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Official: Cabinet: Legislation Committee (Trade Union Bill): papers 18 - 30., 30 Jul 1926 - 18 Mar 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/133

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on the Trade Unions, including: the draft 2nd report of the committee; the proposals of the Engineering and Allied Employers' National Federation, and the National Confederation of Employers' Organisations on amendments to Trade Union law; Donald Fergusson [Private Secretary to WSC] on the proposals of the National Union of Manufacturers; Henry Betterton [later 1st Lord Rushcliffe], Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Labour, on his meetings with representatives of the National Union of Manufacturers, and of the Railway Companies Association; revised drafts of the Strikes and Trade Unions Bill and the Trade Unions and Trade Disputes Bill; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on peaceful picketing; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on the Trade Unions and Trade Disputes Bill, and the Minister of Health [Neville Chamberlain]'s amendments to it; notes on the Railway Companies' views; Neville Chamberlain on the Trade Unions Bill.


  • Creation: 30 Jul 1926 - 18 Mar 1927

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1 item(s) (1 file (89 loose folios, including pamphlets))

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Former / Other Reference

L (26) 18 - L (26) 30

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