Results 101–104 of 104 for speaker:Mr John Potter

Oral Answers to Questions — Company Law. (1 Dec 1931)

Mr John Potter: 40. asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he is aware that events in the Criminal Courts and elsewhere have shown that the Companies Act of 1929 has failed to protect the public against unscrupulous persons working behind limited liability; and whether, seeing that in addition to the flaws in the Act revealed in the Criminal Courts a number of constructive suggestions for...

Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance.: Income Tax. (1 Dec 1931)

Mr John Potter: 47. asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether, in view of the number of the working classes now compelled to pay Income Tax under the provisions of the supplementary Budget of August last and to the hardship involved in the payment thereof by this new class of taxpayer, he will be prepared to consider suggestions for the payment of these Income Tax liabilities by monthly instalments?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Imports. (24 Nov 1931)

Mr John Potter: 20. asked the President of the Board of Trade the quantity of fish landed into this country by Dutch, Danish, and German trawlers for the 12 months ended 30th September last; whether he can give the figures for the corresponding period of the previous year; and whether it is the intention of the Government to take any steps with the view to protecting the interests of the British fishing industry?

Oral Answers to Questions — Cinematograph Films. (24 Nov 1931)

Mr John Potter: 40. asked the President of the Board of Trade if he can state the total number of persons prosecuted to date for non-compliance with the quota provisions of the Cinematograph Films Act, 1927; how many convictions have been secured; and whether the total amount of costs and fines imposed and recovered has been sufficient to discharge the total costs and expenses of the legal proceedings...

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