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Clause 98—(Provisions As To Ecclesiastical Property)

Volume 437: debated on Wednesday 14 May 1947

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Amendment made: In page 103, line 6, at end, insert:

"(2) Where the fee simple in any ecclesiastical property is in abeyance it shall be treated for the purposes of a compulsory purchase of the property under Part IV of this Act as being vested in the Ecclesiastical Commissioners, and any notice to treat shall be served, or be deemed to have been served accordingly."—[Mr. Silkin.]