§ Order for consideration, as amended, read.
§ 12.20 p.m.
§ The Lord Advocate (Mr. J. S. C. Reid)
I beg to move,That the Bill be recommitted to a Committee of the whole House in respect of the amendment to Clause 33, page 32, line 7, standing in the name of Mr. Secretary Johnston, and of the new Clause (Provision as to superannuation rights of contributory employees) and of the amendments to Schedule 5, page 44, line 32, column 3, and Schedule 5, page 45, line 34, column 3, standing on the Notice Paper in the name of Mr. Secretary Morrison.The first Amendment referred to in this Motion is little more than a drafting one, but it does involve the payment of money from the public funds to councils in Scotland. The second, third and fourth Amendments have been put down in view of the undertaking given on the Committee Stage to my hon. and learned Friend the Member for Ilford (Mr. Hutchinson) and my hon. Friend the Member for the Park Division of Sheffield (Mr. Burden).
§ Question put, and agreed to.
§ Bill immediately considered in Committee.
§ [Mr. CHARLES WILLIAMS in the Chair]