Former MP for Rutherglen
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It might be convenient if I intervene at this stage, without prejudice to what the Chair may decide in future. Any further points—certainly points concerning Great Britain as a whole—will be dealt with as far as possible in the time by my hon. Friend in replying later tonight. The hon. Member for Central Ayrshire (Mr. Manuel) ranged widely. He asked about the consolidation of legislation...
I think that this will have to be covered by the nature of the consolidation Measure. However, we note the point made by the hon. Member. I think that it would be to the convenience of the local authorities and others concerned to have the widest measure of consolidation we can get. I do not want to argue with the hon. Member about building figures at this stage. Rather do I want to deal...
That is the answer to the point made by the hon. Gentleman. If he looks at this again he will see that there is substance in it. The question of improvements is the point in Part II where there is a great divergence between the English and Scottish provisions. The most important divergence is in Clause 22 which differs in substance from the English Clause 20. The point is that in Scottish...
Former MP for Rutherglen
Entered the House of Commons on 25 October 1951 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 25 January 1964 — Died
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