§ 35. Mr. Nellist
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what are the latest numbers of representations, for and against, he has received on the Shops Bill [Lords].
§ Mr. Waddington
Since the publication of the Shops Bill I have received 58 representations in favour, and 25,282 representations opposed to the Government's proposals.
§ Mr. Wheeler
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he will make a statement on the nature of representations received to date on the Shops Bill [Lords].