PARLIAMENTARY DEBATES

HOUSE OF COMMONS

OFFICIAL REPORT

Third Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c.

DRAFT LOCAL LOANS (INCREASE OF LIMIT) ORDER 1986

Wednesday 22 January 1986

LONDON

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The Committee consisted of the following Members:

Chairman: Sir Philip Holland

Atkinson, Mr. Norman (Tottenham)

Blair, Mr. Tony (Sedgefield)

Clark, Sir William (Croydon, South)

Cohen, Mr. Harry (Leyton)

Cox, Mr. Tom (Tooting)

Henderson, Mr. Barry (Fife, North-East)

Marshall, Mr. David (Glasgow, Shettleston)

Meadowcroft, Mr. Michael (Leeds, West)

Pendry, Mr. Tom (Stalybridge and Hyde)

Sainsbury, Mr. Tim (Hove)

*Shepherd, Mr. Colin (Hereford)

*Spicer, Mr. Jim (Dorset, West)

Stewart, Mr. Ian (The Economic Secretary to the Treasury)

Taylor, Mr. John M. (Solihull)

Temple-Morris, Mr. Peter (Leominster)

*Townsend, Mr. Cyril D. (Bexleyheath)

Warren, Mr. Kenneth (Hastings and Rye)

Wilkinson, Mr. John (Ruislip—Northwood)

Mr. C. H. H. Wookey, Committee Clerk.

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[SIR PHILIP HOLLAND in the Chair]

Draft Local Loans (Increase of Limit) Order 1986

10.30 a.m.

The Economic Secretary to the Treasury (Mr. Ian Stewart): I beg to move, That the Committee has considered the Draft Local Loans (Increase of Limit) Order 1986. 4 I thank the public works loan commissioners for the services which they render with skill and dedication on an entirely voluntary basis. I am sure that the Committee will join me in thanking them and the staff of the Public Works Loan Board for the efficient manner in which they have carried out their duties during the past two years. The order is self-explanatory.

Question put and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Committee has considered the Draft Local Loans (Increase of Limit) Order 1986.

Committee rose at twenty-nine minutes to Eleven o'clock.

THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS ATTENDED THE COMMITTEE:

Sir Philip Holland (Chairman)

Atkinson, Mr. Norman

Clark, Sir William

Henderson, Mr.

Sainsbury, Mr.

Shepherd, Mr. Colin

Spicer, Mr. Jim

Stewart, Mr. Ian

Taylor, Mr. John M.

Temple-Morris, Mr.

Townsend, Mr. Cyril D.

Wilkinson, Mr.