§ Mr. P. Thorneycroft
The functions of the Council are specified in the Second Schedule to the Clothing Industry Development Council Order, 1949 (S.I. 1949 No. 2124), of which I am sending the hon. Member a copy.
§ Mr. Thorneycroft
The Question asks about the duties of the Council. I am now discussing with the appropriate bodies to see what we can do about the future of the Council.
§ Mrs. Castle
Can the Minister say whether this Council is working out a new standard for the protection of the consumer to take the place of the Utility scheme, and, if so, when we are likely to have a report?