HC Deb 31 July 1974 vol 878 cc271-2W
Mr. Carter

asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what further plans she has for protecting the interests of consumers.

Mrs. Shirley Williams

The Labour Party manifesto said we would set up a new body to redress the balance between the consumer and the manufacturer and seller. The Government have decided to set up a National Consumers' Agency to speak for the consumer, and I hope to announce details of the Government's proposals shortly.

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