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Seafarers (Pay)

Volume 986: debated on Wednesday 18 June 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade if, in view of the continuing racial discrimination in the payment of wages to seafarers on British flagships, he will put into effect the recommendations of the working group on the employment of non-domiciled seafarers to review progress after January of the current year with regard to ending such racial discrimination in pay; and if he will make a statement.

I have nothing to add to the answer given to the hon. Member for Hackney, Central (Mr. Davis) on Wednesday 14 May.—[Vol. 984, c. 491–92.]