HC Deb 18 May 1944 vol 400 c428
Considered in Committee under Standing Order No. 69.
[Mr. CHARLES WILLIAMS in the Chair]
That, for the purposes of any Act of the present Session to make provision, amongst other things, as to water supplies, sewerage and sewage disposal in rural localities, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of moneys provided by Parliament of—
- (a) contributions made by the Minister of Health and the Secretary of State respectively towards expenses incurred by local authorities after the passing of the said Act in providing supplies, or in improving existing supplies, of water in rural localities and in making adequate provision for the sewerage, or the disposal of the sewage, of rural localities, such contributions not to exceed in the aggregate, in the case of the Minister of Health, fifteen million pounds and, in the case of the Secretary of State, six million three hundred and seventy-five thousand pounds;
- (b) any expenses incurred by the Minister of Health by virtue of any provision of the said Act empowering him to transfer to himself functions of a body in default."—(King's Recommendation signified.)—[Mr. Willink.]
Resolution to be reported Tomorrow.