§ 17. Mr. Norman Lamont
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what further consultations he has now had with the Confederation of British Indus. try and the Trades Union Congress on 57W possible new machinery for conciliation and arbitration.
§ Mr. Maurice Macmillan
I hope that discussions on the proposals will take place shortly between the Government, the Confederation of British Industry and the Trades Union Congress.
§ Mr. Chichester-Clark
The Government hope shortly to discuss the proposals with the Confederation of British Industry and the Trades Union Congress. As has been made clear, we are ready to welcome constructive ideas for improving ways of settling disputes peacefully.