HC Deb 11 March 1948 vol 448 cc1424-5
87. Sir G. Fox

asked the Minister of Health whether he is aware that negotiations for the amalgamation of some undertakings under the provisions of the Water Act, 1945, are unable to proceed pending the report of the departmental committee on Greater London Water Supplies; and when it is anticipated that the report of this committee will be made.

Mr. Bevan

Yes, Sir. I expect to receive the report of the Departmental Committee shortly.

Sir G. Fox

Does the Minister mean by "shortly," next week?

Mr. Bevan

Yes, Sir.