HC Deb 22 December 1964 vol 704 c209W
42. Mr. Dodds-Parker

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer, in view of the fact that it has for a long time been the practice to levy a duty on lighters with a view to protecting the Excise Duty on matches, whether he will take steps to apply an equivalent countervailing duty to self-lighting cigarettes.

Mr. MacDermot

This would be a matter for my right hon. Friend's next Budget proposals.

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