HC Deb 24 January 1940 vol 356 cc647-8

Amendments made:

In page 9, line 25, at the end, add: 284A.—(1) Any appointments which the Secretary of State in Council has purported to make to his permanent establishment before the commencement of Part III of this Act and any increases which he has purported to make in the salaries of persons on that establishment shall for all purposes be deemed to have been validly made notwithstanding that the making thereof was not sanctioned by an Order of His Majesty in Council as provided by Section seventeen of the Government of India Act.

In page 10, line 9, after "Act," add: and all salaries paid to any person on the said Auditor's staff shall be deemed to have been duly paid notwithstanding that they were not so authorised."—[Sir H. O'Neill.]

Clause, as amended, ordered to stand part of the Bill.