HC Deb 12 November 1948 vol 457 cc1857-8

"to extend State management to new towns and adjoining areas and to make further provision as respects State management districts; to amend the law relating to licensing justices and confirming and compensation authorities; to provide for the payment of allowances to members of licensing courts and courts of appeal in Scotland; to prohibit in certain cases the supply and consumption of intoxicating liquor outside the permitted hours and to make further provision as respects refreshment houses and spirit and wine dealers; to amend the Licensing Planning (Temporary Provisions) Act, 1945 and 1946, and to extend the provisions of the Finance Act, 1946, as to the suspension of justices' licences; to provide for the application of the licensing laws to the Isles of Scilly; and for purposes connected with the matters aforesaid," presented by Mr. Ede; supported by Mr. Woodburn, Mr. Silkin and Mr. Younger; read the First time; to be read a Second time upon Monday, and to be printed.