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Official: Cabinet: Northern Ireland Unemployment Insurance Committee., 23 Mar 1925 - 05 Nov 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/75

Scope and Contents

Includes papers from various individuals on unemployment insurance in Northern Ireland, including: minutes and conclusions of the committee; Wilfrid Spender [Head of the Civil Service, Northern Ireland]; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour; the report of the sub-committee on the amalgamation of social services; a draft of the Unemployment Insurance (Northern Ireland Agreement) Bill; Sir James Craig [Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, later 1st Lord Craigavon], on unemployment insurance and extending the Widows, Orphans and Old Age Contributory Pensions Bill to Northern Ireland (2); Sir Otto Niemeyer [Controller of Finance, Treasury] on the powers of the joint exchequer board; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on the extension of the Widows etc. Pensions Bill; Gilbert Upcott [Deputy Controller, Treasury] on the Widows etc. Bill; 7th Lord Londonderry [leader of the Senate, Government of Northern Ireland, earlier Lord Castlereagh]; notes by WSC, [Chancellor of the Exchequer] on unemployment insurance and the amalgamation of social services.


  • Creation: 23 Mar 1925 - 05 Nov 1925

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (114 folios))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

NIU (25) 1st-2nd minutes; 3rd-5th conclusions; NIU (25) 1-3

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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