HC Deb 19 February 1951 vol 484 cc916-7

Considered in Committee under Standing Order No. 84 (Money Committees.)— [King's Recommendation signified.]

[Colonel Sir CHARLES MACANDREW in the Chair]

Resolved: That for the purposes of any Act of the present Session to provide that any power which is or was conferred on the Board of Trade by the Export Guarantees Act, 1949, or by the Export Guarantees Acts, 1939 to 1948, to give guarantees to or for the benefit of a person shall be taken to extend and have extended to the giving to him of certain similar undertakings in relation to the business of any company controlled by him, and to the giving of guarantees and undertakings to or for the benefit of any such company, it is expedient to authorise any increase (attributable to the making of such provision by the Act of the present Session) in the sums which under section three or four of the Export Guarantees Act, 1949, are to be or may be paid out of moneys provided by Parliament, charged on or issued out of the Consolidated Fund, raised by borrowing or paid into the Exchequer.—[Mr. H. Wilson.]

Resolution to be reported upon Thursday next.

Motion made, and Question proposed, "That this House do now adjourn."—[Mr. Royle.]