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Results 41–60 of 1458 for speaker:Mr Hastings Lees-Smith

Orders of the Day — Emergency Powers (Defence) Act, 1939 (Continuance). (23 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: Yes, there were hundreds.

Orders of the Day — Emergency Powers (Defence) Act, 1939 (Continuance). (23 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: Yes. The power was used in the last war, and we have to face the fact that such a Regulation is more necessary in this war than in the last, because in this war we are fighting an enemy who uses as part of his military operations the fact that he hopes to get the assistance of persons inside the country who have not previously been spies or traitors but who are in sympathy with the doctrine...

Orders of the Day — Emergency Powers (Defence) Act, 1939 (Continuance). (23 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: If the hon. and gallant Member wished to make that point of Order, he should have risen when the same case was mentioned by his hon. Friend.

Orders of the Day — Emergency Powers (Defence) Act, 1939 (Continuance). (23 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: That case has been referred to already.

Orders of the Day — Emergency Powers (Defence) Act, 1939 (Continuance). (23 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: I referred to the case as one which gave no grounds for attacking the Home Secretary.

Orders of the Day — Emergency Powers (Defence) Act, 1939 (Continuance). (23 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: Nothing that I have said indicated that I even know to which class the great mass of these people be long. The reason I happen to have concentrated on one particular case, which is that of a man in a good position, is that it is the case of a Member of Parliament which has been brought before the House. I suggest to the Home Secretary that this Debate shows there is a good deal of uneasiness...

Business of the House. (17 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: May I ask the Lord Privy Seal to state the forthcoming Business of the House?

War Situation. (15 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: May I ask the Prime Minister whether he has any information to give the House with regard to the Russian Agreement?

War Situation. (15 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: May I ask the Prime Minister when the Government expect to be able to let us know the terms of the Agreement with regard to Syria?

Business of the House (10 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: May I ask the Lord Privy Seal to state the forthcoming Business of the House?

Oral Answers to Questions — Iceland (United States Occupation). (9 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: (by Private Notice) asked the Prime Minister whether he has any, information to give the House with regard to the situation in Iceland?

Oral Answers to Questions — Syria (French Armistice Proposal). (9 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: Has the Prime Minister any information to give the House regarding the situation in Syria?

Business of the House. (3 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: May I ask the Lord Privy Seal what is the future Business of the House?

Business of the House. (3 Jul 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: With regard to the second and third Sitting Days, can the Lord Privy Seal say whether it is likely that the Chairman of Ways and Means will put down some Private Business for one of these days?

Business of the House. (26 Jun 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: Might I ask the Lord Privy Seal to state the forthcoming Business of the House?

Oral Answers to Questions — Imperial War Conference. (24 Jun 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: (by Private Notice)asked the Prime Minister whether he has any statement to make about the progress of the war.

Business of the House. (24 Jun 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: May I ask whether the Prime Minister has any statement to make about the forthcoming Business?

Business of the House. (24 Jun 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: What will the Business be on the third Sitting Day?

German Invasion of Russia. (24 Jun 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: I have been asked by hon. Friends to add a few sentences in order to express our accord with the decision of the Government to give all the aid they can to the Soviet Union. That decision, announced by the Prime Minister in a broadcast statement, was, I think, a decisive act of leadership at a critical moment. If Hitler has imagined that by this act he would be regarded by any party or any...

Business of the House. (19 Jun 1941)

Mr Hastings Lees-Smith: May I ask the Prime Minister whether he has any statement to make with regard to the course of the war, and also with regard to the forthcoming Business of the House?


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