Equal Pay Bill

Scope and Content

This series consists of records relating to the implementation of the Equal Pay Bill in 1970. It includes:

-Submissions, consultations and correspondence. Many submissions were from prominent women's

organisations, including: The National Council of women; the National Board of Catholic Women; Medical Women's Federation; British Federation of University Women; Institute of Personal Management; Association of Headmistresses; The Young Women's Christian Association of Great Britain; Toc H Women's Association; National Joint Action Campaign Committee for Women's Equal Rights; The Cambridge University Women's Appointment Board; The Women's Liberal Federation; The National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs; The Association of Inner Wheel Clubs.

-An annotated copy of the Equal Pay Act 1970, chapter 41

- A leaflet from the National Joint Action Campaign Committee for Women's Equal Right

- A press cutting from The Times