House of Commons debates

Friday, 23 March 1945

  • Preamble

    The House met at Eleven o'Clock

  • Prayers

    [Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]

    • Deaths of Members

      1 speech

      I regret to have now to inform the House of the deaths of Captain Robert Hamilton Bernays, Member for the Borough of Bristol (North Division), and John Dermot Campbell, Esquire, Member for the...

    • New Writ

      For the Borough of Newport, in the room of Sir Reginald Clarry, deceased.—[Mr. James Stuart.]

      Business of the House

      Ordered: That, notwithstanding the practice of the House, the Consolidated Fund (No. 3) Bill may be considered in Committee immediately after the Bill has been read a Second time."—[Mr. Eden.]


      Ordered: That Mr. Don. F. S. Henderson do attend the Committee of Privileges on Wednesday next, at Eleven o'clock"—[Mr. Eden.]

  • Hansard (Bound Volumes)

    3 speeches

    With regard to the question about the free issue of the bound volumes of HANSARD which was put to me yesterday, I wish to inform the House that I have decided that a free issue of the bound...

  • Adjournment

    House, at its rising this day, to adjourn till Tuesday next.—[Mr. James Stuart.]

  • Orders of the Day — CONSOLIDATED FUND (No. 3) BILL

    Order read for resuming Adjourned Debate on Question [22nd March], "That the Bill be now read a Second time."

  • Housing

    125 speeches

    11.8 a.m.

    • Adjournment

      Resolved: "That this House do now adjourn."—[Major A. S. L. Young.]

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Debates in the House of Commons are an opportunity for MPs from all parties to scrutinise government legislation and raise important local, national or topical issues.

And sometimes to shout at each other.

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