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Unemployment Assistance (Emergency Powers) Bill

Volume 351: debated on Sunday 3 September 1939

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"to empower the Minister of Labour in case of war to extend the Unemployment Assistance Act, 1934, to additional classes of persons, and to modify or suspend any of the provisions of the said Act, and to make provision for the payment of allowances in an emergency," presented by Mr. Ernest Brown; supported by Mr. Colville, Captain Crook-shank and Mr. Lennox-Boyd; to be read a Second time to-morrow, and to be printed. [Bill 252.]