§ House in Committee (on Recommitment) (according to Order).
§ House resumed: Bill reported without Amendment; Report received.200
§ Then, Standing Order No. 41 having been suspended (pursuant to the Resolution of July 22):
§ LORD SHEPHERD
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 Severn Bridge Tolls Bill, has consented to place Her interest, so far as it is concerned on behalf of the Crown, at the disposal of Parliament for the purposes of the Bill.
§ Moved, That the Bill be now read 3ª.—(Lord Beswick.)
§ On Question, Bill read 3ª, and passed.