Miss Betty Harvie Anderson

Former MP for Renfrewshire East

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Miss Betty Harvie Anderson is a former MP for Renfrewshire East.

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Former MP for Renfrewshire East

Entered the House of Commons on 8 October 1959 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 7 April 1979 — General election

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Recent appearances

  • Supplies and Services (Scotland) 23 Jan 1979

    Will the right hon. Gentleman re-examine the position of exports? Will he give consideration to the exports awaiting shipment and the imports necessary to fulfil the present export orders within the time scale written into the contract? There is lamentable failure on both scores. In the end, that can result only in massive lay-offs and, more important still in the long term, no repeat of...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Domestic Rates 13 Dec 1978

    Does not the right hon. Gentleman understand the reality of this? For example, in a village in my constituency, a garage which was formerly rated at £930 is now rated at £4,309. That is the sort of increase that people cannot sustain, especially those who are trying to run small businesses.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland: Glasgow 15 Nov 1978

    Will the right hon. Gentleman also remember that those who have been named as extracting themselves from Glasgow have done so with good reason, which is to get their rate lowered? Does he agree that that exaggerates the situation, as Glasgow is carrying a burden which can no longer be sustained? That is why people get out and are continuing to leave.

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