo of Mr Henry Willink Mr Henry Willink , Croydon North

That will be a matter to be considered when the legislation is introduced. I will certainly bear that point in mind, but there will be a growth in the functions of this Committee in that they will be given statutory duties and functions, not only advising the Ministry of Health but advising the Government generally where water is concerned, and, as in other legislative proposals of recent date, not only advising when they are asked to advise but having the right of initiating.