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Clause 2—(Power For The Treasury To Borrow)

Volume 65: debated on Friday 7 August 1914

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(1) The Treasury may borrow from any person, by the issue of Treasury Bills or otherwise, and the Bank of England and the Bank of Ireland may advance to the Treasury on the credit of the said sums, any sum or sums not exceeding in the whole one hundred and four million six hundred and forty-two thousand and fifty-five pounds.

Amendment made: Leave out the word "one" ["one hundred and four million"], and insert instead thereof the word "two."