HC Deb 20 June 1927 vol 207 cc1637-8

Resolution reported. That, for the purpose of any Act of the present Session to make provision for the better drainage of the area drained by the River Ouse and its tributaries and for purposes connected therewith, it is expedient to authorise the payment, out of moneys provided by Parliament of—

  1. (1) a contribution towards the expenses to be incurred by the Ouse Drainage Board in respect of certain works and of a certain matter specified in the said Act, up to an amount not exceeding one-half of those expenses;
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  3. (2) a sum of four thousand five hundred pounds to the Company of Proprietors of the Norfolk Estuary in consideration of the surrender to His Majesty in right of his Crown of certain lands now vested in the Company."

The remaining Orders were read, and postponed.

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