Consumer Protection (Committee)

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 2 July 1959.

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Photo of Mr Frederick Willey Mr Frederick Willey , Sunderland North 12:00, 2 July 1959

asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he will make a further statement on the membership of the committee to consider the question of the protection of the consuming public.

Photo of Mr David Eccles Mr David Eccles , Chippenham

There is one more acceptance to be received and I hope to announce the full membership next week.

Photo of Mr Frederick Willey Mr Frederick Willey , Sunderland North

Is the President of the Board of Trade aware that this is encouraging news? Can we now assume that the committee will be called and will meet before the Summer Recess?

Photo of Mr David Eccles Mr David Eccles , Chippenham

I think it is Mr. Molony's wish to have a meeting before the end of this month.