§ Order for Second Reading read.
§ Motion made, and Question proposed, That the Bill be now read a Second time.
§ 4.5 p.m.
§ Viscount Hinchingbrooke (Dorset, South)
May I give notice, Mr. Speaker, that on this day twelve months, or thereabouts, unless by that the time the Opposition have made better use of the time of the House than indicated in the topic selected for today, I propose to invite right hon. and hon. Members, the hon. Member for South Ayrshire (Mr. Emrys Hughes), and other hon. Members of the Independent Labour Party, to join me in debating the contents of the Consolidated Fund Bill at some length.
§ Question put and agreed to.
§ Bill accordingly read a Second time and committed to a Committee of the whole House.
§ Committee Tomorrow.