HC Deb 28 July 1953 vol 518 c139W
Mr. Shepherd

asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he has yet requested the Monopolies and Restrictive Practices Commission to extend their factual investigation of non-ferrous semi-manufactures to the bearing of the facts upon the public interest.

Mr. P. Thorneycroft

Yes. A variation of the reference originally made to the Commission was sent to them on 15th July. The full text is as follows: