HC Deb 08 February 1929 vol 224 cc2127-9

Amendment made:

In page 25, line 11, at the end, add the words: by a county council. (7) In the case of a burgh not being a burgh to which the Burgh Police (Scotland) Act, 1892, applies, the statutory provisions applicable to the burgh relating to the collection and recovery of rates, including, without prejudice to the said generality,

the provisions relating to preferences and to penalties in respect of the non-payment of rates by a prescribed date shall, with any necessary modifications, apply to the consolidated rate leviable by the town council of the burgh under this section."—[Sir John Gilmour.]

Question put, That the Clause, as amended, stand part of the Bill."

The Committee divided: Ayes 167; Noes, 89.

Cove, W. G. Kirk wood, D. Scurr, John
Crawfurd, H. E. Lawrence, Susan Shiels, Dr. Drummond
Day, Harry Lawson, John James Short, Ailred (Wednssbury)
Duncan, C. Lee, F. Sinclair, Major Sir A. (Caithness)
Dunnlco, H. Lindley, F. W. Sltch, Charles H.
Gardner, J. p. Longbottom, A. W. Smith, Rannle (Penistone)
Graham, Rt. Hon. Wm. (Edln., Cent.) Lowth, T. Stamford, T. W.
Greenwood, A. (Nelson and Colne) Lunn, William Stephen, Campbell
Griffiths, T. (Monmouth, Pontypool) MacDonald, Rt. Hon. J. R. (Aberavon) Taylor, R. A.
Groves, T Mackinder, W. Thomas. Rt. Hon. James H. (Derby)
Grundy, T. W. March, S. Thome, G. R. (Wolverhampton, E.)
Hall, F. (York., W.R., Normanton) Maxton, James Thurtle, Ernest
Hamilton, Sir R. (Orkney & Shetland) Mosley, Sir Oswald Vlant, S. P.
Hardle, George D. Oliver, George Harold Wallhead, Richard C.
Hayday, Arthur Palin, John Henry Watson, W. M. (Dunfermline)
Hayes, John Henry Paling, W. Wellock, Wilfred
Hirst, G. H. Parkinson, John Allen (Wigan) Westwood, J.
Hirst, W. (Bradford, South) Pethick-awrence, F. W. Williams, T. (York, Don Valley)
Hudson, J. H. (Huddersfteld) Ponsonby, Arthur Wilson, C. H. (Sheffield, Attercliffe)
Hutchison, Sir Robert (Montrose) Potts, John S. Windsor, Walter
Jenkins, W. (Glamorgan, Neath) Purcell, A. A. Wright, W.
John, William (Rhondda, West) Rltson, J.
Jones, Morgan (Caerphilly) Roberts, Rt. Hon. F. O. (W. Bromwlch) TELLERS FOR THE NOES.—
Jones, W. N. (Carmarthen) Runciman, Hilda (Cornwall, St. Ives) Mr. T. Henderson and Mr. Whiteley.
Kennedy, T. Scrymgeour, E.