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Business Of The House

Volume 437: debated on Tuesday 6 May 1947

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Motion made, and Question put,

"That the Proceedings on Government Business be exempted, at this day's Sitting,

Division No. 182.]

AYES.

[3.51 p.m.

Adams, W. T. (Hammersmith, South)Edwards, N. (Caerphilly)McAllister, G.
Alexander, Rt. Hon. A. V.Edwards, W. J. (Whitechapel)McEntee, V. La T
Allen, Scholefield (Crewe)Evans, E. (Lowestoft)McGhee, H. G.
Allighan, GarryEvans, John (Ogmore)McGovern, J.
Alpass, J. H.Evans, S. N. (Wednesbury)Mack, J. D.
Anderson, A. (Motherwell)Ewart, R.Mackay, R. W. G. (Hull, N.W.)
Anderson, F. (Whitehaven)Fairhurst, F.McKinlay, A. S.
Attlee, Rt. Hon. C. R.Farthing, W. J.Maclean, N. (Govan)
Austin, H. LewisField, Captain W. JMcLeavy, F.
Awbery, S. SFoot, M. M.MacMillan, M. K. (Western Isles)
Ayles, W. H.Forman, J. C.Macpherson, T. (Romford)
Ayrton Gould, Mrs. BFraser, T. (Hamilton)Mainwaring, W. H.
Bacon, Miss A.Freeman, Maj. J. (Watford)Mallalieu, J. P. W
Balfour, A.Freeman, Peter (Newport)Mann, Mrs. J
Barton, C.Gaitskell, H. T. N.Manning, C. (Camberwell, N.)
Battley, J. R.Gallacher, W,Manning, Mrs. L, (Epping)
Bechervaise, A. E.Ganley, Mrs. C. S.Marshall, F. (Brightside)
Belcher, J. W.Gibbins, J.Mellish, R. J.
Bellenger, Rt. Hon. F. J.Gilzean, A.Messer, F.
Benson, G.Glanville, J. E. (Consett)Middleton, Mrs. L
Berry, H.Gordon-Walker, P. C.Millington, Wing-Comdr E. R
Beswick, F.Greenwood, Rt. Hon. A. (Wakefield)Mitchison, G. R.
Bing, G. H. C.Grenfell, D. R.Monslow, W.
Blackburn, A. R.Grey, C. F.Montague, F.
Blyton, W. R.Grierson, E.Moody, A. S.
Boardman, H.Griffiths, D. (Rother Valley)Morris, P. (Swansea, W.)
Bottomley, A. G.Griffiths, Rt. Hon. J. (Llanelly)Morrison, Rt. Hon. H. (Lewisham, E.)
Bowles, F. G. (Nuneaton)Griffiths, W. D. (Moss Side)Mort, D. L.
Braddock, Mrs. E. M. (L'pl, Exch'ge)Guest, Dr. L. HadenMoyle, A.
Braddock, T. (Mitcham)Gunter, R. J.Mulvey, A-
Bramall, E. A.Guy, W. H.Murray, J. D
Brook, D. (Halifax)Haire, John E. (Wycombe)Nally, W.
Brooks, T. J. (Rothwell)Hall, W. G.Naylor, T. E.
Brown, George (Belper)Hamilton, Lieut.-Col. R.Neal, H. (Claycross)
Brown, T. J. (Ince)Hannan, W. (Maryhill)Nichol, Mrs. M. E. (Bradford, N.)
Brown, W. J. (Rugby)Hardy, E. ANicholls, H. R. (Stratford)
Bruce, Maj. D. W. T.Haworth, J.Noel-Buxton, Lady
Buchanan, G.Henderson, A. (Kingswinford)Oldfield, W. H.
Burden, T. W.Henderson, Joseph (Ardwick)Paget, R. T
Burke, W. A.Herbison, Miss M.Paling, Will T. (Dewsbury)
Callaghan, JamesHewitson, Captain MPalmer, A. M. F
Castle, Mrs. B. A.Hicks, G.Parker, J.
Chamberlain, R. A.Hobson, C. R.Parkin, B. T.
Champion, A. J.Holman, P.Paton, Mrs. F. (Rushcliffe)
Chetwynd, G. R.Holmes, H. E (Hemsworth)Paton, J. (Norwich)
Clitherow, Dr. R.House, G.Pearson, A.
Cocks, F. S.Hoy, J.Peart, Capt. T. F
Coldrick, W.Hubbard, T.Piratin, P.
Collindridge, F.Hudson, J. H. (Ealing, W.)Porter, E. (Warrington)
Collins, V. J.Hughes, Hector (Aberdeen, N.)Porter, G. (Leeds)
Colman, Miss G. M.Hughes, H. D. (W'lverh'pton, W.)Price, M. Philips
Comyns, Dr. L.Irving, W. J.Proctor, W. T.
Corbet, Mrs. F. K. (Camb'well, N.W.)Isaacs, Rt. Hon G. APryde, D. J.
Corlett, Dr. J.Janner, B.Randall, H. E.
Corvedale, ViscountJay, D. P. T.Ranger, J.
Crawley, A.Jeger, G. (Winchester)Ridealgh, Mrs. M.
Crossman, R. H. SJager, Dr. S W. (St. Pancras, S.E.)Roberts, Goronwy (Caernarvonshire)
Dagger, G.Jones, D. T. (Hartlepools)Robertson, J. J. (Berwick)
Daines, P.Jones, P. Asterley (Hitchin)Rogers, G. H. R.
Dalton, Rt Hon. H.Keenan, W.Ross, William (Kilmarnock)
Davies, Edward (Burslem)Kenyon, C.Sargood, R.
Davies, Ernest (Enfield)King, E. M.Scollan, T.
Davies, Harold (Leek)Kinghorn, Sqn.-Ldr. EScott-Elliot, W.
Davies, Haydn (St. Pancras, S.W.)Kinley, J.Shackleton, E. A. A
Davies, S. O. (Merthyr)Kirby, B. V.Sharp, Granville
de Freitas, GeoffreyLang, G.Silverman, J. (Erdington)
Delargy, H. J.Lavers, S.Silverman, S. S. (Nelson)
Diamond, J.Lawson, Rt. Hon. J JSkeffington, A. M.
Dobbie, W.Lee, F. (Hulme)Skeffington-Lodge, T. C
Dodds, N. N.Leslie, J. R.Skinnard, F. W.
Driberg, T. E. N.Levy, B. W.Smith, Ellis (Stoke)
Dugdale, J. (W. Bromwich)Lewis, A. W. J. (Upton)Smith, H. N. (Nottingham, S.)
Dumpleton, C. W.Lipton, Lt.-Col. M.Smith, S. H. (Hull, S.W.)
Durbin, E. F. MLogan, D. G.Snow, Capt. J. W.
Dye, S.Longden, F.Solley, L. J.
Edelman, M.McAdam, WSorensen, R. W.

from the provisions of the Standing Order (Sittings of the House)."—[ Mr. Herbert Morrison.]

The House divided; Ayes, 281; Noes, 148.

Soskice, Maj. Sir Thurtle, ErnestWhite, H. (Derbyshire, N.E.)
Sparks, J. A.Tiffany, S.Whiteley, Rt. Hon. W
Stamford, WTimmons, J.Wigg, Col. G. E.
Steele, T.Titterington, M. F.Wilkins, W. A.
Stewart, Michael (Fulham, E.)Tolley, L.Williams, D. J. (Neath)
Strauss, G. R. (Lambeth, N.)Vernon, Maj. W. FWilliams, J. L. (Kelvingrove)
Stross, Dr. B.Viant, S. P.Willis, E.
Stubbs, A. EWalkden, E.Wills, Mrs. E. A.
Swingler, S.Walker, G. H.Wise, Major F. J.
Sylvester, G. O.Wallace, G. D. (Chislehurst)Woodburn, A.
Symonds, A. L.Wallace, H. W. (Walthamstow, E.)Woods, G. S.
Taylor, H. B. (Mansfield)Warbey, W. N.Wyatt, W.
Taylor, R. J. (Morpeth)Watson, W. M.Yates, V. F.
Taylor, Dr. S. (Barnet)Webb, M. (Bradford, C.)Young, Sir R. (Newton)
Thomas, D. E. (Aberdare)Weitzman, D.Younger, Hon. Kenneth
Thomas, Ivor (Keighley)Wells, P. L. (Faversham)
Thomas, I. O. (Wrekin)Wells, W. T. (Walsall)TELLERS FOR THE AYES
Thomas, George (Cardiff)West, D. G.Mr. Simmons and
Thomson, Rt. Hn. G R. (Ed'b'gh, E.)Westwood, Rt. Hon. J.Mr. Popplewell.

NOES.

Agnew, Cmdr. P. G.Hare, Hon. J. H. (Woodbridge)O'Neill, Rt. Hon. Sir H.
Aitken, Hon. MaxHarvey, Air-Comdre. A. VOrr-Ewing, I. L.
Allen, Lt.-Col. Sir W. (Armagh)Haughton, S. G.Peake, Rt. Hon. O.
Amory, D. HeathcoatHead, Brig. A. H.Peto, Brig. C. H. M
Baldwin, A. E.Headlam, Lieut.-Col. Rt. Hon. Sir CPickthorn, K.
Barlow, Sir J.Henderson, John (Cathcart)Ponsonby, Col. C. E.
Baxter, A. B.Hinchingbrooke, ViscountPrice-White, Lt.-Col. D
Beamish, Maj. T. V. HHogg, Hon. Q.Prior-Palmer, Brig O
Beechman, N. A.Hollis, M. C.Raikes, H. V.
Birch, NigelHolmes, Sir J. Stanley (Harwich)Ramsay, Major S.
Boles, Lt.-Col. D. C. (Wells)Howard, Hon. A.Rayner, Brig. R.
Bower, N.Hulbert, Wing-Cdr. N. J.Reed, Sir S. (Aylesbury)
Boyd-Carpenter, J. A.Hutchison, Lt.-Cm. Clark (E'b'gh, W.)Reid, Rt. Hon. J. S. C. (Hillhead)
Braithwaite, Lt.-Comdr. J. GHutchison, Col. J. R. (Glasgow, C.)Roberts, Emrys (Merioneth)
Bromley-Davenport, Lt.-Col. WJeffreys, General Sir GRopner, Col. L.
Buchan-Hepburn, P. G. T.Jennings, R.Ross, Sir R. D. (Londonderry)
Byers, FrankKeeling, E. H.Sanderson, Sir F.
Carson, E.Kerr, Sir J. GrahamSavory, Prof. D L
Challen, C.Kingsmill, Lt.-Col. W. HScott, Lord W.
Channon, H.Lambert, Hon. G.Shephard, S. (Newark)
Churchill, Rt. Hon. W. S.Lancaster, Col. C. G.Smiles, Lt.-Col. Sir W.
Clifton-Brown, Lt.-Col. G.Law, Rt. Hon. R. K.Smith, E. P. (Ashford)
Corbett, Lieut.-Col. U. (Ludlow)Legge-Bourke, Maj. E. A. HSnadden, W. M.
Crookshank, Capt. Rt. Hon. H. F. C.Lennox-Boyd, A. TStanley, Rt. Hon. O.
Crosthwaite-Eyre, Col. O. ELipson, D. L.Stewart, J. Henderson (Fife, E.)
Crowder, Capt. John E.Lloyd, Maj. Guy (Renfrew. E.)Stoddart-Scott, Col. M.
Cuthbert, W. N.Lloyd, Selwyn (Wirral)Strauss, H. G. (English Universities)
Davidson, ViscountessLow, Brig. A. R. W.Stuart, Rt. Hon. J. (Moray)
Davies, Clement (Montgomery)Lucas, Major Sir J.Sutcliffe, H.
Digby, S. W.MacAndrew, Col. Sir CTaylor, C S (Eastbourne)
Donner, Sqn.-Ldr. P. W.Macdonald, Sir P. (Isle of Wight)Taylor, Vice-Adm. E. A. (P'dd't'n, S.)
Dower, E. L. G. (Caithness)Mackeson, Brig. H. R.Thorneycroft, G. E. P. (Monmouth)
Drayson, G. B.McKie, J. H. (Galloway)Thornton-Kemsley, C. N.
Drewe, C.MacLeod, J.Thorp, Lt.-Col R. A. F
Dugdale, Maj. Sir T. (Richmond)Macmillan, Rt. Hon, Harold (Bromley)Touche, G. C.
Duthie, W. S.Macpherson, N. (Dumfries)Vane, W. M. F
Eden, Rt. Hon. A.Maitland, Comdr. J. W.Wadsworth, G
Elliot, Rt. Hon. WalterManningham-Buller, R. EWalker-Smith, D
Fleming, Sqn.-Ldr. E. LMarlowe, A. A. H.Ward, Hon. G. R.
Fox, Sir G.Marsden, Capt. A.Webbe, Sir H. (Abbey)
Fraser, Sir I. (Lonsdale)Marshall, D. (Bodmin)White, Sir D. (Fareham)
Gage, C.Marshall, S. H. (Sutton)White, J. B. (Canterbury)
Galbraith, Cmdr. T. DMellor, Sir J.Williams, C (Torquay)
Gammans, L. D.Moore, Lt.-Col. Sir TWilliams, Gerald (Tonbridge)
George, Lady M. Lloyd (Anglesey)Morris, Hopkin (Carmarthen)Willoughby de Eresby, Lord
Glyn, Sir R.Morrison, Maj. J. G. (Salisbury)York, C.
Gomme-Duncan, Col. ANeill, W. F. (Belfast, N.)
Grant, LadyNeven-Spence, Sir B.TELLERS FOR THE NOES
Grimston, R. V.Nicholson, G.Major Conant and
Gruffydd, Prof. W. J.Noble, Comdr. A. H. P.Mr. Studholme.
Hannon, Sir P (Moseley)Nutting, Anthony