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Industrial Democracy

Volume 957: debated on Thursday 9 November 1978

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade (1) how many trade unions have responded to the White Paper on industrial democracy; and how many of them have rejected the proposals for worker directors;(2) how many commercial and industrial organisations have responded to the White Paper on industrial democracy; and how many of them have rejected the proposals for worker directors;(3) which organisations support the idea of worker directors.

My Department has received representations on the White Paper on industrial democracy from the TUC, the CBI, the British Institute of Management, the Institute of Directors and about 70 organisations and firms. It is for the bodies concerned to decide whether their representations are for the public record.