HL Deb 21 March 1922 vol 49 cc631-2

Order of the Day for the House to be put into Committee read.

Moved, That the House do now resolve itself into Committee.—(The Lord Chancellor.)

On Question, Motion agreed to.

House in Committee accordingly.

[The EARL of DONOUGHMORE in the Chair.]

Clauses 1 to 6 agreed to.

Clause 7:

Proviso that Dorothy Marie Babinglon not to marry Frank Ernest D'Alton.

7. Provided always and be it further enacted that it shall not be lawful for the said Dorothy Marie Babington at any time hereafter to contract matrimony with the said Frank Ernest D'Alton but that such matrimony shall be and is hereby declared to be illegal and void to all intents and purposes whatsoever and the child or children born therein shall be illegitimate and subject to all the disabilities, privations and restrictions to which any child or children born out of lawful wedlock is or may be subject by the laws and customs of the United Kingdom or any part thereof.


I beg to move that this clause be omitted.

Amendment moved— Leave out Clause 7.—(The Lord Chancellor.)

On Question, Amendment agreed to.