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Clause 1. — (Machinery and Plant.)

Part of Orders of the Day — Industrial Development Bill – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 11th August 1966.

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Photo of Mr Michael Alison Mr Michael Alison , Barkston Ash 12:00 am, 11th August 1966

The right hon. Gentleman appreciates, I am sure, that some of the preparation of pit props is not done in sawmills but in situ, in the forest. We want to be clear that machinery used in the forest in trimming and lopping, which may be interchangeable with the felling of trees, is, nevertheless, eligible.