HL Deb 22 April 1958 vol 208 c851

My Lords, I beg leave to introduce a Bill to consolidate the Prevention of Fraud (Investments) Act, 1939, Section 117 of the Companies Act. 1947, and so much of the Companies Act, 1948, as relates to the enactments aforesaid. I beg to move that this Consolidation Bill be now read a first time.

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

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