§ 41. Mr. Palmer
asked the Minister of Fuel and Power whether he is in a position to make an Order under Section 17 (1) of the Gas Act, 1948, appointing the Vesting Date.
§ Mr. Gaitskell
Yes, Sir. After careful consideration and after consultation with the Gas Council I have decided that the Vesting Date shall be 1st May, 1949, and I propose to make an Order to that effect.