Results 381–400 of 1933 for speaker:Major Abraham Lyons

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Aliens. (11 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 21. asked the Home Secretary how many foreign political organisations, or organisations supporting foreign political systems, are known to exist in this country; and whether he will take immediate steps to close them down?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce: Import Duties. (11 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: Can the hon. Member tell me whether the Import Duties Advisory Committee has exercised that power on its own initiative or whether in every case it waits until an industry comes to it because of the dire distress in which it finds itself?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce: Import Duties. (11 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: While thanking my hon. Friend for what he has said, will he answer my question and say whether they have ever exercised the powers which he says they possess?

New Clause. — (Appeal by State to Railway Tribunal from certain. directions of Federal Railway Authority.) (11 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: I wish to ask my hon. and learned Friend for a more detailed explanation arising out of the point raised by my hon. and gallant Friend the Member for Bournemouth (Sir H. Croft). The Clause now submitted by the Solicitor-General provides: If the Authority, in the exercise of any executive authority of the Federation in relation to interchange of traffic or maximum or minimum rates and fares or...

New Clause. — (Appeal by State to Railway Tribunal from certain. directions of Federal Railway Authority.) (11 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: I am much obliged to my hon. and learned Friend for the information. May the Committee take it that the new Clause in no way limits the ordinary right of appeal which would exist in regard to any of the matters referred to in Item 20 of List 1 in the Seventh Schedule 1 If there is no limitation of those rights my point is met.

New Clause. — (Appeal by State to Railway Tribunal from certain. directions of Federal Railway Authority.) (11 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: ? I appreciate that point, but in the first new Clause there is a statement giving a right of appeal in connection with a much narrower list of matters than those which are set out in Item 20. I am anxious to know whether there is anything in the Clause which prejudices the position at all in relation to the matters mentioned in Item 20.

Hosiery Industry (Japanese Competition) (11 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: In pursuance of an intimation which I gave a little time ago, I desire to raise the question of Japanese competition in the importation of hosiery as affecting the British industry, and I would like at once to express my thanks to my hon. Friend the Parliamentary Secretary to the Board of Trade for his readiness to make it convenient that this opportunity should be taken to-night. I would...

Hosiery Industry (Japanese Competition) (11 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: Or by themselves.

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: United States and Southern Rhodesia (Tobacco). (16 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 8. asked the President of the Board of Trade (1) the balance of trade between this country and the United States of America, showing in sterling values British exports and imports, and specifying the amount of tobacco purchases, for the year 1934; (2) the amount of purchases of tobacco from Southern Rhodesia by this country for the year 1934?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: United States and Southern Rhodesia (Tobacco). (16 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: Will the right hon. Gentleman consider the establishment of a quota in order to increase our purchases from Southern Rhodesia?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Japan and Formosa. (16 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: Will my right hon. Friend consider the rising unemployment in the hosiery trade of this country?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Import Duties. (16 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 47. asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury whether upon any and what occasion the Import Duties Advisory Committee have made a recommendation for the imposition of a, duty upon their own initiative, and without application by an interested industry?

Oral Answers to Questions — Hearts of Oak Assurance Company. (16 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 13. asked the President of the Board of Trade whether the liquidator is yet in a position to make an estimate of the position of the industrial and ordinary life policy holders who were members of the Hearts of Oak Assurance Company, now in liquidation

Oral Answers to Questions — Aviation.: Imperial Air Services (Paris-Brindisi Train Journey). (17 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 15. asked the Under-Secretary of State for Air whether, and from what date, the train journey Paris-Brindisi is to be entirely eliminated from the Empire air services of Imperial Airways?

Oral Answers to Questions — Aviation.: Night Flying (Aerodromes). (17 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 16. asked the Under-Secretary of State for Air whether he will specify the aerodromes in this country, municipal and otherwise, that are equipped for night flying?

Oral Answers to Questions — Aviation.: Night Flying (Aerodromes). (17 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: May I ask whether the new aerodrome for the city of Leicester which is to be opened during the summer will be so fully equipped?

Oral Answers to Questions — Aviation.: Municipal Aerodromes. (17 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 17. asked the Under-Secretary of State for Air whether he will specify the municipal aerodromes now established in this country or which are expected to be opened this year?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Import Duties (Applications). (29 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 53. asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury whether any and what applications for increased duties have been considered by the Import Duties Advisory Committee from representatives of trade unions or operatives?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Import Duties (Applications). (29 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: 54. asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury whether in view of the fact that representatives of workmen are able to apply to the advisory committee for increase of duty, any assistance is available by that body whereby information as to costing, charges, etc., which cannot be in the possession of employés, can be obtained by the committee for the purposes of their consideration from...

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Import Duties (Foodstuffs). (30 Apr 1935)

Major Abraham Lyons: Is it not a fact that there is an ample supply of food from home and Imperial sources free from any taxation whatever?


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