HC Deb 12 March 1928 vol 214 cc1681-2

"to amend the law with respect to the pensions of persons in the Diplomatic Service," presented accordingly, and

I put in my previous speech. Is not this Service recruited by limited competition after nomination?


I think the Minister might answer my question.


If the House will allow me—



Question put, "That this House doth agree with the Committee in the said Resolution."

The House divided: Ayes, 107; Noes, 13.

Division No. 32.] AYES. [12.54 a.m.
Acland-Troyte, Lieut.-Colonel Gower, Sir Robert Power, Sir John Cecil
Albery, Irving James Greene, W. P. Crawford Price, Major C. W. M.
Allen, J. Sandeman (L'pool, W. Derby) Gunston, Captain D. W. Raine, Sir Walter
Applin, Colonel R. V. K. Hall, Capt. W. D'A. (Brecon & Rad.) Ramsden, E.
Ashley, Lt.-Col. Rt. Hon. Wilfrid W. Hammersley, S. S. Remer, J. R.
Astor, Maj. Hn. John J. (Kent, Dover) Hannon, Patrick Joseph Henry Richardson, sir P. W.(Sur'y, Ch'ts'y)
Balniel, Lord Harland, A. Samuel, A. M. (Surrey, Farnham)
Barclay-Harvey, C. M. Harrison, G, J. C. Samuel, Samuel (W'dsworth, Putney)
Beamish, Rear-Admiral T. P. H. Headlam, Lieut.-Colonel C. M. Sandeman, N. Stewart
Betterton, Henry B. Henderson, Capt. R. R.(Oxf'd, Henley) Sanderson, Sir Frank
Boothby, R. J. G. Hann, Sir Sydney H. Savery, S. S.
Bourne, Captain Robert Croft Hennessy, Major Sir G. R. J. Shaw, Lt.-Col. A. D. Mcl (Renfrew,W)
Brittain, Sir Harry Herbert, Dennis (Hertford, Watford) Shaw, R. G. (Yorks. W.R., Sowerby)
Brocklebank, C. E. R. Hills, Major John Waller Slaney, Major P. Kenyon
Brooke, Brigadier-General C. R. I. Hudson, Capt. A. U. M. (Hackney, N.) Smith, R. W. (Aberd'n & Kinc'dine, C.)
Buchan, John Inskip, Sir Thomas Walker H. Smithers, Waldron
Burman, J. B. Kindersley, Major G. M. Stanley, Lieut.-Colonel Rt. Hon. G. F.
Cockerill, Brig.-General Sir George King, Commodore Henry Douglas Stanley, Lord (Fylde)
Cope, Major William Lamb, J. Q. Stanley, Hon. O. F. G.(Westm'eland)
Couper, J. B. Long, Major Eric Storry-Deans, R.
Craig, Sir Ernest (Chester, Crewe) Lucas-Tooth, Sir Hugh Vere Scott, Lieut.-Colonel W. H.
Crooke, J. Smedley (Derltend) Lumley, L. R. Thompson, Luke (Sunderland)
Crookshank, Cpt. H. (Lindsey, Gainsbro) Macdonald, Capt. P. D. (I. of W.) Thomson, F. C. (Aberdeen, S.)
Culverwell, C. T. (Bristol, West) Macintyre, Ian Wallace, Captain D. E.
Curzon, Captain Viscount McLean, Major A. Warner, Brigadier-General W. W.
Davies, Maj. Geo. F. (Somerset,Yeovil) Macmillan Captain H. Warrender, Sir victor
Dawson, Sir Philip MacRobert, Alexander M. Watson, Rt. Hon. W. (Carlisle)
Drewe, C. Manningham-Buller, Sir Mervyn Wells, S. R.
Elliot, Major Walter E. Margesson, Captain D. Williams, Herbert G. (Reading)
Ellis, R. G. Newman, Sir R. H. S. D. L. (Exeter) Winterton, Rt. Hon. Earl
Everard, W. Lindsay Oakley, T. Womersley, W. J.
Fanshawe, Captain G. D. O'Connor, T. J. (Bedford, Luton) Wood, E. (Chester, Staly'd'ge & Hyde)
Ford, Sir P. J. Penny, Frederick George Wragg, Herbert
Fraser, Captain Ian Percy, Lord Eustace (Hastings)
Fremantle, Lieut.-Colonel Francis E. Peto, Sir Basil E. (Devon, Barnstaple) TELLERS FOR THE AYES.
Gilmour, Lt.-Col. Rt. Hon. Sir John Peto, G. (Somerset, Frome) Captain Bowyer and Major the
Goff, Sir Park Pilcher, G. Marquess of Titchfield.
Alexander, A. V. (Sheffield, Hillsbro') Lawrence, Susan Saklatvala, Shapurji
Barr, J. Lawson, John James Stephen, Campbell
Charleton, H. C. Malone, C. L'Estrange (N'thampton) Wellock, Wilfred
Edwards, C. (Monmouth, Bedwellty) Maxton, James
Jones, T. I. Mardy (Pontypridd) Parkinson, John Allen (Wigan) TELLERS FOR THE NOES.
Mr. Tinker and Mr. Buchanan.

read the First time; to be read a Second time this day, and to be printed. [Bill 61.]