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Official: Cabinet: papers 81 - 100., 05 Feb 1926 - 29 Mar 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/89

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on the emergency supply and transport organization, and licensing hours for clubs; 1st Lord Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith], Secretary of State for India, on appeals from India; a draft of the Indian and Colonial Divorce Jurisdiction Bill; Sir Maurice Hankey, Secretary to the Cabinet; 1st Lord Cave, the Lord Chancellor, on appeals to the Privy Council from the Irish Free State, the Law of Property (Amendment) Bill, and appeals from India; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on the County Boroughs Bill and the Public Health (Smoke Abatement) Bill; drafts of the Country Boroughs Bill, the Law of Property Bill and the Public Health Bill; extracts from the draft minutes of the Committee of Imperial Defence on the proposed creation of a defence force for Kenya; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for the Colonies, on the Kenya defence force; Sir Robert Coryndon, Governor of Kenya; the report of the Iraq Policy Committee; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, on strikes in the engineering industry, and international regulation of working hours; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer; a Treasury memorandum on the development of trade unionism in the Civil Service; [Sir Francis Humphrys], British Minister Plenipotentiary in Kabul [Afghanistan] on the elimination of Soviet influence from the Afghan Air Force; a draft of the Economy (Miscellaneous Provisions) Bill; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later 1st Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, on the worsted industry; the report of the Worsted Committee; Sir John Gilmour, Secretary for Scotland, on the Public Health (Smoke Abatement) Bill; a Board of Customs and Excise memorandum on diversion of credit betting; Sir George Murray, Secretary to the Post Office, on diversion of credit betting.Printed index at CHAR 22/106.


  • 05 Feb 1926 - 29 Mar 1926

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (100 folios, including pamphlets))

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