HC Deb 30 May 1934 vol 290 c166

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he proposes to introduce legislation to carry into effect the recommendation of the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis, in his report for the year 1933, that it should be made an offence for dealers in gold and silver articles to break up or melt articles brought into their possession within a stated period, such as seven days?

The SECRETARY of STATE for the HOME DEPARTMENT (Sir John Gilmour)

I would refer my hon. and gallant Friend to the reply which I gave on the 15th instant to my hon. Friend the Member for Colchester (Mr. Lewis).