HL Deb 20 January 1977 vol 379 cc143-4

My Lords, I beg to move that this Bill be now read a second time. It is a consolidation Bill with a Memorandum containing certain corrections and minor improvements under the Consolidation of Enactments (Procedure) Act 1949. It consolidates Part III and Schedule 8 of the Civil Aviation Act 1971 and the relevant supplementary provisions from Part IV of that Act with provisions of the Air Corporations Act 1967 and the Air Corporation (Dissolution) Order 1973.

If your Lordships approve, the Bill will be referred to the Joint Committee in the usual way. My Lords, I beg to move.

Moved, That the Bill be now read 2a.—(The Lord Chancellor.)

On Question, Bill read 2a, and referred to the Joint Committee on Consolidation Bills.