Drug Traffic.

Oral Answers to Questions — China. – in the House of Commons am ar 31 Gorffennaf 1935.

Danfonwch hysbysiad imi am ddadleuon fel hyn

Photo of Mr Neil Maclean Mr Neil Maclean , Glasgow Govan

10.

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether he has any information regarding the efficacy of the efforts to combat the manufacture and traffic in narcotics in the northern provinces of China?

Photo of Mr Samuel Hoare Mr Samuel Hoare , Chelsea

The Chinese Government have recently promulgated new regulations for the control of the drug traffic in the whole of China. His Majesty's Consular officers in China have been instructed to report on the efficacy of the new measures, but their reports have not yet been received.

Photo of Mr Neil Maclean Mr Neil Maclean , Glasgow Govan

Will the reports be published when they are received?

Photo of Mr Samuel Hoare Mr Samuel Hoare , Chelsea

I could not say offhand. I will look into the matter.