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§ THE JOINT PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE HOME DEPARTMENT (LORD MANCROFT)
My Lords, I beg leave to introduce a Bill to provide for extending time limits for certain purposes relating to applications for patents; to validate extensions of time under Section 6 of the Patents, Designs, Copyright and Trade Marks (Emergency) Act, 1939, in connection with such applications in so far as any such extensions may have been invalid; and for purposes connected with the matters aforesaid. I beg to move that this Bill be read a first time.
§ Moved, That the Bill be now read la.—(Lord Mancroft.)
§ On Question. Bill read 1a, and to be printed.