INDEX TO THE PARLIAMENTARY DEBATES:

OFFICIAL REPORT.

HOUSE OF COMMONS

STANDING COMMITTEES.

25 FEBRUARY—2 DECEMBER, 1920.

COAL MINES (EMERGENCY) BILL. A

Accounts and Audit

Provisions as to, 53, 57.

Adamson, Rt. Hon. William

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 55, 59, 68.

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 69, 79.

Profits of Undertakings—Deductions Proposed, 22, 24, 27, 31, 32, 35, 36, 38.

Advances

Power to Make, 50.

Assets

Prohibition Against Parting with, 50.

Attendances of Members

Lists, 13, 56, 83.

B

Banner, Sir John Harmood-

Advances, Power to Make, 52.

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 75, 80, 81.

Profits of Undertakings, Distribution of, 71.

Barnes, Major H.

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 60, 61, 65, 67, 68, 70.

Committee—Adjournment Proposed, 11.

Financial Proposals, Effect of, 11, 13.

Profits of Undertakings

Deductions Proposed, 30, 31, 34.

Distribution of, 72.

Provisions for Effecting, 42, 43.

Bridgeman, Mr. W. C.Parliamentary Secretary to Board of Trade

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 54, 55, 56, 58, 62, 64, 67.

Advances, Power to Make, 50, 51.

Committee—Adjournment Proposed, 10.

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 69, 70, 74, 76, 77, 82.

Financial Proposals, Effect of, 13.

Profits of Undertakings

Deductions Proposed, 20, 22, 25, 26, 28, 30, 31, 33, 34, 37, 38, 47, 48, 49.

Distribution of, 71, 721.

Provisions for Effecting, 41, 42.

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Chairman

Rulings, 12, 13, 19, 24, 25, 36, 39, 53, 63, 65, 68, 76.

Committee

Adjournment Proposed, 10.

Constitution of, 7.

Sittings—Arrangements for, 9, 48.

Control Agreement

Termination of, Provisions as to, 69, 72.

Cory, Sir Clifford

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 56, 61.

Advances, Power to Make, 51, 52.

Committee Sittings, Arrangements for, 9.

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 79, 81, 82.

Profits of Undertakings

Deductions Proposed, 16, 20, 24, 25, 27, 31,33, 35, 38.

Distribution of, 16.

Provisions for Effecting, 41, 42, 43.

D

Davies, Sir Joseph

Profits of Undertakings—Deductions Proposed, 30.

Dividends

Prohibition against Paying, 50.

Divisions

Lists, 31, 39, 51, 65, 69.

Doyle, Mr. Grattan

Profits of Undertakings—Deductions Proposed, 28.

F

Financial Proposals

Effect of, 11.

Forestier-Walker, Mr. L.

Committee Sittings, Arrangements for, 10.

H

Hancock, Mr. J. G.

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 62.

Hartshorn, Mr. V.

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 54, 55, 56, 61.

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 75, 76, 78, 80, 81.

Profits of Undertakings

Deductions Proposed, 20, 24, 25, 27, 29, 34.

Definition of Profits and Standards, 45. 49.

Distribution of, Provisions for Effecting, 42.

Hickman, Brigadier-General T. E.

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 64, 67.

Advances, Power to Make, 50.

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 76, 77, 83.

Profits of Undertakings

Deductions Proposed, 23, 34.

Definition of Profits and Standards, 44, 48.

Distribution of. Provisions for Effecting, 42, 43.

Hurd, Mr. P. A.

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 75, 80.

Profits of Undertakings—Deductions Proposed, 21, 28, 40.

I

Interpretation

Clause agreed to, 70.

J

Jones, Sir Evan

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 69.

Profits of Undertakings—Deductions Proposed, 24, 36.

M

McLaren, Mr. Robert

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 77, 78, 82.

Profits of Undertakings

Deductions Proposed, 38.

Definition of Profits and Standards, 46.

Murray, Dr. D.

Profits of Undertakings—Deductions Proposed, 39.

O

Offences

Clause Agreed to, 69.

P

Parkinson, Mr. Allen

Profits of Undertakings—Deductions Proposed, 23.

Profits of Undertakings

Deductions Proposed, 16.

Definition of Profits and Standards, 43.

Distribution of, 15, 71.

Provisions for Effecting, 39.

R

Raeburn, Sir William

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 64, 66.

Profits of Undertakings—Deductions Proposed, 29.

S

Schedules

First, 71.

Second (Part I.), 72; (Part 11.), 73.

Short Title and Duration

Clause Agreed to, 70.

W

Walsh, Mr. Stephen

Accounts and Audit, Provisions as to, 62, 64, 66.

Control Agreement, Provisions as to Termination of, 81.

Financial Proposals, Effect of, 12.

NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE BILL. A

Addison, Rt. Hon. C.Minister of Health

Additional Benefits, 118.

Administration Allowance, 125.

Contributions, Provisions as to, 91, 92, 127, 128.

Financial Provisions, Amendment of, 105.

Foreign and Colonial Societies, 120.

Inspectors—Power of, to Take and Conduct Proceedings, 112.

Insurance Committees—Medical Benefit Cost and Administrative Expenses, 106, 108, 109.

Medical Practitioner—Right of Appeal, 122.

Sanatorium Benefit—Discontinuance of, except in Ireland, 94, 95, 97, 99.

Sickness, Disablement and Maternity Benefits—Rates, 93.

Training of Disabled Persons, 114.

Administration

Allowance, 123.

Amendments

Consequential and Minor, 114.

Attendance of Members

List, 131.

B

Barrand, Mr. A. R.

Sanatorium Benefit — Discontinuance of, except in Ireland, 100.

Bell, Mr. James

Contributions, Provisions as to, 127.

Financial Provisions, Amendment of 104.

Insurance Committees—Medical Benefit Cost and Administrative Expenses, 106.

Sanatorium Benefit—Discontinuance of, except in Ireland, 94.

Training of Disabled Persons, 113, 114.

Benefits

Additional Benefits, 118.

Butcher, Sir John

Inspectors, Power of, to take and Conduct Proceedings, 111, 113

Medical Benefit—Amendment of Act as to Voluntary Contributors, 118.

Sanatorium Benefit, Discontinuance of, Except in Ireland, 98, 100, 104.

C

Certificates

Power of Minister to Withdraw, 93.

Chairman

Rulings of, 90, 91, 92, 103.

Committee

Constitution of, 87.

Official Report, Publication of, 89.

Construction

Clause agreed to, 114.

Contributions

Provisions as to, 89, 126.

D

Davies, Mr. Thomas

Administration Allowance, 125.

Dawes, Mr. J. A.

Sanatorium Benefit, Discontinuance of, except in Ireland, 102, 104.

Disablement Pensions

Amendment as to Persons in Receipt of. 113.

E

Enactments

Repeal of, 129.

F

Farquharson, Major A. C.

Medical Practitioner, Right of Appeal, 122, 123.

Questions, Determination of, 116.

Financial Provisions

Amendment of, 104.

Financial Resolution

Text of, 89.

Foreign and Colonial Societies

Approved Society Member—Transfer of Value, 119.

I

Inspectors

Power of, to Take and Conduct Proceedings, 111.

Insurance Committees

Appeal Against Decision of—Procedure, 110.

Medical Benefit Cost and Administrative Expenses, 105.

Isle of Man and Channel Islands

Power to Make Arrangements with, 114.

L

Legal Proceedings

Procedure, 116.

Locker-Lampson, Mr. Godfrey

Contributions, Provisions as to, 90.

Foreign and Colonial Societites, 119, 121.

Sanatorium Benefit—Discontinuance of, except in Ireland, 95, 101.

M

Medical Benefit

Administration of, Amendment as to, 110.

Voluntary Contributions—Amendment of Act, 118.

Medical Practitioner

Right of Appeal, 121.

Myers, Mr. Thomas

Contributions, Provisions as to, 128.

Insurance Committees—Medical Benefit Cost and Administrative Expenses, 109.

Sanatorium Benefit—Discontinuance of, except in Ireland, 100.

Sickness, Disablement and Maternity Benefits, Rates of, 93.

N

New Clauses

Proposed, 115, 116, 118, 119, 121, 123.

Q

Questions

Determination of, 115.

R

Regulations

Extension of Power to Make, 114.

S

Sanatorium Benefit

Discontinuance of, except in Ireland, 93.

Schedules

First (Parts I and II), 126.

Second and Third, 130.

Fourth (Parts I and II), 130.

Schemes

Power of Minister to Determine, 93.

Scotland and Ireland

Application to, 114.

Short Title, Commencement and Repeal

Clause Agreed to, 114.

Sickness, Disablement and Maternity Benefits

Rates of, 93.

T

Thomas, Mr. J. H.

Contributions, Provisions as to, 90, 92.

Foreign and Colonial Societies, 121.

Inspectors—Power of, to Take and Conduct Proceedings, 112.

Insurance Committees—Medical Benefit Cost and Administrative Expenses, 106, 107.

Sanatorium Benefit—Discontinuance of, Except in Ireland, 95.

Thomson, Mr. Trevelyan

Sanatorium Benefit—Discontinuance of, Except in Ireland, 99, 100.

Training of Disabled Persons

Amendment as to, 113.

W

Warren, Lieut.-Colonel Sir Alfred

Administration Allowance, 123.

Insurance Committees—Medical Benefit Cost and Administrative Expenses, 107, 108.

Wood, Sir Kingsley

Administration Allowance, 124.

Insurance Committees—Medical Benefit Cost and Administrative Expenses, 106, 107.

Legal Proceedings—Procedure, 117.

Questions, Determination of, 115, 116.

Sanatorium Benefit—Discontinuance of, Except in Ireland, 103, 104.

PROFITEERING (AMENDMENT) BILL. A

Attendances of Members

Lists, 175, 213.

B

Barnes, Major H.

Inspection, &c., Powers as to, 186.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 143, 146.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I., 158, 162.

Reports—Publication of, 197.

Betterton, Mr. H. B.

Inspection, &c.—Powers as to, 189.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I, 164.

Bird, Sir Alfred

Inspection, &c., Powers as to, 191, 192.

Board of Trade

Mode of Action, 204.

Bridgeman, Mr. W. C.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 152.

Buchanan, Lieut.-Colonel A. L. H.

Proceedings before Court of Summary Jurisdiction, 207.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I., 170, 213.

C

Chairman

Rulings, 140, 147, 186, 189, 194, 204, 207, 212.

Committee

Constitution of, 135.

Sittings, Arrangements for, 137.

Committee of Investigation

Personnel, 206, 211.

Position of Member of Co-operative Society, 170.

Cope, Major

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I., 163.

D

Davison, Mr. J. E.

Inspection, &c., Powers as to, 185, 186, 187.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 147.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I, 153.

Dawes, Commander J. A.

Inspection, &c., Powers as to, 188.

Reports, Publication of, 198.

Divisions

Lists, 141, 175, 189.

Doyle, Mr. Grattan

Committee of Investigation—Position of Member of Co-operative Society, 173.

Inspection, &c., Powers as to, 177, 178, 179, 186.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 150.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I., 159, 161.

Reports, Publication of, 204.

E

Edwards, Mr. Charles

Inspection, &c., Powers as to, 184.

G

Greig, Colonel J. W.

Prima Facie Case—Establishment of, 210.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 144.

Reports, Publication of, 200, 203.

Guest, Mr. John

Inspection, &c., Powers as to, 192.

Reports, Publication of, 200, 202, 204.

H

Home, Sir Robert, K.B.E., K.C.Minister of Labour

Board of Trade—Mode of Action, 205.

Committee of Investigation

Personnel, 206, 212.

Position of Member of Co-operative Society, 172.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to, 178, 180, 189, 192, 193, 194.

Prima Facie Case, Establishment of, 209, 211.

Proceedings before Court of Summary Jurisdiction, 208.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 139, 141, 145, 147, 148, 149, 151.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I, 153, 155, 156, 158, 160, 162, 165, 167, 168, 169, 170, 214.

Reports, Publication of, 195, 196, 198, 199, 201, 203.

Victimisation, Provisions against, 205.

Hurd, Mr. P. A.

Board of Trade—Mode of Action, 205.

Committee of Investigation—Personnel, 207, 212.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to. 185, 187, 188.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 145.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I, 154, 155, 161, 167, 169.

Reports, Publication of, 200, 201, 203.

Inspection, etc.

Powers as to, 177.

K

Kiley, Mr. J. D.

Committee of Investigation—Personnel, 206.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to, 185.

Prima Facie Case, Establishment of, 211.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 141, 147, 148, 149.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I, 156, 161.

Reports, Publication of, 202, 203.

M

Mills, Mr. J. E.

Committee of Investigation—Position of Member of Co-operative Society, 175.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to, 179.

Reports, Publication of, 194, 195, 196, 199.

Myers, Mr. T.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 145.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I, 163.

Reports—Publication of, 197.

N

New Clauses

Proposed, 206, 207, 208, 211.

Nield, Sir Herbert

Committee of Investigation—Position of Member of Co-operative Society, 171, 173, 174.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 142, 146, 148.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I, 155, 156, 159, 162, 164, 167, 168, 169.

P

Prima Facie Case

Establishment of, 208.

Profit

Schemes for Fixing Rates, 138.

Profiteering Act

Amendments of Section I, 152, 213.

Expenses Incurred Under—Resolution of the House, 206.

R

Raeburn, Sir William

Committee of Investigation—Position of Member of Co-operative Society, 172, 173.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 150, 152.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I, 153.

Reports

Publication of, 194.

Rodger, Mr.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to, 183.

S

Schedule

Minor Amendments, 213.

Short, Mr. A.

Committee of Investigation—Position of Member of Co-operative Society, 174.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to, 180.

Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 138.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I., 155.

Reports, Publication of, 199, 200.

Short Title, Construction and Duration

Clause Agreed to, 206.

Sitch, Mr. C. H.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to, 183.

Victimisation, Provisions Against, 205.

Summary Jurisdiction Court

Proceedings Before, 207.

V

Victimisation

Provisions Against, 205.

W

Wallace, Mr. J.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to, 179, 182, 185.

Prima Facie Case, Establishment of, 209, 210, 211.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I., 157.

Reports, Publication of, 198, 201, 202, 204.

Warner, Sir Courtenay

Committee of Investigation—Position of Member of Co-operative Society, 174.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I., 164.

Willey, Lieut.-Colonel F. V.

Inspection, etc., Powers as to, 183, 193. Profit—Schemes for Fixing Rates, 151.

Profiteering Act—Amendments of Section I., 159.

BLIND PERSONS BILL. A

Addison, Rt. Hon. Dr. C.Minister of Health

Application to Scotland, 251.

Local Authorities—Power to Promote Welfare, 232, 233, 235, 236, 237, 241, 245, 247, 248.

New Clause Proposed, 252.

Pensions—Persons Over Fifty, 224, 225, 227.

Attendances of Members

Lists, 253.

C

Chairman

Rulings of, 221, 222, 223, 224, 230, 232, 233, 234, 235, 238, 240, 242, 243, 244 245, 251, 252, 253.

Charities

Application of "War Charities Act 1916, 249.

Committee

Constitution of, 219.

D

Dawes, Mr. J. A.

Charities—Application of War Charities Act 1916, 249.

Local Authorities—Power to Promote Welfare, 234, 235, 236, 238, 247.

Divisions

Lists, 231.

F

Financial Resolution

Text of, 221.

G

Graham, Mr. William

Application to Scotland and Ireland, 250. Local Authorities—Power to Promote Welfare, 238, 245, 247.

New Clause Proposed, 252.

Pensions—Persons Over Fifty, 224, 226.

Greig, Colonel J. W.

Local Authorities—Power to Promote Welfare, 236, 238, 243.

Pensions—Persons Over Fifty, 224.

L

Local Authorities

Power to Promote Welfare, 231.

N

New Clauses

Proposed, 252, 253.

P

Pensions

Persons Over Fifty, 221.

R

Robertson, Mr. John

Local Authorities—Power to Promote Welfare, 232, 235.

S

Scotland and Ireland

Application to, 250.

Short Title and Commencement

Day of Commencement, 251.

Sugden, Mr. W. H.

Local Authorities—Power to Promote Welfare, 234, 240, 243, 246, 247.

Pensions—Persons Over Fifty, 221, 222, 223.

T

Tillett, Mr. B.

Local Authorities—Power to Promote Welfare, 232, 241, 242.

W

Walsh, Mr. Stephen

Local Authorities—Power to Promote Welfare, 232, 239, 241, 244, 245.

New Clause Proposed, 252, 253.

Pensions—Persons Over Fifty, 222, 225.

OVERSEAS TRADE (CREDITS AND INSURANCE) BILL. A

Attendances of Members

List, 271.

B

Board of Trade

Exercise of Powers Under Act, 267.

Power to Grant Credit and Undertake Insurance, 262.

C

Chairman

Regulations, Procedure as to, 272.

Commencement and Operation

Clause Agreed to, 267.

Committee

Constitution of, 259.

Quorum, Failure to Obtain, 261.

Credits Granted

Return of, 267.

F

Financial Resolution

Text of, 261.

G

Graham, Mr. William

Board of Trade—Power to Grant Credits and Undertake Insurance, 264.

Schedule—Proposal to Add Russia, 269.

Grant, Mr. J. A.

Board of Trade—Power to Grant Credits and Undertake Insurance, 267.

H

Haslam, Mr. Lewis

Board of Trade—Power to Grant Credits and Undertake Insurance, 266.

Regulations, Procedure as to, 271.

K

Kellaway, Rt. Hon. F. G.Secretary, Department of Overseas Trade

Board of Trade—Power to Grant Credits and Undertake Insurance, 263, 265, 266, 267.

Return of Credits Granted, 267, 268.

Schedule—Proposal to Add Russia, 269, 271.

Kiley, Mr. J. D.

Board of Trade—Power to Grant Credits and Undertake Insurance, 262, 263, 265.

Return of Credits Granted, 267, 268.

Schedule—Proposal to Add Russia, 270.

M

Murray, Dr. D.

Board of Trade—Power to Grant Credits and Undertake Insurance, 266.

N

New Clause

Proposed, 267.

R

Regulations

Procedure as to, 271.

S

Schedule

Power to Make Addition to, 267.

Proposal to Add Russia, 269.

Short Title

Clause Agreed to, 267.

MINISTRY OF HEALTH (MISCELLANEOUS PROVISION) BILL. A

Addison, Rt. Hon. Dr. C.Minister of Health

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 702, 704, 706, 708, 716, 717, 723.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 289, 295, 296, 297, 304, 305, 307, 309, 312, 313, 314, 319, 321, 328, 329, 336, 338, 345, 349, 351, 354, 355, 356, 357, 363, 365, 366, 371, 375, 782, 783.

County Councils

Conditions of Loans to Local Authorities, 491.

Mortgages, Power of Trustees to Invest in, 761.

Dwelling Houses, Inspection of, 777.

Enactments Repealed, 783.

Foodstuffs, Protection of, 774.

Grants for Construction—Regulations as to, 386, 391, 393.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 588, 592, 595, 612, 613, 617, 618, 620, 621, 624, 647, 650, 654, 655, 656, 688, 693, 694, 696, 698. "Inspector of Nuisances," "Sanitary Inspector" to be Substituted for, 711, 725.

Land—Purchase and Appropriation of, 764, 765, 767, 768.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 402, 403, 405, 406, 408, 414, 416, 417, 420.

Contracts—Provisions as to Pecuniary Penalty, 500, 501.

Execution of Works outside own Districts, 470, 471, 475, 484, 487, 489, 490. 491.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, &c., 712, 728, 735, 739, 748.

Houses for Employees, 493.

Loans to, 491, 750, 751, 753, 755, 757, 759, 760.

Local Savings Committees, Subscription to, 761.

Officers—Increase in Remuneration, 775.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works and Buildings in Certain Cases, 421, 426, 427, 432, 435, 436, 442, 447, 448, 450, 453, 459, 460, 461, 464.

Premises, Use of, by Government Departments, etc., 769.

Rate of Interest on Certain Advances and Expenses, 498.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 508, 509, 510, 514, 526, 537, 540, 542, 543, 546, 553, 560, 561, 562, 564, 565, 567, 568, 569, 572, 573, 574, 575.

Mortuary—Separate Building for, 712.

"Other District" to be Substituted for "Adjoining District" in Certain Sections, 499, 500.

Procedure as to Certain Clauses—Statement, 277, 711.

Adkins, Sir W. Ryland D.

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 705.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 597, 606, 609, 618, 641, 655, 659, 675, 678, 680.

Land—Purchase and Appropriation of, 763, 764.

Aliens

Inspection of, by Medical Officers of Port Sanitary Authorities, 725.

Attendances of Members

Lists, 341, 409, 467, 529, 589, 651, 709, 785.

B

Banner, Sir J. S. Harmood-

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 611.

Local Authorities

Execution of Works Outside Own Districts, 474, 489.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 431.

Rate of Interest on Certain Advance and Expenses, 495.

Barton, Sir William

Local Authorities

Execution of Works, etc., Outside Own Districts, 478, 486.

Houses for Employés, 494.

Betterton, Mr. H. B.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 291, 306, 329, 366.

County Councils

Conditions of Loans to Local Authorities, 491.

Mortgages, Power of Trustees to Invest in, 761.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of, by County Councils, 642, 660, 666, 698. 699.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 398, 413, 414.

Execution of Works, etc., Outside Own Districts, 487.

Houses for Employés, 492.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 436.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 521, 541, 555, 563, 564.

Blake, Sir Francis D.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 618.

Land, Purchase and Appropriation of, 764.

Local Authorities—Expenses in Connection with Meetings, &c., 730, 734, 741.

Boundaries of Wards, etc.

Alteration of, 769.

C

Chairman

Procedure as to Certain Clauses—Statement, 711.

Rulings of, 277, 290, 293, 295, 300, 302, 306, 307, 310, 331, 335, 336, 340, 344, 350, 369, 370, 390, 394, 424, 426, 429, 430, 431, 438, 443, 454, 463, 484, 485, 486, 492, 493, 494, 500, 522, 528, 532, 560, 562, 569, 605, 611, 612, 620, 621, 631, 634, 636, 650, 678, 679, 697, 703, 706, 724, 725. 739, 745, 761, 764, 768, 769, 774, 779, 781.

Clauses Enumerated in the House

Statement by Dr. Addison, 277.

Clinical Thermometers

Regulation of Sale, 701, 716.

Committee

Constitution of, 275.

Sittings, Arrangements for, 313, 379, 408, 503, 528, 565.

Coote, Capt. Colin

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 629, 639, 655, 657, 666. 675.

Local Authorities

Loans to, 754, 759.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 425. 460.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 570.

County Councils

Conditions of Loans to Local Authorities, 491.

Mortgages, Power of Trustees to Invest in, 760.

Craik, Sir Henry

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 704.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 280, 286, 298, 324, 366, 370, 379.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 597, 611, 634, 638, 661, 668, 674., 699.

Local Authorities

Committee. Powers granted to, 399, 404, 415, 416, 417, 418.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, &c., 739.

Execution of Works, &c., Outside own Districts, 485, 489, 491.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 422, 441.

Rate of Interest on Certain Advances and Expenses, 496.

Menial Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 546, 559, 560, 561.

D

Davison, Mr. J. E.

Local Authorities—Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 417, 436, 438.

Divisions

Lists, 305, 311, 315, 335, 345, 355, 363, 407, 437, 465, 489, 493, 503, 557, 575, 621, 649, 657, 661, 669,679, 693, 701, 707, 725, 747, 775.

Dwelling Houses

Closing Order, 777.

Compulsory Hiring of, for Working Class, 279, 779.

Inspection of, 776.

E

Edwards, Mr. Charles

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 305, 306, 314, 361. 362, 365.

Grants for Construction—Regulations as to, 393.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of by County Councils, 667.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 419, 420.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 428.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient. Stage, 509, 541, 574, 575.

Enactments

Repeal of, 783,

F

Farquharson, Major A. C.

Hospitals and Ambulanoes—Provision of, by County Councils, 645.

Local Authorities—Expenses in Connection with Meetings, &c., 739.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 517.

Financial Resolution

Text of. 381.

Food and Drugs

Amendment of Enactments relating to Sale of, 725.

Foodstuffs

Protection of, 774.

Fremantle, Lieut.-Colonel F. E.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 308, 315, 358, 783.

Hospitals and Ambulances Provision of, by County Councils, 597, 599, 610, 611, 664. 671, 679.

Land. Purchase and Appropriation of, 764.

Local Authorities

Loans to, 756.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 423, 451, 454. 456.

Premises—Use of, by Government Departments, etc., 768.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 518, 539, 559.

G

Garden Cities

Development of, 778.

Graham, Mr. William

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 300.

Grant, Mr. J. A.

Local Authorities—Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 431.

Grants for Construction

Regulations as to, 381.

Greig, Colonel J. W.

Clinical Thermometers — Regulation of Sale, 704.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 285, 316.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of, by County Councils, 578.

Local Authorities

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 738, 739.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 447, 463.

"Other District" to be Substituted for "Adjoining District" in Certain Sections, 500.

Guest, Mr. John

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 292, 309, 326, 348, 349.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of, by County Councils, 663, 669, 686.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 415, 418, 420.

Contracts—Provisions as to Pecuniary Penalty, 500.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 746.

Houses lor Employés, 493.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 571, 572.

Gwynne, Mr. R. S.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class. 377.

Grants for Construction, Regulations as to, 387.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of, by County Councils, 613, 619, 620, 621, 678, 700.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 403, 406, 418.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 728, 729, 731, 735, 736, 737.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 448, 464.

H

Hopkinson, Mr. Austin

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 707, 708.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 286, 309, 328, 329, 334, 338, 356, 362, 367, 370, 372, 375. 376.

Grants for Construction, Regulations as to, 392.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of, by County Councils, 696, 702.

"Inspector of Nuisances," "Sanitary Inspector" to be Substituted for, 725.

Land—Purchase and Appropriation of, 768.

Local Authority

Committee, Powers Granted to, 399, 402, 415, 417.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 741.

Execution of Works, etc., Outside Own Districts, 478, 482, 483, 484, 485.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain. Cases, 425, 426, 440, 443. 446, 456, 458, 466.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 548.

Hospitals and Ambulances

Provision of, by County Councils, 577.

Hurd, Mr. P. A.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 306, 307, 319.

Foodstuffs, Protection of, 774.

I

"Inspector of Nuisances"

"Sanitary Inspector" to be Substituted for, 711, 725.

Ireland

Application of Act to, 769.

K

Kiley, Mr. J. D.

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 703, 704, 705, 706, 718, 722, 724.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Classes, 302.

Grants for Construction, Regulations as to, 385.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of, by County Councils, 684.

Local Authorities, Loans to, 756.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 571.

L

Land

Purchase and Appropriation of, 763.

Lawson, Mr. J. J.

Local Authorities—Powers Granted to Committee, 401, 406, 408.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 394.

Contracts—Provisions as to Pecuniary Penalty, 500.

Execution of Works, etc., Outside Own Districts, 469.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 712. 726.

Houses for Employés, 492.

Loans to, 491, 747.

Local Savings Committees, Subscription to, 761.

Officers—Increase in Remuneration, 775.

Premises—Use of, by Government Departments, etc., 768.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 421.

Rate of Interest on Certain Advances and Expenses, 493.

Sanction of Contributions to Loans, 761.

Lorden, Mr. J. W.

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 717.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 283, 290, 291, 296, 301, 327, 329, 331, 338, 340, 343, 345, 349, 350, 356, 357, 373, 782.

Grants for Construction, Regulations as to, 385.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of, by County Councils, 616, 643, 655, 658, 679, 697.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 395, 398, 400, 407, 415, 420.

Contracts—Provisions as to Pecuniary Penalty, 501.

Execution of Works Outside Own Districts, 470, 476, 487.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 729.

Houses for Employés, 492.

Loans to, 749, 751, 755, 757, 758, 760.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 429, 430, 443, 444, 448, 462, 464.

Rate of Interest on Certain Advances and Expenses, 494, 496, 497.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 522, 549.

M

Mental Disorder

Treatment in Incipient Stage, 505.

Molson, Major J. E.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 322, 355.

Local Authorities

Execution of Works, etc., Outside Own Districts, 486.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 433.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 532, 547, 556, 560.

Mortuary

Separate Building for, 712, 726.

Murray, Dr. D.

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 707, 708, 716, 723.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 332, 333.

Hospitals and Ambulances—Provision of, by County Council, 612, 616, 623, 626, 647, 648, 681.

Ireland, Application of Act to, 773.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 420.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 441.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 524, 554, 557, 559.

"Other District" to be Substituted for "Adjoining District" in Certain Sections, 499.

Myers, Mr. T.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 279, 303, 335, 352, 359.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 607, 619, 620, 633, 634, 637, 647, 650, 670, 683.

Land, Purchase and Appropriation of, 764.

Local Authorities

Contracts—Provisions as to Pecuniary Penalty, 502.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, &c., 730.

Loans to, 759.

Officers — Increase in Remuneration, 775.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 428, 439.

Rate of Interest on Certain Advances and Expenses, 496.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 523, 566, 572, 573, 576.

N

New Clauses

Proposed, 769, 774, 775, 776, 777, 778.

Newton, Major H. K.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 605.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 419.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 434, 435.

O

Ormsby-Gore, Hon. W.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 288. 290, 297, 302, 328, 347, 353, 355, 370.

Grants for Construction, Regulations as to, 388, 392.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 585, 599, 616, 617, 624, 626, 630, 654, 668, 672, 679, 682, 695, 697.

Ireland, Application of Act to, 772.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 398, 412, 414, 417, 418.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, &c., 743, 746.

Loans to, 756.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 437. 442, 445, 446, 448, 452, 460, 461, 463. 464.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 557, 573, 575.

"Other District"

Substitution for "Adjoining District" in Certain Sections, 498.

P

Parkinson, Mr. J. A.

Local Authorities

Houses for Employés, 493.

Rate of Interest for Advances and Expenses, 498.

Procedure as to Certain Clauses

Statement, 711.

R

Raeburn, Sir W. H.

Local Authorities—Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 432.

Raw, Lieut.-Colonel N.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 640.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 516, 536, 542, 549, 550, 551, 559, 560, 561, 569, 576.

Richardson, Mr. Robert

Dwelling Houses

Closing Order, 778.

Compulsory Hiring for Working Class, 279, 298, 299, 314, 318, 326, 357, 374.

Inspection of, 777.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 579, 614, 656, 659, 667, 689, 691.

Local Authorities

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, & c., 742.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 443.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 533, 540.

Robertson, Mr. John

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 353, 354.

Local Authorities—Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 424, 426.

Rodger, Mr. A. K.

Clinical Thermometers — Regulation of Sale, 721.

S

Schedules

First, 779

Second, 783.

Seddon, Mr. J. A.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 293, 311, 329, 378.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 608.

Ireland, Application of Act to, 773.

Local Authorities—Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 433, 438, 456.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 564.

Shaw, Hon. Alexander

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class. 307, 350, 352, 356, 371, 372.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 596.

Short Title, Extent and Repeal

Clause Agreed to, 769.

Swan, Mr. J. E. C.

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 703.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 293, 305, 306, 310, 311, 314, 316, 322, 328, 346, 357, 360.

Hospitals and Ambulances. Provision of, by County Councils, 579, 596 603, 605, 608, 660, 670, 694, 698.

Local Authorities—Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 438, 439.

T

Thomson, Mr. T.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 284, 297, 307, 308, 319, 325, 329, 330, 340, 344, 374.

Grants for Construction, Regulations as to, 381, 387.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 650, 654, 659, 665, 667.

Local Authorities

Contracts—Provision as to Pecuniary Penalty, 502.

Execution of Works, etc., Outside Own Districts, 481.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 736, 737.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 446, 447, 458.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 506, 535, 544, 547, 561, 562, 567, 568.

"Other District" to be Substituted for "Adjoining District" in Certain Sections, 499.

W

Ward, Colonel Lambert

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 721.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 285, 295, 299, 319, 327, 333.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 621, 622, 624, 631, 668.

Local Authorities

Loans, 755.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 430, 440, 457.

Wheler, Major G. C. H.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 305.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 663.

Williams, Mr. Aneurin

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 706.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 287, 303, 314, 317, 319, 337, 338.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 606, 614, 661, 663, 681, 682, 685, 695.

Local Authorities

Contracts—Provisions as to Pecuniary Penalty, 501.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 740.

Houses for Employés, 494.

Loans to, 759.

Rate of Interest on Certain Advances and Expenses, 497.

Wilson, Mr. D. M.Solicitor-General for Ireland

Ireland, Application of Act to, 771, 773, 774.

Wilson, Colonel L. O., C.M.G., D.S.O.

Clinical Thermometers—Regulation of Sale, 719, 721.

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 282, 305, 306, 308, 315, 316, 317, 330, 337, 338, 340, 347, 357.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 607, 657, 662, 663, 664, 665, 666, 670, 672, 673, 674, 677, 682, 684.

Land, Purchase and Appropriation of, 765.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 399, 401.

Loans to, 756.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 440, 441, 444, 445, 457, 466.

Rate of Interest on Certain Advances and Expenses, 495, 497.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 569.

Winterton, Earl

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 281, 311, 312, 313, 316, 317, 323, 325, 328, 329, 339, 354, 360, 365, 370, 371, 372, 783.

Enactments Repealed, 783.

Grants for Construction, Regulations as to, 389.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 578, 595, 597, 606, 623, 634, 636, 638, 639, 656, 657, 686, 688, 690, 695, 697.

Ireland, Application of Act to, 771.

Land, Purchase and Appropriation of, 765, 767, 768.

Local Authorities

Committee, Powers Granted to, 397, 401.

Execution of Works, etc., Outside Own Districts, 469, 472.

Expenses in Connection with Meetings, etc., 729, 731, 733, 740, 742, 743, 745.

Loans to, 752, 753, 755, 760.

Local Savings Committees, Subscription to, 762.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 429 446 448, 449, 450, 454, 456, 459, 462 463.

Mental Disorder—Treatment in Incipient Stage, 509, 510, 514, 522, 527, 535 549, 550, 567, 570 571. 572.

Wood, Sir Kingsley

Compulsory Hiring of Dwelling Houses for Working Class, 297, 308, 312.

Hospitals and Ambulances, Provision of, by County Councils, 669.

Local Authorities

Loans to, 754.

Power to Prohibit Construction of Works or Buildings in Certain Cases, 443, 455.