HL Deb 11 April 1918 vol 29 c659

My Lords, on behalf of the noble Earl, Lord Beauchamp, who is not able to he present to-day, I beg leave to introduce a Bill to make further provision for the punishment of sexual offences, and for the treatment of venereal disease, and the prevention of indecent advertisements, and matters connected therewith. I move that the Bill be now read a first time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read 1a.—(Lord Muir Mackenzie.)

On Question, Bill read 1a; and to be printed.