§ (2) A local authority having power to enforce this Act, may by notice served on the master of a vessel in its district require him to adopt such measures as are prescribed by the notice for u preventing the escape of rats and mice from the ship, and if a master fails to comply with the requirements of any such notice served on him, he shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding twenty pounds.
§ Sir W. RAEBURN
I beg to move, in Sub-section (2), after the word "such" to insert the words "necessary and reasonably practicable."
I understand that this Amendment is accepted.
§ Amendment agreed to.1071
Sir A. BOSCAWEN
I beg to move, to leave out the words "adopt such measures" and to insert instead thereof the words "take such steps."
§ Amendment agreed to.
§ Motion made, and Question, "That the Bill be now read the third time," put, and agreed to.
§ Bill accordingly read the third time, and passed.