Currency (Amendment) Bill, 1930.— First Stage.

Leave given to introduce a Bill entitled an Act to amend the Currency Act, 1927, by making better provision for the investment of the legal tender note fund, by authorising interim transfers in certain circumstances between the legal tender note fund and the note reserve fund, and by prohibiting the mutilation, defacement and disfigurement of legal tender notes and consolidated bank notes (Minister for Finance).
Bill read a first time.
Second Stage ordered for this day week.