§ MR. J. G. WEIR (Ross and Cromarty)
asked when the Crofters' Holidays (Scotland) Bill would be proceeded with?
§ MR. T. W. RUSSELL
asked whether it was the intention of the Government to introduce this Session, as they did last, a Bill for shortening the duration of Parliaments?
§ MR. T. GIBSON BOWLES (Lynn Regis)
Is it the intention of the Government to introduce shortly the Resolution relating to the House of Lords?
§ [No answer was given].293
§ MR. J. H. DALZIEL (Kirkcaldy Burghs)
asked whether the right hon. Gentleman would consider the desirability of setting up a Scotch Grand Committee to deal with any Scotch Bills that had passed a Second Reading, before entering upon the Committee stage of the Welsh Bill?
§ THE CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER
said, that he would consider the suggestion, but at present the arrangements were as he had stated.
§ MR. J. G. WEIR
The right hon. Gentleman has made no reference to the Crofters Bill. When will that Bill be taken? I ask the question because I find that on the Order Paper the Light Railways Bill has precedence of the Crofters Bill.
§ [No answer was given].
§ MR. E. HENEAGE (Great Grimsby)
asked when the Fisheries Act Amendment Bill would be proceeded with?