HC Deb 17 March 1910 vol 15 cc511-2

asked if, having regard to the effect of the Coal Mines (Eight Hours) Act in the North of England, it is proposed to introduce a Bill to repeal that Act so far as it relates to the counties of Northumberland and Durham?

The SECRETARY of STATE for the HOME DEPARTMENT (Mr. Churchill) (for the Prime Minister)

The answer to the hon. Member's question is in the negative.