§ 64. Mr. Parker
asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what steps are being taken to abolish indentured labour in the British Solomon Islands Protectorate; and what alternative source of labour is contemplated.
§ Mr. Rees-Williams
No steps have yet been taken to abolish in this territory the system of indentured or contract labour204W The possibility of replacing it with a system involving the settlement of married labourers' in villages is now being examined by the High Commissioner.