Orders of the Day — Pluralities Act, 1838 (Amendment) Measure, 1922.

– in the House of Commons on 25th July 1922.

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Photo of Mr Thomas Inskip Mr Thomas Inskip , Bristol Central

I beg to move, That, in accordance with the Church of England Assembly (Powers) Act, 1919, this House do direct that the Pluralities Act, 1838 (Amendment) Measure, 1922, be presented to His Majesty for Royal Assent. This Measure is to relieve the Privy Council of an Act of obsolete formalities enacted in the first year of Queen Victoria. The Privy Council, Bishops and Archbishops wish the formalities to be disposed of.

Resolved, That, in accordance with the Church of England Assembly (Powers) Act, 1919, this House do direct that the Pluralities Act, 1838 (Amendment) Measure, 1922, be presented to His Majesty for Royal Assent.

The remaining Orders uere read, and postponed.

Whereupon Mr. SPEAKER adjourned the House, without Question put, pursuant to the Order of the House this day.

Adjourned at a Quarter before Three o'Clock a.m.