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Bank Rate (Control)
04 June 1940
Volume 361

53.

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he now controls the fixing of the Bank Rate?

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Under Clause 2 of the recent Emergency Powers Regulations and within the ambit of those Regulations I have power to give directions in this matter.

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Could the right hon. Gentleman exercise the authority which he states that he now has?

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I could do so, but I am not satisfied that the situation requires it.