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Orders of the Day — Transport Bill: Clause 1. — (Disposal of Commission's Existing Road Haulage Undertaking.) (3 Dec 1952)

Mr William Morrison: The word "goose" is not in the list of unparliamentary expressions. The word is not in the list of forbidden phrases in Erskine May, and I think we have now got the matter settled.

Orders of the Day — Valuation for Rating [Money] (10 Jun 1953)

Mr John Baird: I did use the word "hypocrite," Sir Charles, and if it is an unparliamentary term I certainly withdraw it, but the argument of the Minister was such that it is difficult to find a word for it.

Orders of the Day — Rhodesia and Nyasaland Federation Bill: Clause 1. — (Power by Order in Council to Establish Federation, etc.) (18 Jun 1953)

Mr Reginald Paget: ...documents. An accusation of slander has been made. Those were repeated by the hon. Gentleman— I suppose one must so call him—today. I ask you, Mr. Rogers, to rule that those observations were unparliamentary and ought to be withdrawn.

Business of the House (28 Jan 1954)

Mr Charles Pannell: ..., whether it is in order for an hon. Lady to refer to hon. Gentlemen's guts and whether, if I had used that expression in relation to the hon. Lady, it would be taken as being ungentlemanly and unparliamentary?

British Army (New Rifle) (1 Feb 1954)

Mr Winston Churchill: ...remark. To say that a Minister dealing with a highly technical and complicated question and endeavouring to give the House information is deliberately falsifying his statements is, I think, unparliamentary in its character.

Oral Answers to Questions — Defensive Exercises, Bahamas (Cuban Representations) (15 Apr 1954)

Mr Samuel Silverman: May I say, Sir, that I never regard it as unparliamentary to accuse another Member of being the dupe of somebody's propaganda. Indeed, I think that the Joint Under-Secretary is himself in that position.

Oral Answers to Questions — Home Department: Hooliganism (Youth Gangs) (6 May 1954)

Mr William Morrison: I see nothing unparliamentary in the use of the adjective "Edwardian."

Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Comprehensive Schools (15 Jul 1954)

Mr George Thomas: On a point of order. Are you now ruling, Sir, that to use the word "misleading" is an unparliamentary expression?

Cyprus (Constitutional Arrangements) (28 Jul 1954)

Mr Cuthbert Alport: Is not the use of the word "hypocritical" an unparliamentary word, Mr. Speaker, and should it not be withdrawn?

Representation of the People (Parliamentary Constituencies) (16 Dec 1954)

Sir Rhys Morris: There is nothing unparliamentary in the expression, but an hon. Member should not shout.

Budget Proposals and Economic Situation (20 Apr 1955)

Colonel Leonard Ropner: I heard the Minister say nothing unparliamentary.

Orders of the Day — Budget Proposals and Economic Situation (18 Apr 1956)

Mr George Wigg: On a point of order, Sir Charles. Surely the hon. Lady is not in order to refer to a Member of the Front Bench as a bending palm tree? Is that not unparliamentary language?

Suez Canal (2 Aug 1956)

Sir Rhys Morris: I am not asking for a conditional withdrawal of an unparliamentary expression.

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Defence: Casualties, Port Said (21 Nov 1956)

Mr Alfred Robens: I am obliged to you for that, Mr. Speaker, because it absolves me from unparliamentary conduct in circulating these photographs. But as these photographs are of more than passing interest to Members of Parliament, would you give permission for them to be exhibited in the Library?

Oral Answers to Questions — Egypt: Supply of Arms (26 Nov 1956)

Sir Douglas Dodds-Parker: On a point of order. I ask for your protection, Mr. Speaker, against these unparliamentary expressions.

Committee of Privileges (Second Report) (23 Jan 1957)

Mr Ellis Smith: On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. May we have that unparliamentary phrase withdrawn?

Motor Car Industry (22 Feb 1957)

Mr William Morrison: The hon. Member should not use unparliamentary language. If I heard him aright he used an adjective in front of "Germans." I am not sure whether I did quite hear it.

British Transport Commission (Annual Report) (10 Jul 1957)

Mr George Lindgren: I nearly became unparliamentary then. The hon. Gentleman and his hon. Friends have increased council house rents. They have put up the rates—

Orders of the Day — Fourth Schedule. — (Rates of Benefit Under National Insurance Act, 1946.) (20 Nov 1957)

Mr Gordon Touche: It is not very polite language, but I do not think that it is strong enough to be unparliamentary.

Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance: National Savings (20 Nov 1958)

Mr Frederick Erroll: I think that "impudence" is an unparliamentary word. [HON. MEMBERS: "No."] Whether it is or not, I think that the hon. Lady's supplementary question should be addressed to the building societies.


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