§ Whereas it appears to the Board of Trade that conditions to which the Monopolies and Restrictive Practices (Inquiry and Control) Act, 1948, applies prevail as respects the supply of each of the following descriptions of goods, that is to say:
- (a) rubber wellingtons and ankle boots
- (b) footwear with canvas uppers and rubber soles.
§ Now, therefore, the Board in, pursuance of Section 2 (1) of the said Act hereby refer to the 'Monopolies and Restrictive Practices Commission for investigation and report the matter of such supply.
The Commission shall as respects such supply investigate and report on
§ In this reference, "rubber" includes synthetic rubber, balata and gutta-percha.