HL Deb 17 May 1960 vol 223 cc855-6

My Lords, I beg leave to introduce a Bill to further amend section thirteen of the Education Act, 1944, and to require the Minister of Education in certain circumstances to hold a public inquiry before approving proposals to cease aid to a voluntary school. I beg to move that this Bill be now read a first time.

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

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