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Commons Hansard for 8 December 1977 (Volume 940)

From the digitised editions of archive material. Last updated 12 May 2018 at 4.21am.

Commons Chamber

Record of debates that happened in the House of Commons main chamber.

House Of Commons (item number 1) (id a01ebab6-1d94-4c29-bfe7-5e7bfe5d961f)
Crown Agents (item number 4) (id 4b7a4c08-1b93-4181-9ff4-793c7639b49d)
Fire Service (Pay) (item number 5) (id 18ddfff5-5c48-477f-bdb1-a92934422e0b)
Business Of The House (item number 6) (id f49a1878-97c8-43c3-9f6a-95bd60865512)
Consolidated Fund Bill (item number 7) (id 75a8c68e-92a0-4518-823b-d69c2d745c80)
Associated Television (Film) (item number 8) (id a1722968-6314-48be-83db-8be4b216c471)
Northern Ireland (Emergency Provisions) (item number 10) (id a135b1f4-bd9a-49c5-8172-ba5cae91d489)
Northern Ireland (Appropriation) (item number 11) (id 1af5a0f1-1d95-4d51-9033-621a46a53712)
Northern Ireland (Rates) (item number 12) (id 61cef10a-f2cb-4f5b-bae4-cb2a2173f516)
Northern Ireland (item number 13) (id 495f933e-a244-4db6-9cf4-58d97c2010e6)
Northern Ireland (Electricity Service) (item number 14) (id fb9b1d09-ae89-4604-8422-7e812e8447fa)
House Of Commons (Services) (item number 15) (id 25eaebb3-b0d6-47ca-b407-bee0975a74b7)
Mr Govindaswaniy Selvarajan (item number 16) (id 700f1121-97aa-4168-90bf-c6c6e65e5eba)

Written Answers

Content for Written Answers.

Written Answers To Questions (item number 1) (id e7fa9c80-c115-4195-b063-b9df77c7cc41)
Nationalised Industries (item number 3) (id 07883904-7c11-45a7-beeb-e7d482c3c0a7)
European Community (Heads Of Government) (item number 4) (id 5fea89e9-88a1-41a3-a5ab-96def10c7438)
Tuc (item number 5) (id cb5236be-573e-4d36-b82b-1443835cacf9)
Security (item number 6) (id 5269de55-cee8-4354-96db-0c6ec1756e1e)
Chancellor Of The Exchequer (item number 7) (id 58678472-d8a7-455b-ab38-9f398e6ce2f4)
Ministerial Policies (Consultations) (item number 8) (id 65cfc6cc-a4f1-48b9-8f6c-af2ba28270e8)
Cbi (item number 9) (id de18859d-3313-46d7-9f0a-378aae8b88ed)
Sutton-In-Ashfield (item number 10) (id 99181134-ed34-466d-bb7b-62bab7d1d205)
Bexley (item number 11) (id b6513500-2849-4022-9d8f-7a18fb5daaee)
Malta (item number 12) (id 262fcfb2-31b0-4934-97fd-6fab4b84efd9)
Eltham (item number 13) (id 3b831b91-6331-4208-9651-8500b597ad9d)
Legislation (item number 14) (id 5a0b0e37-5d6e-4a6a-9c7c-826e0d80bbed)
Economic Policy (Prime Minister's Speech) (item number 15) (id 2d230e02-9fcb-4ee3-9bf6-d737f9e2b6da)
Kelsall (item number 16) (id 870af734-4048-4d91-9585-1874f67d1c05)
Cbi (item number 23) (id 0949a89c-d275-483c-9470-2844dc0fbc91)
Scottish Maritime Law (item number 26) (id 0a598637-34e4-4080-bfa6-dcbbd1d87758)


Housing (item number 1) (id 3ada79c4-2f0e-4b9a-ab8e-0b1357fe2453)
Employment (item number 1) (id 8313d4e7-8184-43be-80a4-c9092a56a169)
Further Education (item number 1) (id 308f4c9e-b238-487b-b104-751ed465b6db)
Steel (item number 1) (id 9ca38276-24b4-4806-92f5-783e1d68e913)
North Sea Oil Revenue (item number 1) (id abde80bb-e827-4435-8b03-8a2a179a5cf1)
Electricity Accounts (Arrears) (item number 1) (id 191952d7-948c-44cd-8376-deca07bff12d)
Economic Situation (White Papers) (item number 1) (id 36b41aaf-21ac-453b-910f-3cfaa3a6685a)
Oil-Related Projects (item number 1) (id 4f528261-5bde-4ccc-b847-4a9f2c05bd7a)
Fixed Capital Formation (item number 1) (id 969f057e-d784-4470-9f6e-f2c4e620c70a)
Derelict Land (item number 1) (id 6dac41d0-3afa-4378-bfe3-e034ae4fdc47)
Roads (Lighting) (item number 1) (id abeb17c7-c285-4681-a29d-99466c5d61f8)
United States-Based Companies (item number 1) (id c06b1335-81d0-4812-b9c7-e0fdca617d3a)
Road Construction (item number 1) (id c95df521-6c26-414b-b1be-56c59d4cf3c0)
Industrial Capacity (item number 1) (id d79bbbe7-36de-411c-a566-c5b1bc1f70cb)
Prescription Charges (item number 1) (id 1c509798-2250-46d2-960f-6976ab19d5f3)
Electricity Generation (item number 1) (id 2313333d-eff9-45c0-843d-8c56fac73f2f)
Abortion (item number 1) (id f1944922-db51-4d47-ba40-1f8ae537805d)
Drug Offences (item number 1) (id 306d2dd4-65d0-41d9-a1bc-8d5e9ebbf548)
Irvine New Town (item number 1) (id 9e49c48d-f984-4640-9d2b-f79779b0335f)
Construction Industry (item number 1) (id 69f5a892-8703-4b5f-9024-7e05324975f8)
Roads (Expenditure) (item number 1) (id fed89afe-f1ed-4d99-80c0-cc8e29550bd9)
Prison Service (item number 1) (id 5c677f4f-7419-4007-a117-dfd4418fb12c)
Water Resources (item number 1) (id 5b1fa536-2947-4262-be47-df6d7c9b0bf0)
Rural Areas (item number 1) (id a92053b3-32d4-4c7f-92d8-45d9960c07ca)
Fines (item number 1) (id aa24a913-18b8-4d0e-abc0-f622e4f22637)
Scottish Development Agency (item number 1) (id e81b713d-e419-42ac-ba39-0c850b073f7b)
Migration (item number 1) (id 83185c78-8a55-4e4b-be32-aabb097b708d)
Land Register (item number 1) (id 43849a3a-abc4-4a81-bf2d-7b96446410be)
Teacher Training (item number 1) (id b2eca217-29b3-4462-90b0-9352d4add855)
Employment (Roads) (item number 1) (id 8c333206-63ca-4e14-bb77-f418f5508551)
Steel Industry (Hunterston) (item number 1) (id ab5f939f-8d83-40f1-b09b-3e9028c3a29d)

Social Services

Wives (item number 1) (id 554c5aeb-3690-4619-ab90-057a10bfb0e0)
Tyres (Departmental Purchases) (item number 1) (id f9c1f60a-899a-4bf3-b5b6-cafaf394dd01)
Children's Playgrounds (Accidents) (item number 1) (id be00a23c-326c-4093-a335-4f584a56a314)
Consultants (Earnings) (item number 1) (id f53b23c5-9025-4ee0-a2ae-3199cc3a30af)
Training Manual (Primary Care Team) (item number 1) (id 68be8a1a-0198-42da-a7fe-ebb41570a168)
Walsall (item number 1) (id d934d895-8706-498d-8532-f1728a447a53)
Medicines (Sales) (item number 1) (id 80d8c77c-2b6d-4865-8920-0b65db5d0c0e)
Disabled Persons (item number 1) (id de7cd8cf-2e12-4c57-8b32-45f6decd7389)
Handicapped Persons (item number 1) (id 6b6a1816-3c68-4140-8725-617ac1f3fa3a)
Royal Gloucestershire Hospital (item number 1) (id 36d3498d-2805-41ec-869e-67236704627b)
Home Visits (item number 1) (id c15782b0-5323-4cfd-ab64-e28393d0d9f7)
Psychiatric Patients (item number 1) (id 5e399221-6f99-40eb-8952-a3067aa0c609)
Dilke Hospital, Forest Of Dean (item number 1) (id d9c954e5-29ad-4805-a6ee-77e4acd61ab7)
Petrol (Lead Content) (item number 1) (id faba9615-f52f-44a0-9642-1caef276e270)
Invalidity Pensions (Housewives) (item number 1) (id 10116690-54fb-4e3c-94c6-47dbf2c5162e)
National Insurance Fund (item number 1) (id c502154d-6341-4ac7-b91b-1014446c066d)
Planning Returns (Circular Lassl(77)13) (item number 1) (id 46a11b17-d845-4987-9549-e26eba8e38af)
Birth Certificates (item number 1) (id f830f94e-768b-4c3d-a596-1ca3296e74c3)
Benefit Applications (Firemen) (item number 1) (id 2aaf2be1-b48e-4368-b0e4-4ef4464290d1)
Medical School Graduates (item number 1) (id 7bbc3d7f-0852-476a-b790-be65fd44ac92)
Prescription Dispensing (Rural Areas) (item number 1) (id c68d23b5-2c2e-48aa-8b2f-f921f6884b46)


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