§ Order read for consideration of Lords amendments.
§ Motion made, and Question proposed, That the Lords amendments be now considered.
§ Sir Bernard Braine (Essex, South-East)
On a point of order Mr. Speaker. May I, through you, inquire whether the promoter of the Bill is present and can give the House the assurance, for which I asked verbally on a previous occasion, that the offensive Clause 6 of the previous Bill has been withdrawn?
§ Question put and agreed to.
§ The Chairman of Ways and Means (Mr. George Thomas)
Mr. Speaker, in 1240 Clause 6 one new work, Canvey Island, in subsection (1) is abandoned.
§ Lords amendments considered and agreed to.