Friday, 13 February 1948
The House met al Eleven o'Clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
As amended, considered.
Amendment made: In page 3, line 25, after "period," insert: or in the first six months of any quota period."—[Mr. Belcher.]
I beg to move, in page 3, line 38, to leave out "subsection (1)." This Amendment gives effect to a promise made during the Committee stage, It will remove from the Bill the provisions which...
Amendment made: In page 5, line 5, leave out "year", and insert "quota period"—[Mr. H. Wilson.]
I beg to move, in page 5, line 45, at the end to insert: Provided that nothing in this subsection shall render unlawful an agreement between a renter and an exhibitor for the delivery as...
I beg to move, in page 6, line 20, to leave out "five," and to insert "seven."
I beg to move, in page 7, line 29, at the end, to insert: (3)References in any enactment to the principal Act shall, unless the context otherwise requires, be construed as references to that Act...
I beg to move, in page 8, line 18, at the end, to insert: and for the words 'that year,' there shall be substituted the words 'that period'.
Considered in Committee.
I beg to move, in page 1, line 22, after the first "as," to insert, "or as having been." This is a drafting Amendment, and seeks to safeguard the interests of women who have served, are serving,...
Women who join the forces under this Act shall be entitled to resign from the Forces on giving twenty-eight days' notice.—[Mr. Emrys Hughes.]
Considered in Committee under Standing Order No. 69.—(King's Recommendation signified.)
Motion made and Question proposed, "That this House do now adjourn."—[Mr. Joseph Henderson.]
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