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Official: Cabinet: papers 61 - 80., 02 Feb 1926 - 05 Mar 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/88

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later 1st Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, on the linen industry, the Merchandise Marks (Imported Goods) Bill, the British film industry and the report of the Food Council on short weight; George Lane-Fox, [later 1st Lord Bingley] Secretary for Mines, on the position of the coal industry; Sir Maurice Hankey, Secretary to the Cabinet, on bills to go before the Home Affairs Committee; Sir John Gilmour, Secretary for Scotland, on the Criminal Appeal (Scotland) Bill, and the Allotments (Scotland) Bill; a draft of the Criminal Appeal Bill; Walter Guinness [later 1st Lord Moyne], Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries; a draft of the Merchandise Marks Bill; Ronald McNeill [later 1st Lord Cushendun], Financial Secretary to the Treasury, on the Imperial War Graves (Endowment Fund) Bill; a draft of the Imperial War Graves Bill; a Board of Trade and Board of Customs and Excise memorandum on the iron and steel industry; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on the Re-Election of Ministers Bill, the report of the Luxury Tax Committee on betting duty, and the disqualification of those receiving poor relief from the vote; the Board of Trade Advisory Council's monthly review of the trade outlook; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for the Colonies, on the Palestine Loan Guarantee Bill; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on the Local Authorities (Emergency Provisions) Bill; a draft of the Local Authorities Bill; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on the Civil Service cost of living bonus; Wilfrid Ashley, Minister of Transport; a revised draft of the Electricity Supply Bill; a Ministry of Labour special report on unemployment; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on the Electricity Supply Bill.Also includes: the report by the Food Council on Short Weights and Measures in the Sale of Foodstuffs.Printed index at CHAR 22/106.


  • 02 Feb 1926 - 05 Mar 1926

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (96 folios, including pamphlets))

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