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Clause 2. — (The Building Materials and Housing Fund.) (3 Dec 1945)

Mr Jack Diamond: Has the hon. and gallant Gentleman noticed that the words "profit or loss" appear in the Amendment?

Orders of the Day — Finance Bill: Clause 18. — (Tax free annuities, etc.) (28 Nov 1945)

Mr Jack Diamond: This is a small point, but perhaps the Solicitor-General could give me an answer. It does not refer to an increase or diminution of revenue, so far as the Chancellor is concerned. This is an important Clause, because it is an example of the State interfering with a contract made between two subjects. It interferes with that contract to this extent. It says that, whereas it was the intention...

Orders of the Day — Ways and Means (24 Oct 1945)

Mr Jack Diamond: It is the custom in this House that, when a new boy rises to make his maiden speech—if I may mingle my genders—he should say with all due modesty that he requests the indulgence of the House. That is a custom to which I most gladly subscribe, and I shall need that indulgence in great measure. There is a further custom that he should also say how delighted he is to have caught your eye,...

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