HC Deb 16 March 1915 vol 70 c1917

Where, during the continuance of the present War, one of the parties to an intended marriage is an officer, seaman, or marine borne on the books of one of His Majesty's ships, any certificate of the publication of banns or of notice of marriage issued for the purpose of the intended marriage shall, notwithstanding anything in any other Act, continue to be valid for twelve months, and the marriage may accordingly be lawfully solemnised or contracted at any time within those twelve months.

Lords Amendment agreed to: After the word "publication," insert the words "or proclamation."