HC Deb 04 December 1947 vol 445 c539
1. Mr. Peake

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he has received the reports of the Boundary Commissioners, and when they will be published.

The Secretary of State for the Home Department (Mr. Ede)

Yes, Sir. The report of the Commission for Northern Ireland has been published, and it is hoped to publish the remaining reports on Friday of next week.

Mr. Peake

Can the right hon. Gentleman assure the House that, in view of the various misfortunes which have attended this question of redistribution, he will proceed with the preparation of a Bill on the matter at a very early date?

Mr. Ede

I have anticipated the right hon. Gentleman's Question, and am already getting on with the job.

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