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Volume 23: debated on Friday 14 May 1982

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[MR. SPEAKER in the Chair]

Bill Presented

Duchy Of Cornwall Management

Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer, supported by Mr. Secretary Heseltine, Mr. Leon Brittan, Mr. Nicholas Ridley, Mr. Jack Bruce-Gardyne, Mr. Barney Hayhoe, and Mr John Wakeham, presented a Bill to widen the powers of management of the Duchy of Cornwall under the Duchy of Cornwall Management Acts 1863 to 1893; to specify a new date for the date before which the Duchy's accounts are to be presented to Parliament under the Duchies of Lancaster and Cornwall (Accounts) Act 1838; to make provision as to the office of auditor of the Duchy; and for connected purposes: And the same was read the First time; and ordered to be read a Second Time upon Monday 17 May and to be printed. [Bill 129.]