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Volume 940: debated on Monday 28 November 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he will introduce legislation to seek to prevent the display of indecent advertising.

There is already legislation penalising the indecent display of advertisements. It falls within the terms of reference of the Committee on Obscenity and Film Censorship chaired by Professor Bernard Williams. The Government will consider, in the light of the Committee's report, whether any amendment of the law would be appropriate.