HOUSE OF COMMONS
Fourth Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c.
DRAFT COMPANIES (MERGERS AND DIVISIONS) REGULATIONS 1987
Wednesday 18 November 1987
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The Committee consisted of the following Members:
Chairman: Mr. Michael Martin
Armstrong, Ms. Hilary (Durham, North-West)
Barnes, Mr. Harry (Derbyshire, North-East)
Battle, Mr. John (Leeds, West)
Blair, Mr. Tony (Sedgefield)
Bradley, Mr. Keith (Manchester, Withington)
Bruce, Mr. Malcolm (Gordon)
Churchill, Mr. (Davyhulme)
Gardiner, Mr. George (Reigate)
Grylls, Mr. Michael (Surrey, North-West)
Howarth, Mr. Alan (Stratford-on-Avon)
Lloyd, Sir Ian (Havant)
Mates, Mr. Michael (Hampshire, East)
Maude, Mr. Francis (Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Trade and Industry)
Mills, Mr. Iain (Meriden)
Montgomery, Sir Fergus (Altrincham and Sale)
Stanbrook, Mr. Ivor (Orpington)
Taylor, Mr, John M. (Solihull)
Welsh, Mr. Michael (Doncaster, North)
Miss P. A. Helme, Committee Clerk2 3 Fourth Standing Committee on Statutory Instruments, &c. Wednesday 18 November 1987
[MR. MICHAEL MARTIN in the Chair]
The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Trade and Industry (Mr. Francis Maude): I beg to move, "That the Committee has considered the Draft Companies (Mergers and Divisions) Regulations 1987".
Mr. Churchill (Davyhulme): On a point of order, Mr. Martin. I should like to compliment you on the great expedition and elegance with which you presided over the Committee.
On put and agreed to.
That the Committee has considered the Draft Companies (Mergers and Divisions) Regulations 1987.
Committee rose at twenty-nine minutes to Eleven o'clock.4
THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS ATTENDED THE COMMITTEE:
Martin, Mr. Michael (Chairman)
Barnes, Mr. Harry
Howarth, Mr. Alan
Montgomery, Sir Fergus
Taylor, Mr. John M.