§ Order for consideration of Lords Amendments read.
§ Motion made, and Question, "That the Lords Amendments be now considered," put, and agreed to.
§ Lords Amendments considered accordingly.
§ Lords Amendments, down to page 1, lines 17 and 18, agreed to.
§ CLAUSE 2.—(Providing for capital powers to statutory gas companies for electricity purposes.)
§ Lords Amendment: In page 1, line 18, at the end, insert "or any Order having the force of an Act of Parliament."
§ Motion made, and Question proposed, "That this House doth agree with the Lords in the said Amendment."—[Mr. Clarry.]1704
§ Mr. CLARRY
This was put in more or less by those supporting the Electricity Commissioners. The only opposition which the Bill received in the House of Lords was completely satisfied.
§ Question put, and agreed to.
§ Subsequent Lords Amendments agreed to.