HC Deb 07 July 1903 vol 124 c1530

I beg to ask the Chief Secretary to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, whether the words "occupiers of land," in Clause 19, page 11, line 27, include labourers who are tenants of a Rural District Council.


Technically, I think, labourers in occupation of labourers' cottages as tenants to the District Council would come within the description, but of course, the Land Commission should make proper pro visions to safeguard the interests of the District Council, so that the right would be appurtenant to the cottage and not a personal right of the labourer.

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