HC Deb 20 March 1929 vol 226 cc1735-6

That they have agreed to—

Local Government Bill, with Amendments.

That they have passed a Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable highway authorities and the owners of bridges, carrying public carriage roads to make agreements with respect to the maintenance, improvement, reconstruction, and transfer of such bridges, and of the approaches thereto and the roads carried thereby; to empower the Minister of Transport, in the absence of any such agreement, to make orders with respect to the matters aforesaid, and for purposes incidental to the making of such agreements and orders." [Bridges Bill [Lords.]

And also, a Bill, intituled, "An Act to empower the Lord Mayor, Aldermen, and Citizens of the city of Birmingham to construct works for the improvement of the Rivers Rea and Tame; and for other purposes." [Birmingham Corporation (Rivers Improvement) Bill [Lords.]