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Tobacco Duties (Old Age Pensioners)

Volume 388: debated on Thursday 22 April 1943

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he will consider the advisability of issuing a certificate to each old age pensioner, to be obtained from the post office where he draws his old age pension, entitling him to purchase one ounce of tobacco each week at pre-1943 Budget price?

I would refer my hon. Friend to the reply which I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Bilston (Mr. Hannah) on 20th April.