Friday, 22 April 1921
The House met at Twelve of the Clock, Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair.
The VICE-CHAMBERLAIN OF THE HOUSEHOLD (Mr. Dudley Ward) reported His Majesty's Answer to the Address as followeth:
Colne Corporation Bill,
Sir SAMUEL ROBERTS reported from the Committee of Selection; That they had added the following Member to Standing Committee D: Mr. Charles Williams.
Sir SAMUEL ROBERTS further reported from the Committee; That they had discharged the following Member from the Joint Committee of Lords and Commons on Gas and Water Bills: Sir Reginald Blair; and...
Order for Second Reading read.
Motion made, and Question proposed, "That this House do now adjourn."—[Mr. Shortt.]
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