HC Deb 13 February 1929 vol 225 cc508-9

Amendments made:

In page 53, line 34, leave out the words "principal Act," and insert instead thereof the words "Rating and Valuation Act, 1925."

In page 54, line 11, after the word "and," insert the words "subject as hereinafter provided."

In line 13, at the end, insert the words: Provided that if in any rating area the date of the first new valuation under the Rating and Valuation Act, 1925, has been postponed by Order of the Minister until a date later than the first day of April, nineteen hundred and twenty-nine, and by reason of the postponement the period in respect of which any such rate as aforesaid was made does not coincide with the period or periods by reference to which the estimates for the rate were prepared, the amount in the pound of the rate shall be apportioned between the first part of the period in respect of which the rate was made and the remainder thereof by the rating authority with the approval of the Minister, having regard to the period or periods for which the said estimates were prepared, and the rating authority shall, as soon as may be after the making of the rate, issue a certificate showing the apportionment so made. (3).

In line 17, leave out the word "this," and insert instead thereof the words "the last foregoing."—[Mr. Chamberlain.]