2. Mr. MONTAGUE BARLOW
asked the First Lord of the Admiralty at what date the increased pay which he has promised for the various ratings in the Navy takes effect; and whether any payments became due on 1st December last, and, if so, for what ratings were they so payable?
§ Mr. CHURCHILL
The increased rates take effect from 1st December last; the ratings to which they are applicable are shown in the Order in Council of 16th December, 1912.