§ THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR WAR (VISCOUNT HAILSHAM)
My Lords, a Message having been received from the Commons that they have passed the Consolidated Fund (No. 1) Bill, I beg to move that Standing Order No. XXXIX be suspended for this day's sitting for the purpose of passing the Bill through all its stages.
§ On Question, Motion agreed to, and ordered accordingly.
§ Bill read la.
§ VISCOUNT HAILSHAM
My Lords, Standing Order No. XXXIX having been suspended, I beg to move that the Bill be now read a second time.
§ Moved, That the Bill be now read 2a.— (Viscount Hailsham.)
§ On Question, Bill read 2a: Committee negatived.
§ Bill read 3a, and passed.