HC Deb 13 May 1971 vol 817 c711

Queen's Recommendation having been signified

Resolved, That, for the purposes of any Act of the present Session to remove the limit imposed by subsection (5) of section 1 of the Rural Water Supplies and Sewerage Act, 1944, as amended, on the contributions under that section towards the expenses of local authorities in England and Wales, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of moneys provided by Parliament of any increase in the sums payable out of such moneys under the said section 1 or by way of rate support grant which is attributable to provisions of the said Act of the present Session removing that limit.—[Mr. Graham Page.]