Road Fund.

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Motion made, and Question put, That a sum, not exceeding £7,000,000, be granted to His Majesty, to defray the Charge which will come in course of payment during the year ending on the 31st day of March, 1932, for Advances to the Road Fund.

The Committee divided: Ayes, 269; Noes, 208.

Division No. 502.]AYES.[10.45 p.m.
Acland-Troyte, Lieut. ColonelCooper, A. DuffGunston, Captain D. W.
Ainsworth, Lieut.-Col. CharlesCourthope, Colonel Sir G. L.Hacking, Rt. Hon. Douglas H.
Aitchison, Rt. Hon. Craigle M.Cowan, D. M.Hamilton, Sir R. (Orkney & Zetland)
Albery, Irving JamesCranborne, ViscountHammersley, S. S.
Allen, Sir J. Sandeman (Llverp'I., W.)Crichton-Stuart, Lord C.Hanbury, C.
Amery, Rt. Hon. Leopold C. M. S.Croft, Brigadier-General Sir H.Hannon, Patrick Joseph Henry
Ashley, Lt.-Col. Rt. Hon. Wilfrid W.Crookshank, Capt. H. C.Harbord, A.
Aske, Sir RobertCroom-Johnson, R. P.Harris, Percy A.
Astor, Maj. Hn. John J. (Kent, Dover)Culverwell, C. T. (Bristol, West)Hartington, Marquess of
Atholl, Duchess ofCunliffe-Lister, Rt. Hon. Sir PhilipHarvey, Major S. E. (Devon, Totnes)
Atkinson, C.Dalkeith, Earl ofHenderson, Capt. R. R. (Oxf'd, Henley)
Baldwin, Rt. Hon. Stanley (Bewdley)Dairymple-White, Lt.-Col. Sir GodfreyHennessy, Major Sir G. R. J.
Balfour, George (Hampstead)Davidson, Rt. Hon. J. (Hertford)Hills, Major Rt. Hon. John Waller
Balniel, LordDavies, Dr. VernonHope, Sir Harry (Forfar)
Beamish, Rear-Admiral T. P. H.Davies, E. C. (Montgomery)Hore-Belisha, Leslie
Beaumont, M. W.Davies, Maj. Geo. F. (Somerset, Yeovil)Horne, Rt. Hon. Sir Robert S.
Bellairs, Commander CartyonDavison, Sir W. H. (Kensington, S.)Howard-Bury, Colonel C. K.
Bennett, Sir E. N. (Cardiff, Central)Dawson, Sir PhilipHudson, Capt. A. U. M. (Hackney, N.)
Betterton, Sir Henry B.Despencer-Robertson, Major J. A. F.Hurd, Percy A.
Bevan, S. J. (Holborn)Dixon, Captain Rt. Hon. HerbertHurst, Sir Gerald B.
Birchall, Major Sir John DearmanDuckworth, G. A. V.Hutchison, Maj.-Gen. Sir R.
Birkett, W. NormanDudgeon, Major C. R.Inskip, Sir Thomas
Blindell, JamesDugdale, Capt. T. L.Jones, Llewellyn-, F.
Boothby, R. J. G.Eden, Captain AnthonyJones, Sir G. W. H. (Stoke New'gton)
Bowater, Col. Sir T. VansittartEdge, Sir WilliamJones, Henry Haydn (Merioneth)
Bowyer, Captain sir George E. W.Edmondson, Major A. J.Jones, Rt. Hon. Leif (Camborne)
Braithwaite, Major A. N.Elliot, Major Walter E.Jowitt, Rt. Hon. Sir W. A. (Preston)
Briscoe, Richard GeorgeElmley, ViscountKedward, R. M. (Kent, Ashford)
Broadbent, Colonel J.Erskine, Lord (Somerset, Weston.-s. M.)Kindersley, Major G. M.
Brown, Col. D. C. (N'th'l'd., Hexham)Evans, Capt. Ernest (Welsh Univer.)Knight, Holford
Brown, Ernest (Leith)Everard, W. LindsayKnox, Sir Alfred
Brown, Brig.-Gen. H. C. (Berks, Newb'y)Falle, Sir Bertram G.Lamb, Sir J. Q.
Buchan, JohnFerguson, Sir JohnLane Fox, Col. Rt. Hon. George R.
Buchan-Hepburn, P. G. T.Fielden, E. B.Latham, H. P. (Scarboro & Whitby)
Bullock, Captain MalcolmFison, F. G. ClaveringLaw, Sir Alfred (Derby, High Peak)
Burgin, Dr. E. L.Foot, IsaacLeighton, Major B. E. P.
Burton. Colonel H. WFord, Sir p. J.Lewis, Oswald (Colchester)
Butler, R. A.Forestler-Walker, Sir L.Llewellin, Major J. J.
Cadogan, Major Hen. EdwardFremantle, Lieut.-Colonel Francis E.Locker-Lampson, Rt. Hon. Godfrey
Caine, Hall-, DerwentGalbraith, J. F. W.Locker-Lampson, Com. O. (Handsw'th)
Campbell, E. T.Gauit, Lieut.-Col. A. HamiltonLockwood, Captain J. H.
Carver, Major W. H.George, Major G. Lloyd (Pembroke)Long, Major Hon. Eric
Castle Stewart, Earl ofGeorge, Megan Lloyd (Angiesea)Lovat-Fraser, J. A.
Cautley, Sir Henry S.Gillett, George M.Lymington, Viscount
Cayzar, Sir C. (Chester, City)Gilmour, Lt.-Col. Rt. Hon. Sir JohnMcConnell, Sir Joseph
Cayzer, Maj. Sir Herbt. R. (Prtsmth, S.)Glyn, Major R. G. C.MacDonald, Malcolm (Bassetlaw)
Cazalet, Captain Victor A.Gower, Sir RobertMacdonald, Sir M. (Inverness)
Chadwick, Capt. Sir Robert BurtonGraham, Fergus (Cumberland, N.)Maclean, Sir Donald (Cornwall, N.)
Chamberlain, Rt. Hn. Sir J. A. (Birm., W.)Granville, E.Macpherson, Rt. Hon. James I.
Christie, J. A.Grattan-Doyle, Sir N.Macquisten, F. A.
Clydesdale, Marquess ofGray, MilnerMaltland, A. (Kent, Faversham)
Cobb, Sir CyrilGreaves-Lord, Sir WalterMakins, Brigadier-General E.
Cohen, Major J. BruneiGreene, W. P. CrawfordMargesson, Captain H. D.
Colfox, Major William PhilipGrenfell, Edward C. (City of London)Marjoribanks, Edward
Colman, N. C. D.Gretton, Colonel Rt. Hon. JohnMason, Colonel Glyn K.
Colville, Major D. J.Griffith, F. Kingsley (Middlesbro'W.)Merriman, Sir F. Boyd
Conway, Sir W. MartinGritten, W. G. HowardMillar, J. D.
Milne, Wardlaw-, J. S.Roberts, Sir Samuel (Ecclesall)Stuart, Hon. J. (Moray and Nairn)
Mitchell, Sir W. Lane (Streatham)Robinson, Sir T. (Lanes, Stretford)Sueter, Rear-Admiral M. F.
Monsell, Eyres, Com. Rt. Hon. Sir B.Rodd, Rt. Hon. Sir James RennellTaylor, Vice-Admiral E. A.
Moore, Lieut.-Colonel T. C. R. (Ayr)Rosbotham, D. S. T.Thomas, Rt. Hon. J. H. (Derby)
Morris, Rhys HopkinsRoss, Ronald D.Thomas, Major L. B. (King's Norton)
Morrison, W. S. (Glos., Cirencester)Rothschild, J. deThompson, Luke
Muirhead, A. J.Ruggies-Brise, Colonel E.Thomson, Sir F.
Nail-Cain, A. R. N.Runciman, Rt. Hon. WalterThomson, Mitchell-, Rt. Hon. Sir W.
Newman, Sir R. H. S. D. L. (Exeter)Russell, Alexander West (Tynemouth)Titchfield, Major the Marquess of
Newton, Sir D. G. C. (Cambridge)Russell, Richard John (Eddisbury)Todd, Capt. A. J.
Nicholson, O. (Westminster)Salmon, Major I.Train, J.
Nicholson, Col. Rt. Hn. W. G. (Ptrsf'ld)Samuel, A. M. (Surrey, Farnham)Tryon, Rt. Hon. George Clement
O'Connor, T. J.Samuel Rt. Hon. Sir H. (Darwen)Turton, Robert Hugh
Oliver, P. M. (Man., Blackley)Samuel, Samuel (W'dsworth, Putney)Vaughan-Morgan, Sir Kenyon
Oman, Sir Charles William C.Sandeman, Sir N. StewartWallace, Capt. D. E. (Hornsey)
Ormsby-Gore, Rt. Hon. WilliamSavery, S. S.Ward, Lieut.-Col. Sir A. Lambert
Owen, Major G. (Carnarvon)Scott, JamesWaterhouse, Captain Charles
Penny, Sir GeorgeShakespeare, Geoffrey H.Wayland, Sir William A
Percy, Lord Eustace (Hastings)Shepperson, Sir Ernest WhlttomeWells, Sydney R.
Perkins, W. R. D.Simon, E. D. (Manch'ter, Withington)White, H. G.
Peters, Dr. Sidney JohnSimon, Rt. Hon. Sir JohnWilliams, Charles (Devon, Torquay)
Peto, Sir Basil E. (Devon, Barnstaple)Sinclair, Rt. Hon. sir A. (Caithness)Wilson, G. H. A. (Cambridge U.)
Power, Sir John CecilSkelton, A. N.Windsor-Clive, Lieut.-Colonel George
Preston, Sir Walter RuebenSmith, R. W. (Aberd'n & Kinc'dine, C.)Withers, Sir John James
Pybus, Percy JohnSmith-Carington, Neville W.Wolmer, Rt. Hon. Viscount
Ramsay, T. B. WilsonSmithers, WaldronWomersley, W. J.
Ramsbotham, H.Somerset, ThomasWood, Rt. Hon. Sir Kingsley
Rawson, Sir CooperSomerville, A. A. (Windsor)Wood, Major McKenzie (Banff)
Reid, David D. (County Down)Somerville, D. G. (Willesden, East)Wright, Brig.-Gen. W. D. (Tavist'k)
Renter, John R.Southby, Commander A. R. JYoung, Rt. Hon. Sir Hilton
Reynolds, Sir Gervals S.Spender-Clay, Colonel H.
Reynolds, Col. Sir JamesStanley, Lord (Fylde)TELLERS FOR THE AYES.
Rhys, Hon. C. A. U.Stanley, Hon. O. (Westmorland)Mr. Glassey and Sir Victor
Richardson, Sir P. W. (Sur'y, Ch'te'y)Stewart, W. J. (Belfast, South)Warrender.
NOES.
Adamson, Rt. Hon. W. (Fife, West)Forgan, Dr. RobertLawson, John James
Adamson, W. M. (Staff., Cannock)Gardner, B. W. (West Ham, Upton)Lawther, W. (Barnard Castle)
Alpass, J. H.Gibbins, JosephLeach, W.
Amnion, Charles GeorgeGibson, H. M. (Lanes, M[...]ssley)Lee, Frank (Derby, N. E.)
Arnott, JohnGill, T. H.Lee, Jennie (Lanark, Northern)
Attlee, Clement RichardGossling, A. G.Leonard, W.
Ayles, WalterGraham, D. M. (Lanark, Hamilton)Lewis, T. (Southampton)
Baker, John (Wolverhampton, Bilston)Graham, Rt. Hon. Wm. (Edin., Cent.)Logan, David Gilbert
Baldwin, Oliver (Dudley)Greenwood, Rt. Hon. A. (Coine)Longbottom, A. W.
Barr, JamesGrenfell, D. R. (Glamorgan)Longden, F.
Batey, JosephGriffiths, T. (Monmouth, Pontypool)Lunn, William
Bennett, William (Battersea, South)Groves, Thomas E.Macdonald, Gordon (Ince)
Bowen, J. W.Grundy, Thomas W.McElwee, A.
Bowerman, Rt. Hon. Charles W.Hall, F. (York, W.R., Normanton)McEntee, V. L.
Broad, Francis AlfredHall, G. H. (Merthyr Tydvil)McKinlay, A.
Brockway, A. FennerHall, J. H. (Whitechapel)MacLaren, Andrew
Bromley, J.Hardle, David (Rutherglen)Maclean, Nell (Glasgow, Govan)
Brooke, W.Hardle, G. D. (Springburn)MacNeill-Weir, L.
Brothers, M.Haycock, A. W.McShane, John James
Brown, C. W. E. (Notts, Mansfield)Hayes, John HenryMalone, C. L'Estrange (N'thampton)
Brown, Rt. Hon. J. (South Ayrshire)Henderson, Right Hon. A. (Burnley)Manning, E. L.
Brown, W. J. (Wolverhampton, West)Henderson, Arthur, Junr. (Cardiff, S.)Mansfield, W.
Buchanan, G.Henderson, Joseph (Ardwick)Marcus, M.
Burgess, F. G.Henderson, Thomas (Glasgow)Marley, J.
Buxton, C. R. (Yorks, W. R. Elland)Henderson, W. W. (Middx., Enfield)Marshall, Fred
Cameron, A. G.Harriotts, J.Mathers, George
Cape, ThomasHirst, G. H. (York W. R. Wentworth)Maxton, James
Carter, W. (St. Pancras, S. W.)Hirst, W. (Bradford, South)Messer, Fred
Charleton, H. C.Hudson, James H. (Huddersfield)Middleton, G.
Chater, DanielIsaacs, GeorgeMills, J. E.
Clarke, J. S.Jenkins, Sir WilliamMilner, Major J.
Cluse, W. S.John, William (Rhondda, West)Morgan, Dr. H. B.
Cocks, Frederick SeymourJohnston, Rt. Hon. ThomasMorley, Ralph
Compton, JosephJones, J. J. (West Ham, Silvertown)Morrison, Rt. Hon. H. (Hackney, S.)
Cripps, Sir StaffordJones, Morgan (Caerphilly)Mort, D. L.
Daggar, GeorgeJowett, Rt. Hon. F. W.Muff, G.
Dallas, GeorgeKelly, W. T.Muggeridge, H. T.
Dalton, HughKennedy, Rt. Hon. ThomasMurnin, Hugh
Davies, D. L. (Pontypridd)Kenworthy, Lt.-Com. Hon. Joseph M.Naylor, T. E.
Day, HarryKinley, J.Noel-Buxton, Baroness (Norfolk, M.)
Dukes, C.Kirkwood, D.Oldfield, J. R.
Dunnico, H.Lansbury, Rt. Hon. GeorgeOliver, George Harold (Ilkeston)
Ede, James ChuterLathan, G. (Sheffield, Park)Owen, H. F. (Hereford)
Edmunds, J. E.Law, Albert (Bolton)Palin, John Henry
Edwards, C. (Monmouth, Bedwellty)Law, A. (Rossendale)Palmer, E. T.
Edwards, E. (Morpeth)Lawrence, SusanParkinson, John Allen (Wigan)
Egan, W. H.Lawrie, Hugh Hartley (Stalybridge)Pethick-Lawrence, F. W.
Phillips, Dr. MarionShinwell, E.Walker, J.
Pole, Major D. G.Short, Alfred (Wednesbury)Wallace, H. w.
Potts, John S.Simmons, C. J.Watkins, F. C.
Qulbell, D. J. K.Sinkinson, GeorgeWatson, W. M. (Dunfermline)
Raynes, W. R.Sitck, Charles H.Wellock, Wilfred
Richards, R.Smith, Ben (Bermondsey, Rotherhithe)Welsh, James (Paisley)
Richardson, R. (Houghton-le-Spring)Smith, Frank (Nuneaton)Welsh, James C. (Coatbridge)
Riley, Ben (Dewsbury)Smith, Tom (Pontefract)Westwood, Joseph
Riley, F. F. (Stockton-on-Tees)Snowden, Thomas (Accrington)Whiteley, Wilfrid (Birm., Ladywood)
Ritson, J.Stamford, Thomas W.Williams, David (Swansea, East)
Romeril, H. G.Stephen, CampbellWilliams, E. J. (Ogmore)
Rowson, GuyStrachey, E. J. St. LoeWilliams, Dr. J. H. (Llanelly)
Salter, Dr. AlfredStrauss, G. R.Williams, T. (York, Don Valley)
Samuel, H. Walter (Swansea, West)Sullivan, J.Wilson, C. H. (Sheffield, Attercliffe)
Sanders, W. S.Sutton, J. E.Wilson, J. (Oldham)
Sawyer, G. F.Taylor, R. A. (Lincoln)Wilson, R. J. (Jarrow)
Scrymgeour, E.Thurtie, ErnestWise, E. F.
Scurr, JohnTillett, BenYoung, R. S. (Islington, North)
Sexton, Sir JamesTinker, John JosephYoung, Sir R. (Lancaster, Newton)
Shepherd, Arthur LewisTout, W. J.
Sherwood, G. H.Townend, A. E.TELLERS FOR THE NOES.
Shield, George WilliamTrevelyan, Rt. Hon. Sir CharlesMr. William Whiteley and Mr.
Shiels, Dr. DrummondTurner, Sir BenPaling.
Shillaker, J. F.Vaughan, David

Question put, and agreed to.

Whereupon the CHAIRMAN left the Chair to report the Resolutions to the House pursuant to the Order of the House of the 22nd September.

Resolutions to be reported To-morrow; Committee to sit again To-morrow.