§ 17. Mr. Ashton
asked the Secretary of State for Employment whether he will introduce legislation to extend the scope of the Industrial Relations Act to cover solicitors and the legal profession.
§ Mr. Norman Lamont
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what progress has been made in his consultations with interested parties about the operation of the Industrial Relations Act, particularly concerning conditions for registration for trade unions.
§ Mr. Maurice Macmillan
I would refer my hon. Friend to the answer given earlier 343W today to the hon. Members for Putney (Mr. Hugh Jenkins) and Bolsover (Mr. Skinner).