HC Deb 15 December 1936 vol 318 cc2291-2W

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether, on reconsideration, he has been able to arrange for an indication of the subject-matter of an Import Duties Order to be stated in future upon the Order Paper?


Yes, Sir. I now understand that hon. Members regard the inconvenience of finding no indication of the subject matter of an Order in the notice of the relevant Resolution as more substantial than the risk of being misled by an incomplete indication. To meet their views I have arranged that there should be added in brackets and in italics at the end of each notice a brief indication of the subject-matter of the Order. I must, however, point out that hon. Members who desire full information should still consult the Order, for I am advised that the indication given in a