HC Deb 03 August 1965 vol 717 c308W
Mr. Carol Johnson

asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he has now appointed the promised standing joint committee to facilitate the removal of obstacles to the adoption of the metric system of weights and measures; and if he will state the membership of such committee.

Mr. Darling

My right hon. Friend has not yet completed the arrangements for this committee, but he hopes to do so shortly.