HC Deb 19 March 1984 vol 56 c804

Motion made, and Question, That, as from 16th March 1984, for the Table in Schedule 1 to the Tobacco Products Duty Act 1979 there shall be substituted——

1. Cigarettes An amount equal to 21 per cent, of the retail price plus £24.97 per thousand cigarettes
2. Cigars £47.05 per kilogram
3. Hand-rolling tobacco £40.60 per kilogram
4. Other smoking tobacco and chewing tobacco £24.95 per kilogram"

And it is hereby declared that it is expedient in the public interest that this Resolution should have statutory effect under the provisions of the Provisional Collection of Taxes Act 1968.—[Mr. Lawson.]

put forthwith pursuant to Standing Order No. 114 (Ways and Means motions), and agreed to.

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