Executive Powers (Consequential Provisions) Bill, 1937—First Stage.

Leave granted to introduce a Bill entitled an Act to make divers amendments of the law which are consequential on or have been rendered necessary or expedient by the amendments of the Constitution effected by the Constitution (Amendment No. 27) Act, 1936, and to make special provision in relation to the last holder of the office of Governor-General.
Second Stage ordered for Wednesday, 19th May, 1937.

When will the Bill be circulated?

Almost immediately—I hope to-morrow, but perhaps to-day.