Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 19th December 1957.
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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the estimated cost to date of the Tribunal inquiring into the alleged Bank Rate leak.
Can the Minister inform the House whether any estimate has been made of the ultimate cost, and would he agree with hon. Members on this side of the House that, whatever that might be, it has been very well worth while?
May I ask the Minister whether, in the event of it being discovered that some members of the Government were at fault, they will be surcharged for this expenditure?
Order. That question is quite hypothetical. Mr. Hamilton.
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