§ 41. Mr. Eric Fletcher
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he is prepared to introduce legislation to enable municipal elections to be held otherwise than in the months of November and March.
§ The Secretary of State for the Home Department (Mr. Ede)
This matter is under consideration, but I am not yet in a position to make a statement.
§ Mr. Fletcher
Is my right hon. Friend aware of the general desire that municipal elections should be held in the spring or summer months?
§ Mr. Edward Evans
Is my right hon. Friend aware that inshore fishermen are disfranchised by thousands during the November fishing season?