HC Deb 02 July 1958 vol 590 c89W
68. Mr. Callaghan

asked the Secretary of State for Air what instructions have been given to patrolling aircraft of Coastal Command to keep a look out for, and to report on, vessels discharging oily waste into the sea in contravention of the Oil in Navigable Waters Act, 1955.

Mr. C. I. Orr-Ewing

Coastal Command aircraft have standing instructions to report on vessels discharging oily waste in the sea areas prescribed by the Act.