HC Deb 15 December 1975 vol 902 c540W
Mr. Moonman

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what discussions he has had with the EEC Commissioners and other EEC Foreign Ministers about direct elections to the European Parliament; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Hattersley

The Council of Ministers agreed at their meeting on 9th December that in order to follow up the decisions taken at the European Council further examination of this question should continue at official level.