§ 40. Mr. Ellis Smith
asked the Prime Minister whether consideration has now been given to the question of the pay of the Armed Forces and allowances to their dependants, and whether a statement can be made?
41. Miss Ward
asked the Prime Minister whether he will make a statement on the Government's proposals for bettering the payments and allowances to wives and dependants of men serving in His Majesty's Services?
§ 42. Major Milner
asked the Prime Minister whether he is now in a position to state what improvements are proposed in the pay and allowances of the Armed Forces?
§ The Lord Privy Seal (Mr. Attlee)
My right hon. Friend the Prime Minister hoped to be able to make a statement on this subject to-day but regrets that he is not yet in a position to do so.
§ Mr. Attlee
I will let my hon. and gallant Friend know. I hope it may be possible to give a Reply very soon.