HC Deb 02 May 1929 vol 227 cc1853-83
Considered in Committee.
[Mr. JAMES HOPE in the Chair.]
CLAUSE 1.—(Constitution of Doncaster Drainage District and Doncaster District Drainage Board.)
CLAUSE 2.—(Transfer to Central Board of functions of county councils with respect to land drainage.)
Clauses 3 (General powers of Central Board), 4 (Supervision by Central Board of district boards), and 5 (Commutation of liabilities to maintain certain channels and banks) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
CLAUSE 7.—(Power to vary awards.)
Clause 7 (Power to vary awards) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
CLAUSE 9.—(Obligation of mineowners to execute works necessitated by subsidence).
Clause 10 (Establishment of funds by mineowners for maintenance of works) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clause 12 (Contribution by royalty owners towards costs incurred under this Part of this Act by mineowners) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clause 14 (Delegation of functions by Central Board to district Boards) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clause 16 (Provisions with respect to administrative expenses of Central Board) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clause 18 (Acquisition of land) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clauses 20 (Saving for powers of district drainage boards); 21 (Provisions in cases where Central Board exceeds or fails to exercise powers); 22 (Cost of Act): 23 (Power of Central Board to make bylaws); 24 (Representations by county councils);25 (Powers of Central Board as to Bills in Parliament and Provisional Orders); 26 (Application of Arbitration Act, 1889); and 27 (Modification of certain provisions of the Land Drainage Act, 1861) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clauses 29 (Application of Act to Crown) and 30 (Protection for Navigation Authorities) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Clauses 32 (Provisions for protection of Aire and Colder Navigation), 33 (Provision for protection of Sheffield and South Yorkshire Navigation Company), 34 (Interpretation), and 35 (Short Title and commencement) ordered to stand part of the Bill.
Second Schedule (Channels and banks liabilities in respect of which are to be commuted) agreed to.