HC Deb 22 July 1976 vol 915 c2037


That the Order of 20th July applying to the Rent (Agriculture) Bill and the Education Bill be varied as follows: If a statement is made in the House by a Minister of the Crown on the day on which the Rent (Agriculture) Bill is put down as first Government Order of the Day—

  1. (a) a period of time equal to the duration of the staetment shall be added to the period during which proceedings on the Bill may be proceeded with after Ten o'clock in accordance with the Order of 20th July, and
  2. (b) the time for the bringing to a conclusion of Consideration of the Bill and of Third Reading shall each be postponed for the like period.—[Mr. Stoddart.]