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Official: Cabinet: House of Lords Reform Committee: Papers 2 - 10., 02 Dec 1908 - 26 Mar 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/59

Scope and Contents

Includes papers from various individuals on the House of Lords, including: Sir Charles Eliot, British Ambassador to Japan, on the reform of the House of Peers in Japan; the Japanese Imperial Ordinance on the reform of the House of Peers; proposals from the preceding 40 years on the reform of the House of Lords; the report of the Second Chamber Conference (1918); the report of the Select Committee on the House of Lords (1908); a copy of the Parliament Act, 1911; 1st Lord Curzon of Kedleston, Foreign Secretary; WSC, Secretary of State for the Colonies; House of Lords Reform Resolutions; Dominions Office memoranda on Upper Houses in the Dominions; the report of the Committee of Conservative Peers; a draft of the Reference to the People Bill; 4th Lord Salisbury, [earlier Lord Cranborne], the Lord Privy Seal, on the definition of a Money Bill.


  • Creation: 02 Dec 1908 - 26 Mar 1926

Conditions Governing Access



1 file(s) (1 bound file (109 folios))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

HL (25) 1 - HL (25) 10

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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