§ 65. Sir J. Lucas
asked the Minister of Labour what penalties may be enforced 32W against workers under the Essential Word. Order who refuse to handle perishable foodstuffs.
§ Mr. Isaacs
No special penalties are provided for refusal to handle perishable food. The maximum penalty, on summary conviction, for failure to comply with a reasonable and lawful order is imprisonment for three months or a fine not exceeding £100, or both.