HC Deb 31 March 1980 vol 982 c18W
Mr. Weetch

asked the Secretary of State for Trade whether he will refer the common price fixing agreements of building societies to the Monopolies Commission.

Mrs. Sally Oppenheim

No. References to the Monopolies and Mergers Commission are normally made by the Director General of Fair Trading. I understand that he has no current plans to make a reference of the building societies' agreement on interest rates.

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