HC Deb 16 January 1964 vol 687 c62W
Mr. Brockway

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies when it is planned to hold the general elections in British Guiana; and by what constitutional means the proposed system of proportional representation will be introduced.

Mr. Sandys

As soon as practicable after the necessary preparatory work is completed: I am not yet able to say precisely when this will be. The introduction of proportional representation involves a constitutional change which will require an Order in Council.

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