§ Order of the Day for the House to be put into Committee read.
§ THE LORD CHANCELLOR (LORD HAILSHAM)
My Lords, in moving that the House do resolve itself into Committee upon this Bill may I say that there is no opposition to it, as I told your Lordships when I moved the Second Beading, and no Amendment has been put down. Therefore I propose to ask your Lordships to permit the Bill to go through its remaining stages to-night.
§ Moved, That the House do now resolve itself into Committee.—(The Lord Chancellor.)
§ House in Committee accordingly: Bill reported without amendment.396
§ House. Without binding myself in any way I hope your Lordships will give the Bill a Second Reading.
§ On Question, Whether the word "now" shall stand part of the Motion,
§ Their Lordships divided:—Contents, 26; Not-Contents, 24.395
|Hailsham, L. (L. Chancellor.)||Plymouth, E.||Arnold, L.|
|Stanhope, E.||Askwith, L.|
|Salisbury, M. (L. Privy Seal.)||Stradbroke, E.||Bledisloe, L.|
|Vane, E. (M. Londonderry.)||Clinton, L. [Teller.]|
|Cranbrook, E. [Teller.]||Wicklow, E.||Dynevor, L.|
|De La Warr, E.||Gage, L. (V. Gage.)|
|Leven and Melville, E.||Bertie of Thame, V.||Howard of Glossop, L.|
|Lucan, E.||FitzAlan of Derwent, V.||Mildmay of Flete, L.|
|Morton, E.||Hutchinson, V. (E. Donoughmore.)||St. John of Bletso, L.|
|Onslow, E.||Templemore, L.|
|Reading, M.||Clanwilliam, L. (E. Clanwilliam.)||Hay, L. (E. Kinnoull.)|
|Buxton, E.||Clwyd, L.||Hindlip, L.|
|Chesterfield, E.||Dawnay, L. (V. Downe.)||Lawrence, L.|
|Strafford, E.||Elgin, L. (E. Elgin and Kincardine.)||Rathcreedan, L.|
|St. Levan, L.|
|Inchcape, V.||Erskine, L.||Sandhurst, L.|
|Faringdon, L.||Stanmore, L.|
|Cawley, L.||Gainford, L.||Strachie, L. [Teller.]|
|Harris, L. [Teller.]||Wharton, L.|
On Question, Motion agreed to.
§ Then, Standing Order No. XXXIX having been suspended, Bill read 3a, and passed, and sent to the Commons.