HL Deb 16 August 1917 vol 26 c523

Order of the Day for the Second Reading read.


My Lords, this is a Bill to make further provision for raising money for the present war, and for purposes incidental thereto. I do not think your Lordships will want to be troubled with the figures relating to the Bill, and I beg to move that it be read a second time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read 2a.—(Lord Hylton.)

On Question, Bill read 2a.

Committee negatived, and Bill to be read 3a to-morrow.