Heads of Government Meeting

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — European Community – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 3rd December 1980.

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Photo of Mr Ian Gilmour Mr Ian Gilmour , Chesham and Amersham 12:00 am, 3rd December 1980

The same answer applies. It is too soon to say. Various proposals on energy have been put forward, one of which includes an import levy on oil. The matter will obviously have to be examined very carefully. It might be something that would not suit us at all well, or, on the other hand, it might suit us. Until proper definite proposals have been put forward, it is much too soon for us to make up our minds.