HC Deb 14 July 1980 vol 988 c362W
24. Mr. Bright

asked the Secretary of State for Trade when he expects to publish the Green Paper on the position of small businesses as regards company law.

Mr. Eyre

Around the end of the year. It is for consideration whether the requirements of the Companies Acts are apt to small business or whether an alternative, more helpful, form of corporate structure can be devised.