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Eighth Schedule—(Modifications As To Constitution And Proceedings Of Publicly-Owned Companies)

Volume 464: debated on Tuesday 3 May 1949

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Amendment made: In page 92, line 21, at beginning, insert:

"6. A publicly-owned company shall not, without the consent in writing of the Minister, so alter the provisions of its memorandum of association or, as the case may be, charter of incorporation or other charter as to increase the activities which it is authorised to carry on."—[Mr. G. R. Strauss.]

Bill as amended, recommited to a Committee of the whole House in respect of the Amendments to Clause 15, page 15, line 36, line 37, line 43, and line 47; page 16, line 9, line 12, and line 26; standing on the Notice Paper in the name of Mr. Lyttelton.—[ Mr. Lyttelton.]

Bill immediately considered in Committee.

[Mr. BOWLES in the Chair]