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Business Of The House

Volume 446: debated on Tuesday 27 January 1948

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Motion made, and Question put,

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

Division No. 57.]

AYES.

[3.34 p.m

Acland, Sir R.Foot, M. M.Nally, W.
Adams, Richard (Balham)Freeman, Peter (Newport)Naylor, T. E.
Alpass, J H.Ganley, Mrs. C. S.Nichol, Mrs. M. E. (Bradford, N.)
Anderson, A. (Motherwell)George, Lady M. Lloyd (Anglesey)Nicholls, H. R. (Stratford)
Attewell, H. CGibbins, J.Noel-Baker, Capt. F E. (Brentford)
Attlee, Rt. Hon. C. R.Glanville, J. E. (Consett)Oldfield, W. H.
Austin, H. LewisGrenfell, D. ROliver, G H.
Ayles, W H.Grey, C. F.Paget, R. T.
Ayrton Gould, Mrs. BGrierson, E.Paling, Will T. (Dewsbury)
Bacon, Miss A.Griffiths, D. (Rother Valley)Parker, J.
Barstow, P. G.Gunter, R. J.Parkin, B T.
Barton, CGuy, W. H.Paton, Mrs. F. (Rushcliffe)
Battley, J. RHall, Rt. Hon. GlenvilPaton, J. (Norwich)
Bechervaise, A. E.Hamilton, Lieut.-Col. RPearson, A.
Belcher, J. WHardy, E. A.Perrins, W.
Bellenger, Rt. Hon. F. J.Harris, H. WilsonPiratin, P.
Beswick, F.Harrison, J.Poole, Cecil (Lichfield)
Bing, G. H. C.Hastings, Dr. SomervillePopplewell, E
Binns, J.Henderson, Rt. Hn. A. (Kingswinford)Porter, E. (Warrington)
Blyton, W. R.Henderson, Joseph (Ardwick)Porter, G. (Leeds)
Boardman, H.Herbison, Miss M.Price, M. Philips
Bottomley, A. GHicks, G.Pryde, D. J.
Bowen, R.Holman, P.Pursey, Cmdr. H.
Bowles, F. G. (Nuneaton)Holmes, H. E. (Hemsworth)Randall, H. E
Braddock, Mrs. E. M. (L'pl, Exch'ge)Horabin, T. L.Ranger, J
Braddock, T (Mitcham)House, G.Rankin, J
Brooks, T. J (Rothwell)Hudson, J. H. (Ealing, W.)Rees-Williams, D. R
Brown, George (Belper)Hughes, Emrys (S Ayr)Richards, R.
Brown, T. J. (Ince)Hughes, H. D (W'Iverh'pton, W.)Ridealgh, Mrs. M.
Brown, W. J. (Rugby)Hutchinson, H L. (Rusholme)Roberts, Emrys (Merioneth)
Bruce, Maj. D. W. T.Hynd, H. (Hackney, C.)Roberts, W. (Cumberland, N.)
Buchanan, Rt. Hon. G.Irvine, A. J (Liverpool)Rogers, G. H. R.
Burke, W. A.Janner, BRoss, William (Kilmarnock)
Byers, FrankJeger, G. (Winchester)Scollan, T
Chamberlain, R. A.Jones, D. T. (Hartlepools)Scott-Elliot, W.
Champion, A. J.Keenan, WSegal, Dr S
Chater, D.Kenyon, CShinwell, Rt. Hon. E.
Chetwynd, G. RKey, C. W.Shurmer, P.
Cluse, W. S.Kinghorn, Sqn.-Ldr. E.Skeffington-Lodge, T. C
Cocks, F S.Kirkwood, Rt. Hon. D.Skinnard, F. W.
Coldrick, WLang, G.Smith, C. (Colchester)
Collick, P.Lee, F. (Hulme)Smith, Ellis (Stoke)
Collindridge, F.Lee, Miss J. (Cannock)Smith, H. N. (Nottingham, S.)
Colman, Miss G. M.Levy, B. W.Smith, S. H. (Hull, S.W.)
Cook, T. F.Lewis, A. W. J. (Upton)Snow, J W
Corlett, Dr JLewis, J. (Bolton)Sorensen, R. W.
Cove, W. G.Lewis, T (Southampton)Soskice, Maj. Sir F
Crossman, R. H. S.Lindgren, G SStamford, W.
Daggar, G.Lindsay, K. M. (Comb'd Eng. Univ.)Steele, T.
Daines, P.Lipson, D. LStewart, Michael (Fulham, E.)
Davies, Clement (Montgomery)Lipton, Lt.-Col. MStross, Dr B
Davies, Edward (Burslem)Lyne, A. W.Stubbs, A E
Davies, Ernest (Enfield)McEntee, V La TSylvester, G. O.
Davies, Harold (Leek)McGhee, H G.Symonds, A. L
Davies, Haydn (St. Pancras, S.W.)Mack, J. DTaylor, H. B. (Mansfield)
Davies, S O. (Merthyr)McKay, J (Wallsend)Taylor, R. J. (Morpeth)
Diamond, JMcKinlay, A. S.Taylor, Dr S. (Barnet)
Dodds, N. N.MacMillan, M. K. (Western Isles)Thomas, D. E. (Aberdare)
Donovan, T.Macpherson, T. (Romford)Thomas, Ivor (Keighley)
Driberg, T. E. N.Mainwaring, W HThomas, I O (Wrekin)
Dumpleton, C WMallalieu, J. P. W.Thomas, George (Cardiff)
Durbin, E. F. M.Manning, Mrs. L (Epping)Thorneycroft, Harry (Clayton)
Ede, Rt. Hon. J. C.Mathers, Rt. Hon. GThurtle, Ernest
Edelman, M.Medland, H. M.Tiffany, S.
Edwards, Rt. Hon. Sir C. (Bedwellty)Mellish, R. J.Timmons, J
Edwards, John (Blackburn)Middleton, Mrs. L.Titterington, M. F.
Edwards W. J. (Whitechapel)Monslow, WTolley, L.
Evans, E (Lowestoft)Moody, A STomlinson, Rt. Hon. G
Evans, John (Ogmore)Morley, R.Ungoed-Thomas, L
Ewart, R.Morris, Lt.-Col. H. (Sheffield, C.)Wadsworth, G
Farthing, W JMorris, P. (Swansea, W.)Walker, G. H.
Fernyhough, EMorrison, Rt. Hon. H. (Lewisham, E.)Wallace, H. W. (Walthamstow, E.)
Field, Capt. W. J.Mort, D. L.Warbey, W. N
Fletcher, E. G. M. (Islington, E.)Moyle, A.Watkins, T E
Murray. J. D.Watson, W. M.

the provisions of the Standing Order (Sittings of the House.)—[ The Prime Minister.]

The House divided: Ayes, 243; Noes, 110.

Webb, M. (Bradford, C.)Wilkins, W. A.Wyatt, W.
Wells, P. L. (Faversham)Willey, F. T. (Sunderland)Yates, V F.
West, D. G.Willey, O. G. (Cleveland)Younger, Hon. Kenneth
Westwood, Rt. Hon. J.Williams, D. J. (Neath)
White, C. F. (Derbyshire, W.)Willis, E.

TELLERS FOR THE AYES:

White, H. (Derbyshire, N.E.)Wilmot, Rt. Hon. J.Mr. Simmons and
Whiteley, Rt. Hon. W.Wilson, Rt. Hon. J. H.Mr. George Wallace.
Wigg, GeorgeWoods, G. S.

NOES

Amery, D. HeathcoatHenderson, John (Cathcart)Peto, Brig. C. H. M.
Assheton, Rt. Hon. R.Hollis, M. C.Prescott, Stanley
Baldwin, A. E.Hope, Lord J.Prior-Palmer, Brig. O.
Beamish, Maj. T. V. H.Hurd, A.Reed, Sir S. (Aylesbury)
Beechman, N. A.Hutchison, Lt.-Cm. Clark (E'b'rgh W.)Reid, Rt. Hon. J. S. C. (Hillhead)
Boles, Lt.-Col. D. C. (Wells)Jeffreys, General Sir G.Renton, D.
Bossom, A. C.Jennings, R.Roberts, Peter (Ecclesall)
Bower, N.Joynson-Hicks, Hon. L W.Robertson, Sir D. (Streatham)
Boyd-Carpenter, J. A.Keeling, E. H.Ropner, Col. L.
Buchan-Hepburn, P. G. T.Kerr, Sir J. GrahamRoss, Sir R. D. (Londonderry)
Bullock, Capt. M.Lambert, Hon. G.Savory, Prof. D. L.
Butcher, H. W.Lloyd, Maj. Guy (Renfrew, E.)Scott, Lord W.
Clarke, Col. R. S.Low, A R. W.Shephard, S. (Newark)
Clifton-Brown, Lt.-Col. G.MacAndrew, Col. Sir C.Smithers, Sir W.
Conant, Maj. R. J. E.McCallum, Maj. D.Stoddart-Scott, Col. M.
Corbett, Lieut.-Col. U. (Ludlow)Macdonald, Sir P. (I. of Wight)Strauss, H. G. (English Universities)
Crosthwaite-Eyre, Col. O. E.Mackeson, Brig. H. R.Studholme, H. G.
Crowder, Capt. John E.Maclay, Hon. J. S.Sutcliffe, H.
Davidson, ViscountessMacLeod, J.Taylor, C. S. (Eastbourne)
De la Bère, R.Macpherson, N. (Dumfries)Taylor, Vice-Adm. E. A. (P'dd't'n, S.)
Digby, S. W.Maitland, Comdr. J. W.Teeling, William
Dodds-Parker, A. D.Marlowe, A. A. H.Thomas, J. P. L. (Hereford)
Drayson, G. B.Marples, A. E.Thornton-Kemsley, C. N.
Drewe, C.Marsden, Capt. A.Thorp, Lt.-Col. R. A. F.
Dugdale, Maj. Sir T. (Richmond)Marshall, D. (Bodmin)Touche, G. C.
Eden, Rt. Hon. A.Maude, J. C.Turton, R. H.
Erroll, F. J.Mellor, Sir J.Vane, W. M. F.
Fleming, Sqn.-Ldr. E. L.Moore, Lt.-Col. Sir T.Watt, Sir G. S. Harvie
Fox, Sir G.Morrison, Rt. Hon. W. S. (Cirencester)Wheatley, Col. M. J. (Dorset, E.)
Galbraith, Cmdr. T. D.Mott-Radclyffe, C. E.Williams, C. (Torquay)
Gammans, L. D.Neven-Spence, Sir B.Williams, Gerald (Tonbridge)
George, Maj. Rt. Hn. G. Lloyd (P'ke)Noble, Comdr. A. H. P.Willoughby de Eresby, Lord
Glyn, Sir R.Nutting, AnthonyWinterton, Rt. Hon Earl
Gomme-Duncan, Col. A.Odey, G. W.York, C.
Hannon, Sir P. (Moseley)O'Neill, Rt. Hon. Sir H.
Harvey, Air-Comdre. A. V.Orr-Ewing, I. L.

TELLERS FOR THE NOES:

Haughton, S. G.Osborne, C.Commander Agnew and
Headlam, Lieut.-Col Rt. Hon. Sir CPeake, Rt. Hon O.Major Ramsay.