– in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 5th July 1956.
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Whereupon, The GENTLEMAN USHER OF THE BLACK ROD being come with a Message, The CHAIRMAN left the Chair.
Mr. SPEAKERresumed the Chair.
Message to attend the Lords Commissioners.
The House went; and, having returned—
Mr. SPEAKER reported the Royal Assent to:
And to the following Measures, passed under the provisions of the Church of England Assembly (Powers) Act, 1919:—
Representation of the Laity Measure, 1956.
Parochial Church Councils (Powers) Measure, 1956.
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