HC Deb 05 July 1948 vol 453 c5
14. Mr. Sorensen

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs why the decision by an overwhelming majority of the Hamburg Town Council to transfer the electricity works to public ownership had not yet received the sanction of the Military Government although the decision was made 14 months ago.

Mr. McNeil

Military Government sanction to put this decision of the Hamburg Town Council into effect was granted on 11th May, 1948.