HL Deb 02 November 1978 vol 396 c28

My Lords, I beg to introduce a Bill to re-state the power of the Forestry Commissioners to make grants and loans; and to provide for the metrication of enactments relating to forestry and forest lands. I beg to move that this Bill be now read a first time.

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

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