HC Deb 17 November 1911 vol 31 cc764-7

The Acts specified in the Schedule to this Act are hereby repealed to the extent mentioned in the third column of that Schedule, and so much of any Act as is inconsistent with this Act is also hereby repealed.

Amendment made: At the end of the Clause add the words,

"Provided that such repeal so far as relating to lighthouses shall not operate so as to preclude the Board from maintaining or from defraying the expense of maintaining any lighthouse at the passing of this Act maintained by or at the expense of the Congested Districts (Scotland) Commissioners, unless and until the expense of such

SCHEDULE.—(Enactments Repealed.)
Session and Chapter. Short Title. Extent of Repeal.
49 & 50 Vict. c. 29 Crofters' Holdings (Scotland) Act, 1886. In Section two, the words "for fishermen" and "connected with the fishing industry."
In Section three, the words "shall forfeit his tenancy and." Section four.
In Sub-section three of Section six, the words "at the next payment of rent."
In Section eleven, the words "five or more," the words "to the Crofters' Commission," and the word "crofting" wherever that word occurs.
In Section twelve, the word "crofting."
Sub-section (1), Sub-section (2), paragraphs (a), (b), (c), and (d) of Sub-section (3), and Sub-sections (4) and (5) of Section thirteen.
In Section fourteen, the words "for the purposes of a deer forest, or of a grouse moor, or for other sporting purposes."
Section seventeen.
Section nineteen, from the beginning thereof to the word "aforesaid," and from "who" to "Act."
Section twenty-two.
Section twenty-three.
Section twenty-four, from "and it" to end of Section.
Section twenty-eight.
In Section thirty-two, the words "in all or any of the counties to which this Act applies and."
In Section thirty-four, from "'crofter' means" to "in money at the commencement of this Act"; and from "'holding' means" to "appurtenant to a house."
50 & 51 Vict. c. 24 Crofters' Holdings (Scotland) Act, 1887. In Section two, the words from "within" to "after the passing of this Act," and from "and they" to "case."
51 & 52 Vict. c. 63 Crofters' Commission (Delegation of Powers) Act, 1888. The whole Act.
54 & 55 Vict. c. 41 Crofters' Common Grazings Regulation Act, 1891. In Section two, the words "in any township or townships situated in a crofting parish or parishes within the meaning of the principal Act"; and the words "of the township."
59 & 60 Vict. c. 37 Agricultural Rates, Congested Districts and Burgh Land Tax Relief (Scotland) Act, 1896. In Sub-section two of Section four, the words "for the improvement of congested districts in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland."
60 & 61 Vict. c. 53 Congested Districts (Scotland) Act, 1897. Section one.
Section two.
Sub-sections (1) and (2) of Section three.
In Sub-section (d) of Section four, the words "from congested districts to other districts in Scotland."

Amendments made: Column 3, at the end, add the words "Section eight."

maintenance is by arrangement with the Board (which the Board are hereby empowered to enter into on such terms as may be agreed) undertaken by some other authority."—[Mr. Ure.]

After the words last inserted, add the words "In sub-section (1) (f), of Section four, the word 'lighthouses.'"

Ordered, "That the Bill be recommitted to Committee of the Whole House in respect of Clause 3."

Rill considered in Committee.

[Mr. DONALD MACLEAN in the Chair.]