§ 5.30 p.m.
§ Order of the Day for the Third Reading read.
§ LORD CRAIGTON
My Lords, I have it in Command from Her Majesty the Queen to acquaint the House that Her Majesty, having been informed of the purport of the Tenancy of Shops (Scotland) Bill, has consented to place Her Majesty's interest, so far as it is concerned on behalf of the Crown, at the disposal of Parliament for the purpose of the Bill. My Lords, I beg to move that this Bill be now read a third time.
§ Moved, That the Bill be now read 3a.—(Lord Craigton.)
§ On Question, Bill read 3a, and passed.