Town and Country Planning (Enforcement Orders) Bill

Schedule 3 – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 18th April 1975.

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Order for Second Reading read.

Hon. Members:

Object.

Photo of Mr Michael Marshall Mr Michael Marshall , Arundel

On a point of order, Mr. Deputy Speaker. I believe I heard the Whip say "Object". Clearly that is an error, because this measure should have received all-party support.

Photo of Mr Oscar Murton Mr Oscar Murton , Poole

That is not a matter for the Chair.

Photo of Mr Oscar Murton Mr Oscar Murton , Poole

Order. It must be understood that the points raised on these matters are not points of order. If the hon. Member has a valid point of order, I shall hear it. However, I cannot hear points which are simply ingenious ways of objecting to objections.

Photo of Lieut-Colonel David Mather Lieut-Colonel David Mather , Esher

On a point of order, Mr. Deputy Speaker. The Minister attempted to explain the Government position. Perhaps it would be for the convenience of the House if—

Photo of Mr Oscar Murton Mr Oscar Murton , Poole

That is not a point of order.

Second Reading deferred till Friday next