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Motion made, and Question put, "That the Proceedings on Government Business be exempted at this day's Sitting from the provisions of the Standing Order (Sittings of the House)."—[The Prime Minister.]

The House divided: Ayes, 251; Noes, 120.

Division No. 27.]AYES.[3.55 p.m.
Agg-Gardner, Sir James TynteBrown, Brig.-Gen. Clifton (Newbury)Craig, Capt. C. C. (Antrim, South)
Ainsworth, Captain CharlesBruton, Sir JamesCraik, Rt. Hon. Sir Henry
Alexander, E. E. (Leyton, East)Buckingham, Sir H.Crook, C. W. (East Ham, North)
Allen, Lieut.-Col. Sir William JamesBuckley, Lieut.-Colonel A.Curzon, Captain Viscount
Amery, Rt. Hon. Leopold C. M. S.Bull, Rt. Hon. Sir William JamesDavidson, J C. C. (Hemel Hempstead)
Apsley, LordBurn, Col. C. R. (Devon, Torquay)Davidson, Major-General Sir J. H.
Ashley, Lt.-Col. Wilfrid W.Burney, Com. (Middx., Uxbridge)Davies, Alfred Thomas (Lincoln)
Baird, Rt. Hon. Sir John LawrenceButcher, Sir John GeorgeDavison, Sir W. H. (Kensington, S.)
Baldwin, Rt. Hon. StanleyButt, Sir AlfredDawson, Sir Philip
Balfour, George (Hampstead)Button, H. S.Dixon, C. H. (Rutland)
Banbury, Rt. Hon. Sir Frederick G.Cadogan, Major EdwardDoyle, N. Grattan
Banks, MitchellCautley, Henry StrotherEdmondson, Major A. J.
Barlow, Rt. Hon. Sir MontagueCayzer, Sir C. (Chester, City)Ednam, Viscount
Barnett, Major Richard W.Cecil, Rt. Hon. Sir Evelyn (Aston)Elliot, Capt. Walter E. (Lanark)
Becker, HarryCecil, Rt. Hon. Lord H. (Ox. Univ.)Erskine, Lord (Weston-super-Mare)
Bell, Lieut.-Col. W. C. H. (Devizes)Chamberlain, Rt. Hn. J. A. (Birm, W.)Erskine-Boist, Captain C.
Bennett, Sir T. J. (Sevenoaks)Churchman, Sir ArthurEvans, Capt. H. Arthur (Leicester, E.)
Berry, Sir GeorgeClay, Lieut.-Colonel H. H. SpenderEvans, Ernest (Cardigan)
Betterton, Henry B.Coates, Lt.-Col. NormanEyres-Monsell, Com. Bolton M.
Birchall, Major J. DearmanCobb, Sir CyrilFalcon, Captain Michael
Blundell, F. N.Cockerill, Brigadier-General G. K.Falle, Major Sir Bertram Godfray
Bowyer, Capt. G. E. W.Colfox, Major Wm. PhillipsFermor-Hesketh, Major T.
Boyd-Carpenter, Major A.Colvin, Brig. General Richard BealeFisher, Rt. Hon. Herbert A. L.
Brass, Captain W.Conway, Sir W. MartinFlanagan, W. H.
Brassey, Sir LeonardCope, Major WilliamFord, Patrick Johnston
Bridgeman, Rt. Hon. William CliveCotts, Sir William Dingwall MitchellForeman, Sir Henry
Brittain, Sir HarryCourthope, Lieut.-Col. George L.Foxcroft, Captain Charles Talbot
Fraser, Major Sir KeithLamb, J. O.Reynolds, W. G. W.
Frece, Sir Waller deLane-Fox, Lieut.-Colonel G. R.Rhodes, Lieut.-Col. J. P.
Fremantie, Lieut.-Colonel Francis E.Law, Rt. Hon. A. B. (Glasgow, C.)Richardson, Sir Alex. (Gravesend)
Furness, G. J.Lewis, Thomas A.Roberts, Samuel (Hereford, Hertford)
Ganzoni, Sir JohnLloyd, Cyril E. (Dudley)Roberts, Rt. Hon. Sir S. (Ecclesall)
Gardiner, JamesLloyd-Greame, Rt. Hon. Sir PhilipRobertson, J. O. (Islington. W.)
Gates, PercyLorimer, H. D.Rogerson, Capt. J. E.
Gaunt, Rear-Admiral Sir Guy R.Lowe, Sir Francis WilliamRoundell, Colonel R. F.
George, Rt. Hon. David LloydLoyd, Arthur Thomas (Abingdon)Ruggles-Brise, Major E.
George, Major G. L. (Pembroke)Lumley, L. R.Russell, Alexander West (Tynemouth)
Goff, Sir R. ParkM'Connell, Thomas E.Russell, William (Bolton)
Gray, Harold (Cambridge)McCurdy, Rt. Hon. Charles A.Russell-Wells, Sir Sydney
Greene, Lt.-Col. Sir W. (Hackn'y, N.)Macdonald, Sir Murdoch (Inverness)Samuel, A. M. (Surrey, Farnham)
Grigg, Sir EdwardMacnaghten, Hon. Sir MalcolmSanders, Rt. Hon. Sir Robert A.
Guinness, Lieut.-Col. Hon. W. E.Macnamara, Rt. Hon. Dr. T. J.Sanderson, Sir Frank B.
Guthrie, Thomas MauleMcNeill, Ronald (Kent, Canterbury)Sandon, Lord
Gwynne, Rupert S.Macpherson, Rt. Hon. James I.Sassoon, Sir Philip Albert Gustave D.
Hacking, Captain Douglas H.Makins, Brigadier-General E.Scott, Sir Leslie (Liverp'l, Exchange)
Hall, Lieut.-Col. Sir F. (Dulwich)Malone, Major P. B. (Tottenham, S.)Shakespeare, G. H.
Hall, Rr-Adml Sir W.(LIv'p'I, W.D'by)Margesson, H. D. R.Sinclair, Sir A.
Halstead, Major D.Martin, A. E. (Essex, Romford)Skelton, A. N.
Hamilton, Sir George C, (Altrlncham)Mercer, Colonel H.Somerville, A. A. (Windsor)
Hannon, Patrick Joseph HenryMilne, J. S. WardlawSomerville, Daniel (Barrow-in-Furness)
Harmsworth, Hon. E. C. (Kent)Mitchell, W. F. (Saffron Walden)Sparkes, H. W.
Harrison, F. C.Mitchell, Sir W. Lane (Streatham)Steel, Major S. Strang
Harvey, Major S. E.Molson, Major John ElsdaleStewart, Gershorn (Wirral)
Hawke, John AnthonyMoore, Major-General Sir Newton J.Stott, Lt.-Col. W. H.
Hay, Major T. W. (Norfolk, South)Morden, Col. W. GrantStrauss, Edward Anthony
Henderson, Sir T. (Roxburgh)Morrison, Hugh (Wilts, Salisbury)Stuart, Lord C. Crichton-
Henn, Sir Sydney H.Morrison-Bell, Major A. C. (Honiton)Sueter, Rear-Admiral Murray Fraser
Hennessy, Major J. R. G.Murchison, C. K.Thomas, Brig.-Gen. Sir O. (Anglesey)
Herbert, Col. Hon. A. (Yeovil)Newman, Colonel J. R. P. (Finchley)Thomson, F. C. (Aberdeen, South)
Herbert, S. (Scarborough)Newman, Sir R. H. S. D. L. (Exeter)Tryon, Rt. Hon. George Clement
Hewett, Sir J. P.Newson, Sir Percy WilsonTubbs, S. W.
Hiley, Sir ErnestNewton, Sir D. G. C. (Cambridge)Turton, Edmund Russborough
Hinds, JohnNicholson, Brig.-Gen. J. (Westminster)Vaughan-Morgan, Col. K. P.
Hoare, Lieut.-Colonel Sir S. J. GNicholson, William G. (Petersfield)Wallace, Captain E.
Hogg, Rt. Hon. Sir D. (St. Marylebone)Nield, Sir HerbertWard, Col- L. (Kingston-upon-Hull)
Holbrook, Sir Arthur RichardNorton-Griffiths, Lieut.-Col. Sir JohnWaring, Major Walter
Hood, Sir JosephOrmsby-Gore, Hon. WilliamWatts, Dr. T. (Man., Withington)
Hopkins, John W. W.Paget, T. G.Wells, S. R.
Horne, Sir R. S. (Glasgow, Hillhead)Parker, Owen (Kettering)Wheler, Col. Granville C. H.
Houston, Sir Robert PattersonParry, Lieut.-Colonel Thomas HenryWhite, Lt.-Col. G. D. (Southport)
Howard, Capt. D. (Cumberland, N.)Pease, Rt. Hon. Herbert PikeWhitla, Sir William
Howard-Bury, Lieut-Col. C. K.Pennefather, De FonblanqucWilson, Col. M J. (Richmond)
Hudson, Capt. A.Penny, Frederick GeorgeWindsor, Viscount
Hume, G. H.Percy, Lord Eustace (Hastings)Winterton, Earl
Hurd, Percy A.Perring, William GeorgeWise, Frederick
Hutchison, W. (Kelvingrove)Philipson, H. H.Wolmer, Viscount
Inskip, Sir Thomas Walker H.Pilditch, Sir PhilipWood, Rt. Hn. Edward F. L. (Ripon)
Jackson, Lieut.-Colonel Hon. F. S.Pownall, Lieut.-Colonel AsshetonWorthington-Evans, Rt. Hon. Sir L.
James, Lieut.-Colonel Hon. CuthbertPrivett, F. J.Yate, Colonel Sir Charles Edward
Jarrett, G. W. S.Raeburn, Sir William H.Yerburgh, R. D. T.
Jodrell, Sir Neville PaulRawlinson, John Frederick PeelYoung, Rt. Hon. E. H. (Norwich)
Johnson, Sir L. (Walthamstow, E.)Rawson, Lieut.-Com. A. C.
Joynson-Hicks, Sir WilliamHeld, Capt. A. S. C. (Warrington)TELLERS FOR THE AYES—
King, Captain Henry DouglasReid, D. D. (County Down)Colonel Gibbs and Major Barnston.
Kinloch-Cooke, Sir ClementRemnant, Sir James
NOES.
Adamson, W. M. (Staff., Cannock)Collins, Sir Godfrey (Greenock)Hardie, George D.
Alexander, A. V. (Sheffield, Hillibro')Collison, LevlHarris, Percy A.
Attlee, C. R.Cowan, D. M. (Scottish Universities)Hay, Captain J. P. (Cathcart)
Barker, G. (Monmouth, Abertillery)Darblshire, C. W.Hayday, Arthur
Barnes, A.Davies, Evan (Ebbw Vale)Henderson, T. (Glasgow)
Batey, JosephDuncan, C.Hill, A.
Benn, Captain Wedgwood (Leith)Dunnico, H.Hirst, G. H.
Berkeley, Captain ReginaldEdmonds, G.Hodge, Rt. Hon. John
Bonwick, A.Edwards, C. (Monmouth, Bedwellty)Hogge, James Myles
Bowdler, W. A.Entwistle, Major C. F.Jenkins, W. (Glamorgan, Neath)
Briant, FrankFalconer, J.Johnston, Thomas (Stirling)
Broad, F. A.Foot, IsaacJones, J. J. (West Ham, Silvertown)
Brotherton, J.Graham, D. M. (Hamilton)Jones, T. I. Mardy (Pontypridd)
Brown, James (Ayr and Bute)Graham, W. (Edinburgh, Central)Jowett, F. W. (Bradford, East)
Buchanan, G.Gray, Frank (Oxford)Kenworthy, Lieut.-Commander J. M.
Buckle, J.Greenwood, A. (Nelson and Colne)Kirkwood, D.
Burgess, S.Grenfell, D. R. (Glamorgan)Lambert, Rt. Hon. George
Burnie, Major J. (Bootle)Groves, T.Lansbury, George
Buxton, Noel (Norfolk, North)Grundy, T. W.Leach, W.
Cairns, JohnHall, F. (York, W. R., Normanton)Lee, F.
Chapple, W. A.Hall, G. H. (Merthyr Tydvll)Linfield, F. C.
Charleton, H. C.Hamilton, Sir R. (Orkney & Shetland)McLaren, Andrew
Clarke, Sir E. C.Hancock, John GeorgeMarch, S.
Marshall, Sir Arthur H.Richards, R.Stewart, J. (St. Rollox)
Martin, F. (Aberd'n & Kinc'dine, E.)Riley, BenThorne, G. R. (Wolverhampton, E.)
Mathew, C. J.Roberts, Frederick O, (W. Bromwich)Thornton, M.
Maxton, JamesRobinson, W. C. (York, Elland)Wedgwood, Colonel Josiah C.
Middleton, G.Rose, Frank H.Westwood, J.
Morrison, R. C. (Tottenham, N.)Royce, William StapletonWheatley, J.
Mosley, OswaldSaklatvala, S.White, Charles F. (Derby, Western)
Muir, John W.Salter, Dr. A.Wignall, James
Murnin, H.Scrymgeour, E.Williams, David (Swansea, E.)
Murray, R. (Renfrew, Western)Shaw, Hon, Alex. (Kilmarnock)Williams, Dr. J. H. (Llanelly)
Nichol, RobertShinwell, EmanuelWilliams, T. (York, Don Valley)
O'Connor, Thomas P.Short, Alfred (Wednesbury)Wilson, C. H. (Sheffield, Attercliffe)
Oliver, George HaroldSimon, Rt. Hon. Sir JohnWintringham, Margaret
Paling, W.Simpson, J. HopeWood, Major M. M. (Aberdeen, C.)
Phillipps, VivianSmith, H. B. Lees (Keighley)Young, Robert (Lancaster, Newton;
Ponsonby, ArthurSnowden, Philip
Potts, John S.Spencer, H. H. (Bradford, S.)TELLERS FOR THE NOES.—
Pringle, W. M. R.Stephen, CampbellMr. Lunn and Mr. Morgan Jones.