HC Deb 02 August 1976 vol 916 cc545-6W
Mr. Steen

asked the Secretary of State for Employment (1) if he will invite one Member of Parliament from the respective parties to join the regional action committees set up under the job creation programme;

(2) if he will invite Members of Parliament to join the action committees where they have shown interest in the job creation scheme;

(3) in order to facilitate good communication between Members of Parliament and their constituents in areas of high unemployment, if he will invite Members of Parliament representing those areas to join the local action committees under the job creation programme.

Mr. Golding

Appointments to the Committees are the responsibility of the Manpower Services Commission.