HC Deb 19 February 1975 vol 886 c1417

Queen's Recommendation having been signified


That, for the purposes of any Act of the present Session to provide for grants to the National Coal Board to meet expenditure under a scheme providing for compensation for pneumoconiosis, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of moneys provided by Parliament of grants to the National Coal Board towards expenditure incurred by the Board under or for the purposes of the industry's pneumoconiosis compensation scheme, as defined in the said Act.—[Mr. Thomas Cox.]