HC Deb 02 December 1981 vol 14 c269

Mr. Norman Atkinson presented a Bill to amend the Food and Drugs Act 1955 by increasing the penalties under that Act, by enabling offences under that Act to be tried on indictment as well as summarily, by extending in certain circumstances the time limits for prosecution; and for purposes connected therewith: And the same was read the First time; and ordered to be read a Second time upon Friday 29 January and to be printed [Bill 13].