PARLIAMENTARY DEBATES

HOUSE OF COMMONS

OFFICIAL REPORT

Second Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c.

DRAFT WEIGHTS AND MEASURES (CARRIAGE OF SOLID FUEL BY RAIL) ORDER 1987

Thursday 29 January 1987

LONDON

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The Committee consisted of the following Members:

Chairman: MR. TED LEADBITTER

Beaumont-Dark, Mr. Anthony (Birmingham, Selly Oak)

Bidwell, Mr. Sydney (Ealing, Southall)

Blackburn, Dr. John G. (Dudley, West)

Gower, Sir Raymond (Vale of Glamorgan)

Hayward, Mr. R. (Kingswood)

Howard, Mr. Michael (Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Trade and Industry)

Lightbown, Mr. David (Staffordshire, South-East)

Redmond, Mr. Martin (Don Valley)

Roberts, Mr. Ernie (Hackney North and Stoke Newington)

Ross, Mr. Stephen (Isle of Wight)

Thomas, Dr. Roger (Carmarthen)

Thorne, Mr. Neil (Ilford, South)

Trotter, Mr. Neville (Tynemouth)

van Straubenzee, Sir William (Wokingham)

Watson, Mr. John (Skipton and Ripon)

Wheeler, Mr. John (Westminster, North)

Williams, Mr. Alan (Swansea, West)

Winnick, Mr. David (Walsall, North)

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3 Second Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c. Thursday 29 January 1987

[Mr. TED LEADBITTER in the Chair]

DRAFT WEIGHTS AND MEASURES (CARRIAGE OF SOLID FUEL BY RAIL) ORDER 1987

10.30 am

Resolved, That the Committee has considered the Draft Weights and Measures (Carriage of Solid Fuel by Rail) Order 1987.—[Mr. Howard.]

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

THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS ATTENDED THE COMMITTEE:

Mr. Ted Leadbitter (Chairman)

Beaumont-Dark, Mr.

Blackburn, Dr. J.

Hayward, Mr.

Howard, Mr.

Lightbown, Mr.

Ross, Mr. Stephen

Thorne, Mr. Neil

Trotter, Mr.

Williams, Mr. Alan

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