§ Amendments reported (according to Order).
§ EARL BEAUCHAMP
Your Lordships will see that there is in my name on the Paper a further Amendment to this Bill. I regret that the noble Earl who sits below the Gangway (Lord Camperdown) and who takes an interest in this subject is not here to speak upon it. The Amendment has, however, been submitted to him, and he has no objection to it. I beg to move.
§ Amend melt moved—
Clause 1, page 1, lines 5 to 24, leave out subsections (1) and (2) and insert:
( ) Where any candidate at a parliamentary election or a candidate's agent on his behalf gives notice in writing to the returning officer during the nomination time or within one hour
afterwards that he wishes the poll at that election—
§ On Question, Amendment agreed to.
§ Bill to be read 3a To-morrow, and to be printed as amended. (No. 124.)