HC Deb 11 November 1937 vol 328 c1996

Considered in Committee under Standing Order No. 69.

[Sir DENNIS HERBERT in the Chair.]

Resolved, That, for the purposes of. any Act of the present Session to amend the National Health Insurance Act, 1936 (hereafter referred to as "the principal Act"), it is expedient to authorise any increase in the sums payable out of moneys provided by Parliament under the principal Act in respect of the —cost of, and the expenses of administering, benefits there-under, which may result from the extension of the right to medical benefit under the principal Act to such persons as may become employed (within the meaning of the principal Act) between the school-leaving age and the age of sixteen."—[hint's Recommendation signified.]—[Sir K. Wood.] Resolution to be reported upon Monday next.