§ The following Members took and subscribed the Oath:—
- Right honourable James Ramsay MacDonald, County of Durham (Sea-ham Division).
- Right honourable James Henry Thomas, Borough of Derby.
- Frederick Hall, esquire, County of York, West Riding (Normanton Division).
§ The Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod (Lieut.-General Sir William Pulteney Pulteney, G.C.V.O., K.C.B., K.C.M.G., D.S.O.) was announced.
§ Addressing Mr. SPEAKER, the GENTLEMAN USHER said: "The King commands this Honourable House to attend His Majesty immediately in the House of Peers."
§ The House went, and, having returned—
§ The Sitting was suspended until a Quarter before Three of the Clock, and then resumed.