§ 45. Mr. Charles A. Howell
asked the President of the Board of Trade if, in the interests of public safety, he will issue regulations to prohibit the import of all electrical fittings where the leads do not comply with the British standards of red for positive or live, black for negative or neutral, and green for earth.80W
§ Mr. Erroll
No, but my right hon. Friend the Home Secretary is preparing regulations prescribing the colour coding of leads for domestic electrical appliances and these regulations will apply to imports.