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Oral Answers to Questions — Prices and Consumer Protection

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  • Retail Prices (20 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what has been the increase in the Retail Price Index in the last three months.

  • Consumer Protection (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what steps Her Majesty's Government are taking to strengthen consumer protection within the EEC.

  • Consumer Protection Officers (Powers) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection whether she will extend the powers of consumer protection officers to enable them to investigate allegations of excessive charges...

  • Food Subsidies (12 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what estimate she has made of the saving per week, for a single person, as a result of the present level of food subsidies.

  • Metrication (24 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what plans she has to keep the public informed of the problems created by metrication.

  • Petrol (Retail Sales) (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection whether she will make a further statement on recent developments in the retail petrol market.

  • Nationalised Industries (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what representations her Department has received from consumer bodies about the effect upon consumers of recent proposed increases...

  • Hallmarking (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection if she will make a statement on the policy of Her Majesty's Government towards the EEC draft directive on precious metals which...

  • Inflation (20 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what was the six-month annualised rate of inflation in the six months ending December 1975, January 1976 and February 1976.

  • Electricity Users' Consultative Council (10 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection whether she has any plans to meet the Electricity Users' Consultative Council.

  • £ Sterling (Value) (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what is her assessment of the effect of the continued decline of the £ sterling on domestic retail prices of food, clothing...

  • Fair Trading Act 1973 (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection whether she remains satisfied with the operation of Part II of the Fair Trading Act 1973; and if she will make a statement.

  • National Consumer Council (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection when she next plans to meet the Chairman of the National Consumer Council.

  • Price Code (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection whether she will make a statement on the progress made in her negotiations about the future of the Price Code.