HC Deb 18 February 1954 vol 523 cc2134-5
22. Mr. Arbuthnot

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer when it is proposed to bring the Currency and Bank Notes Act of 1954 into operation.

Mr. Boyd-Carpenter

An order entitled the Currency and Bank Notes Act 1954 (Commencement) Order, 1954, bringing the Act into operation on 22nd February has been signed today and will be published tomorrow. The revocation of Defence (Finance) Regulations 7AA and 7AB will therefore take effect on Monday.