Town and Regional Planning Bill, 1933—First Stage.

I ask leave to introduce a Bill entitled an Act to make provision for the orderly and progressive development of cities, towns, and other areas, whether urban or rural, and to preserve and improve the amenities thereof and for other matters connected therewith.

Leave granted. Bill read the First Time. Ordered for Second Reading on 27th September, 1933.

Will the Minister say when he proposes to circulate the Bill?

Perhaps in a week, certainly within ten days.