§ 26. Mr. Jessel
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what is his latest estimate of the cost of nationalising the building industry.
§ 30. Mr. Kenneth Lewis
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what consultations he has had with representatives of building trades employers and civil engineering contractors regarding Government proposals to nationalise the building industry.
§ 32. Mr. Arthur Jones
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what recent representations he has received in connection with proposals for the 562W nationalisation of a number of major construction companies, some building material manufacturers and the reorganisation of professional institutions connected with the industry; and what advice he has for those who work for and are responsible for their future.
§ Mr. Shore
My right hon. Friend the Prime Minister and I have received copies of a report by the Economist Intelligence Unit from the Campaign Against Building Industry Nationalisation. For the most part, this report does not address itself to matters of Government policy, and no useful purpose would be served by commenting on its conclusions.