HL Deb 05 February 1979 vol 398 c453

My Lords, I beg to introduce a Bill to provide for the better protection of small antiquities discovered in the ground and elsewhere; to abolish treasure trove; and for connected purposes. I beg to move that this Bill be now read a first time.

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

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