§ Committee to consider of authorising the issue out of the Consolidated Fund of such further sums, not exceeding in the whole two million and fifty thousand pounds, as are required for the acquisition of share or loan capital of the Anglo-Persian Oil Company, and of authorising the Treasury to borrow money by the creation of securities for the issue of such sums or the repayment thereof; the principal of and interest on any such securities to be charged on the Consolidated Fund; and of authorising the payment into the Exchequer and the application of dividends or interest on the capital acquired under any Act of the present Session to amend the Anglo-Persian Oil Company (Acquisition of Capital) Act, 1914.—(King's Recommendation signified),—To-morrow.—[Mr. Beldwin.]
§ The remaining Government Orders were read, and postponed.
§ It being Half-past Eleven of the clock.
§ Adjourned at half after Eleven o'clock.