Catalogue description Chancellor of the Exchequer's Office: Budget and Finance Bill Papers

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Reference: T 171
Title: Chancellor of the Exchequer's Office: Budget and Finance Bill Papers

Budget and finance bill papers of the Chancellor of the Exchequer's Office. There are also papers relating to parliamentary debates and to the Chancellor's speeches and broadcasts.

Also includes a series of numbered books which appear to have been compiled under the direction of H P Hamilton, a Private Secretary from 1912 to 1918.

It is the practice of the Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer to have the papers which accumulated during the preparation of a Budget and Finance Bill bound (and stamped with his or her initials) when the Bill finally becomes law.

Date: 1859-1980

Chronological within subject

Separated material:

Volumes 26, 35, 78, 79, 80, 90, 120, 177, 183, 196 and 198 are missing following transfer to the PRO.

Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: BC File series (from 1951)
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English
Physical description: 1457 files and volumes
Access conditions: Open unless otherwise stated
Immediate source of acquisition:

from 1962 Treasury

Accruals: Series is accruing

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