HC Deb 17 November 1958 vol 595 c957

Considered in Committee under Standing Order No. 84 (Money Committees).—[Queen's Recommendation signified.]

[Sir CHARLES MACANDREW in the Chair]

Resolved, That, for the purposes of any Act of the present Session to amend the Factories Acts, 1937 and 1948, and make further provision as to the health, safety, and welfare of persons employed in factories or in premises or operations to which those Acts apply, it is expedient to; authorise the payment out of moneys provided by Parliament of any expenses incurred by the Minister of Labour and National Service in promoting the health, safety, and welfare of persons so employed by collecting and disseminating information and by investigating or assisting in the investigation of problems of health, safety, and welfare, and in paying allowances (including compensation for loss of remunerative time) to persons appointed to advise him in connection therewith.—[Mr. Iain Macleod.]

Resolution reported.

Report to be received Tomorrow.