HL Deb 26 January 1949 vol 160 c275

My Lords, I beg leave to introduce a Bill entitled the Marriage (Enabling) Bill, to enable a person to marry certain kin of the spouse whom such person has divorced and to amend the Marriage (Prohibited Degrees of Relationship) Act, 1931, and to move that it be read a first time.

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

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