HL Deb 27 May 1948 vol 155 cc1135-6

4.6 p.m.


My Lords, I beg leave to introduce a Bill for further promoting the revision of the Statute Law by repealing Enactments which have ceased to be in force or have become unnecessary and for facilitating the publication of a Revised Edition of the Statutes and the Citation of Statutes, and to move that the Bill be read a first time.

Moved, That the Bill be now read 1ª.—(The Lord Chancellor.)

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