Privy Council (Judicial Committee).

Oral Answers to Questions — Unemployment. – in the House of Commons on 11th November 1929.

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Photo of Sir Kingsley Wood Sir Kingsley Wood , Woolwich West

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asked the Under-Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs whether he has received any communication from any of the Dominions in relation to the right of appeal to the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council?

Photo of Mr Arthur Ponsonby Mr Arthur Ponsonby , Sheffield, Brightside

The answer is in the negative.

Photo of Sir William Davison Sir William Davison , Kensington South

Has the hon. Gentleman seen a number of recent statements by Ministers of the Irish Free State saying that they could not recognise the authority of the Privy Council to set aside judgments of the Irish Courts?

Photo of Mr Arthur Ponsonby Mr Arthur Ponsonby , Sheffield, Brightside

That in no way alters my reply.