Friday, 20 April 1923
The House met at Eleven of the Clock, Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair
Essex County Council (Barking Bridge) Bill (King's Consent signified),
Major HAY: (by Private Notice)asked the Minister of Agriculture whether he can make any further announcement as to the decision of the Government with regard to the Report of the Agricultural...
Sir SAMUEL ROBERTS reported from the Committee of Selection That. they had discharged the following Member from Standing Committee A: Mr. Ford; and. had appointed in substitution: Mr. Skelton.
Sir SAMUEL ROBERTS further reported from the Committee; That they had discharged the following Member from Standing Committee B (added in respect of the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries Bill):...
Sir SAMUEL ROBERTS further reported from the Committee: That they had added the following Member to Standing Committee C (during the consideration of the Merchandise Marks Bill): Sir Arthur Churchman.
That they have passed a Bill, intituled, "An Act to confirm a Provisional Order under The Private Legislation Procedure (Scotland) Act, 1899, relating to the William Brown Nimmo Charitable...
Order for Second Reading read.
Read a Second time; and committed to a Standing Committee.
Ordered, "That Mr. Webb be discharged from the Select Committee on Public Accounts."
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