§ Mr. Rippon
In agreement with my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Employment, and after consulting the construction industry through the National Consultative Council for Building and Civil Engineering, my hon. Friend the Minister for Housing and Construction is setting up a working party with the following terms of referenceTo consider the question of self-employment in the construction industry and proposals for decasualisation of the industry submitted by the TUC to the Minister for Housing and Construction and any other associated issues, and to make specific recommendations urgently".
Mr. Desmond Misselbrook, CBE, has agreed to act as chairman.