Orders of the Day — 3. Purchase Tax

– in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 27th March 1972.

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Motion made, and Question,

That, subject to any new order of the Treasury under section 2 of the Purchase Tax Act 1963 Part I of Schedule 1 to that Act (chargeable and exempt goods and rates of tax) as amended shall have effect as from 22nd March 1972 with the substitution for any reference to 45 per cent. or 30 per cent. of a reference to 25 per cent.

And it is hereby declared that it is expedient in the public interest that this Resolution should have statutory effect under the provisions of the Provisional Collection of Taxes Act 1968.—[Mr. Barber.]

put forthwith pursuant to Standing Order No. 94 (Ways and Means Motions, and agreed to.