Jamaica (Constitution).

Oral Answers to Questions — West Indies – in the House of Commons on 4th March 1942.

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Photo of Mr Benjamin Riley Mr Benjamin Riley , Dewsbury

asked the Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies whether the recently revised constitution for Jamaica has yet been considered by the Jamaican National Assembly; and whether it has been accepted or amended?

Photo of Mr Harold Macmillan Mr Harold Macmillan , Stockton-on-Tees

No, Sir, but the Governor has been authorised to communicate to the Legislative Council the contents of Lord Moyne's despatch of 5th January, copies of which, as already stated, have been placed in the Library of the House.

Photo of Mr Benjamin Riley Mr Benjamin Riley , Dewsbury

Is it possible for the National Assembly to make any amendments of the revised constitution?