Fiji (Legislative Council).

Oral Answers to Questions — Inter-Allied Debts. – in the House of Commons on 12th December 1922.

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Photo of Captain Reginald Berkeley Captain Reginald Berkeley , Nottingham Central

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asked the Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies whether he will consider measures for the purpose of extending the system of representative government in the Colony of Fiji by giving the elected members of the Legislative Council equality in number with the official members?

Photo of Mr William Ormsby-Gore Mr William Ormsby-Gore , Stafford

The constitution of the Legislative Council of Fiji is at present under consideration by the Secretary of State, and the question of an increase in the number of unofficial members will not be overlooked.