HC Deb 15 May 1972 vol 837 c22W
Mr. Mason

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry when he proposes to introduce legislation to implement the International Hijacking Convention concerning civil aircraft.

Mr. Michael Heseltine

The Hijacking Act, 1971 which was brought into force on 27th October, 1971, gives effect to the Convention for the Suppression of Unlawful Seizure of Aircraft (Hijacking).