§ Considered in Committee of the whole House under Standing Order No. 84 (Money Committees).—[King's Recommendation signified.]
§ [Colonel Sir CHARLES MACANDREW in the Chair]
That, for the purposes of any Act of the present Session to make provision for the consultation of, and other matters relating to, joint committees of river boards and river purification boards on either side of the border in connection with the functions of those boards relating to the prevention of river pollution, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of moneys provided by Parliament of any increase in the sums so payable under Part I or Part If of the Local Government Act, 1948, being an increase attributable to the payment by river hoards and river purification boards of the expenses of committees and subcommittees under the Act of the present Session (including the expenses of paying allowances to members of those committees or sub-committees under Part VI of the Local Government Act, 1948, as applied by the Act of the present Session).—[Mr. Marples.]
§ Resolution to be reported upon Monday next.