HC Deb 10 March 1958 vol 584 cc17-8W
74. Mr. C. Pannell

asked the Minister of Labour to what extent Her Majesty's Government accept the conclusions of the Cohen Report which call for wage restraint and a degree of unemployment; and what action he proposes to take with the tribunals and wage-fixing bodies to implement the Committee's proposals.

Mr. Iain Macleod

As to the first part of the Question, I would refer the hon. Member to the replies given by my right hon. Friend, the Paymaster-General to the hon. Members for Sheffield, Park (Mr. Mulley) and Birmingham, All Saints (Mr. D. Howell) on 6th March. With regard to the second part of the Question, I do not intend to take any special steps to bring the Report to the notice of tribunals and wage-fixing bodies.

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