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Business Of The House

Volume 437: debated on Thursday 8 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. 196.]

AYES.

[3.45 p.m.

Adams, W. T. (Hammersmith, South)Ganley, Mrs. C. S.Mitchison, G. R
Alexander, Rt. Hon. A. V.Gilzean, A.Montague, F.
Allen, Scholefield (Crewe)Glanville, J. E. (Consett)Morley, R
Alpass, J. H.Gooch, E. G.Morrison, Rt. Hon. H. (L'wish'm, E.)
Anderson, A. (Motherwell)Gordon-Walker, P. C.Mort, D. L
Austin, H. LewisGreenwood, A. W. J. (Heywood)Moyle, A.
Awbery, S. S.Grey, C. F.Mulvey, A.
Ayles, W. H.Grierson, E.Nally, W.
Ayrton Gould, Mrs. BGriffiths, D. (Rother Valley)Naylor, T. E
Bacon, Miss A.Griffiths, W. D. (Moss Side)Neal, H. (Claycross)
Balfour, A.Guest, Dr. L. HadenNichol, Mrs. M. E. (Bradford, N.)
Barstow, P. G.Gunter, R. J.Noel-Buxton, Lady
Barton, C.Guy, W. H.Oldfield, W. H.
Battley, J. R.Haire, John E. (Wycombe)Oliver, G. H.
Bechervaise, A. E.Hale, LeslieParker, J.
Ballenger, Rt. Hon. F. J.Hall, W. G.Paton, J. (Norwich)
Benson, G.Hamilton, Lieut.-Col. R,Pearson, A.
Beswick, F.Hannan, W. (Maryhill)Pearl, Capt T. F.
Bevan, Rt. Hon. A. (Ebbw Vale)Hardy, E. A.Piratin, P.
Bing, G. H. C.Hastings, Dr. SomervillePorter, E. (Warrington)
Binns, J.Haworth, J.Porter, G. (Leeds)
Blackburn, A. R.Henderson, Joseph (Ardwick)Price, M. Philips
Boardman, H.Herbison, Miss M.Proctor, W. T.
Bowles, F. G. (Nuneaton)Hewitson, Captain MPryde, D. J.
Braddock, Mrs. E. M. (L'pl, Exch'ge)Hicks, G.Randall, H. E
Bramall, E. A.Hobson, C. R.Rankin, J.
Brook, D. (Halifax)Holman, P.Reeves, J.
Brooks, T. J. (Rothwell)Holmes, H. E. (Hemsworth)Rhodes, H.
Brown, George (Belper)House, G.Ridealgh, Mrs. M.
Brown, T. J. (Ince)Hoy, J.Robens, A.
Bruce, Maj. D. W. T.Hubbard, T.Roberts, Goronwy (Caernarvonshire)
Buchanan, G.Hudson, J. H. (Ealing, W.)Robertson J. J. (Berwick)
Burden, T. W.Hughes, Hector (Aberdeen, N.)Ross, William (Kilmarnock)
Burke, W. AHughes, H. D. (W'lverh'pton, W.)Royle, C.
Callaghan, JamesHutchinson, H. L. (Rusholme)Sargood, R.
Champion, A. J.Irving, W. J.Scollan, T
Chater, D.Isaacs, Rt. Hon. G. AScott-Elliot, W.
Chetwynd, G. R.Jay, D. P. T.Sharp, Granville
Clitherow, Dr. R.Jones, Rt. Hon. A. C. (Shipley)Shawcross, C. N. (Widnes)
Cocks, F. S.Jones, D. T. (Hartlepools)Shawcross, Rt. Hn. Sir H. (St. Helens)
Collins, V. J.Jones, P. Asterley (Hitchin)Silkin, Rt. Hon. L.
Colman, Miss G. MKeenan, W.Silverman, J. (Erdington)
Cook, T. F.Key, C. W.Silverman, S. S. (Nelson)
Corlett, Dr. J.King, E. M.Skeffington-Lodge, T. C.
Corvedale, ViscountKinghorn, Sqn.-Ldr. ESkinnard, F. W.
Cove, W. G.Kinley, J.Smith, H. N. (Nottingham, S.)
Crawley, A.Kirby, B. VSnow, Capt. J. W
Cunningham, P.Lang, G.Solley, L. J.
Daines, P.Lawson, Rt. Hon. J. J.Sparks, J. A.
Davies, Edward (Burslem)Lee, Miss J. (Cannock)Stross, Dr. B.
Davies, Ernest (Enfield)Lever, N. H.Stubbs, A. E.
Davies, Harold (Leek)Levy, B. W.Summerskill, Dr. Edith
Davies, Haydn (St. Pancras, S.W.)Lewis, A. W. J. (Upton)Swingler, S.
Davies, R J. (Westhoughton)Lewis, J. (Bolton)Symonds, A. L.
Davies, S. O. (Merthyr)Lewis, T. (Southampton)Taylor, R. J. (Morpeth)
Deer, G.Lindsay, K. M. (Comb'd Eng. Univ.)Taylor, Dr. S. (Barnet)
de Freitas, GeoffreyLipton, Lt.-Col. M.Thomas, D. E. (Aberdare)
Dodds, N N.Longden, F.Thomas, Ivor (Keighley)
Donovan, T.McAdam, W.Thomas, I. O. (Wrekin)
Driberg, T. E. N.McEntee, V. La T.Thomas, George (Cardiff)
Dugdale, J. (W. Bromwich)McGhee, H. G.Thomson, Rt. Hn. G. R. (Ed'b'gh, E.)
Dye, S.McGovern, J.Thorneycroft, Harry (Clayton)
Ede, Rt. Hon. J. C.
Edelman, M.Mack, J. D.Thurtle, Ernest
Edwards, John (Blackburn)McKay, (Wallsend)Tiffany, S.
Edwards, N. (Gaerphilly)McKinlay, A. S.Timmons, J.
Edwards, W. J. (Whitechapel)Maclean, N. (Govan)Titterington, M. F.
Evans, E. (Lowestoft)MacMillan, M. K. (Western Isles)Tolley, L.
Evans, S. N. (Wednesbury)Macpherson, T. (Romford)Tomlinson, Rt. Hon. G.
Farthing, W. J.Mallalieu, J. P. W.Vernon, Maj. W. F.
Field, Capt. W. J.Mann, Mrs. J.Walker, G. H.
Fletcher, E. G. M. (Islington, E.)Manning, C. (Camberwell, N.)Wallace, G. D. (Chislehurst)
Forman, J. C.Manning, Mrs. L. (Epping)Warbey, W. N.
Freeman, Maj. J. (Watford)Middleton, Mrs. L.Watson, W. M.
Freeman, Peter (Newport)Mikardo, IanWebb, M. (Bradford, C.)
Gallacher, W,Millington, Wing-Comdr. E. RWells, P. L. (Faversham)

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

The House divided: Ayes, 244; Noes, 122.

Wells, W. T. (Walsall)Willey, O. G. (Cleveland)Wyatt, W.
West, D. G.Williams, J. L. (Kelvingrove)Yates, V. F
Westwood, Rt. Hon. J.Williams, W. R. (Heston)Young, Sir R. (Newton)
White, H. (Derbyshire, N.E.)Willis, E.Younger, Hon. Kenneth
Whiteley, Rt. Hon. WWills, Mrs. E. A
Wilkins, W. A.Woodburn, ATELLERS FOR THE AYES:
Willey, F. T. (Sunderland)Woods, G. SMr. Simmons and
Mr. Popplewell

NOES

Agnew, Cmdr. P. G.Hannon, Sir P. (Moseley)Moore, Lt.-Col. Sir I.
Aitken, Hon. MaxHarris, H. WilsonMorris, Hopkin (Carmarthen)
Amory, D. HeathcoteHarvey, Air-Comdre, A. V.Morris-Jones, Sir H.
Barlow, Sir J.Haughton, S, G.Morrison, Maj. J. G. (Salisbury)
Baxter, A. B.Head, Brig. A. H.Morrison, Rt. Hon. W. S. (C'ne'ster)
Beamish, Maj. T. V. HHeadlam, Lieut.-Col. Rt. Hon. Sir CNeven-Spence, Sir B
Beechman, N. A.Herbert, Sir A. P.Nicholson, G.
Birch, NigeHinchingbrooke, ViscountNoble, Comdr. A. H. P.
Bowen, R.Hogg, Hon. Q.Orr-Ewing, I. L
Bower, N.Holmes, Sir J. Stanley (Harwich)Peake, Rt. Hon. O
Boyd-Carpenter, J. A.Howard, Hon. A.Pickthorn, K.
Braithwaite Lt.-Comdr. J. G.Hutchison, Lt.-Cm. Clark (E'b'gh, W.)Ponsonby, Col. C. E.
Buchan-Hepburn, P. G. T.Jeffreys, General Sir G.Poole, O. B. S. (Oswestry)
Bullock, Capt. M.Jennings, R.Ramsay, Maj. S.
Byers, FrankKeeling, E. H.Reed, Sir S. (Aylesbury)
Carson, E.Kerr, Sir J. GrahamRenton, D.
Channon, H.Kingsmill, Lt.-Col. W. HRoberts, Emrys (Merioneth)
Clifton-Brown, Lt.-Col. GLambert, Hon. G.Savory, Prof. D. L.
Cooper-Key, E. M.Lancaster, Col. C. G.Scott, Lord W.
Crookshank, Capt. Rt. Hon. H F. CLaw, Rt. Hon. R. K.Shepherd, W. S. (Bucklow)
Crosthwaite-Eyre, Col. O. ELegge-Bourke, Maj. E. A. HSmith, E. P. (Ashford)
Crowder, Capt. John ELipson, D L.Smithers, Sir W.
Cuthbert, W. N.Lloyd, Maj. Guy (Renfrew. E.)Snadden, W. M.
Davies, Clement (Montgomery)Low, Brig. A. R. W.Stanley, Rt. Hon. O.
Digby, S. W.Lucas-Tooth, Sir H.Stoddart-Scott, Col, M.
Donner, Sqn.-Ldr. P. W.MacAndrew, Col. Sir CStrauss, H. C. (English Universities)
Dugdale, Maj. Sir T. (Richmond)McCallum, Maj. D.Stuart, Rt. Hon. J. (Moray)
Duthie, W. S.Macdonald, Sir P. (I. of Wight)Studholme, H. G.
Eccles, D. M.Mackay, R. W. G. (Hull, N.W.)Sutcliffe, H.
Elliot, Rt. Hon. WalteMackeson, Brig. H. R.Teeling, William
Erroll, F. J.McKie, J. H. (Galloway)Thorneycroft, G. E. P. (Monmouth)
Fleming, Sqn.-Ldr. E. L.MacLeod, J.Thornton-Kemsley, C. N.
Fletcher, W. (Bury)Macmillan, Rt. Hon. Harold (Bromley)Thorp, Lt.-Col. R. A. F
Fraser, H. C. P. (Stone)Maitland, Comdr. J. W.Wadsworth, G.
Fraser, Sir I. (Lonsdale)Manningham-Buller, R. E.Walker-Smith, D.
Galbraith, Cmdr. T. D.Marlowe, A. A. H.Ward, Hon. G. R.
Gammans, L. D.Marples, A. E.Williams, C. (Torquay)
Glyn, Sir R.Marsden, Capt. A.Willoughby de Eresby, Lord
Gomme-Duncan, Col. AMarshall, D. (Bodmin)Winterton, Rt. Hon. Earl
Grant, LadyMarshall, S. H. (Sutton)
Gridley, Sir A.Mellor, Sir J.TELLERS FOR THE NOES:
Gumston, R. VMolson, A. H. EMr. Drewe and Major Conan