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European Community (Reform)

Volume 24: debated on Tuesday 25 May 1982

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asked the Prime Minister, if she is satisfied with the progress made by Her Majesty's Government in achieving reforms in the structure of the European Economic Community; and if she will make a statement.

Early this morning my right hon. Friend reached agreement with the other Community Foreign Ministers on a rebate of Britain's budget contribution in respect of 1982. Decisions on longer-term arrangements are to be taken by the end of November this year.