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Dáil Éireann debate -
Friday, 1 May 1931

Vol. 38 No. 6

Public Charitable Hospitals (Amendment) Bill, 1931—First Stage.

I move: That leave be granted to introduce a Bill entitled "an Act to extend the Public Charitable Hospitals (Temporary Provisions) Act, 1930, to certain hospitals, and to amend that Act by providing for the appointment of committees to act as trustees in relation to sweepstakes and to advise the Minister in relation to the sanctioning of schemes and the allocation of the proceeds of sweepstakes and by providing for the allocation of a proportion of the proceeds of sweepstakes to hospitals maintainable by law for the sick poor and by making special provision in relation to deposits in respect of prizes calculated by way of percentage."

Leave granted.
Second stage ordered for Thursday, 7th May.