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Document Title Lord President's Committees: Minutes and Papers. Committee on Emergency Legislation. Meetings 1(45) - 5(45) Papers 1(45) - 24(45)
Reference CAB 71/30
Date 6th March 1945 - 31st December 1945
Former Department Reference Series EL

Description

A file of meeting minutes, memoranda, and legal documentation concerning the activities of the Committee on Emergency Legislation. The documents cover discussions on the legal implications of the termination of certain wartime contracts; and moves to revoke wartime defence legislation. The legislation covered all aspects of society including finance, banking, price controls, and insurance; the control of industry; and agriculture, including supplies of livestock and agricultural labour. Further legislation covers business; local government; merchant shipping; the emergency services, including the fire services and the police; and the health services, including the medical registration of certain professionals, and the employment of nurses and midwives. The file also covers legislation on transportation, employment controls, housing, evacuation, requisitioning, border controls, and entertainment.

Document Title Date
i Front Cover Download PDF (948 KB)
1st TERMINATION OF WAR CONTRACTS 19th April 1945 Download PDF (1.16 MB)
2nd SUPPLIES AND SERVICES (TRANSITIONAL POWERS) BILL 1st August 1945 Download PDF (861 KB)
3rd SUPPLIES AND SERVICES (TRANSITIONAL POWERS) BILL 10th August 1945 Download PDF (677 KB)
4th LEGISLATIVE AUTHORITY FOR CONTINUANCE OF EMERGENCY POWERS 7th September 1945 Download PDF (1.01 MB)
5th EMERGENCY LAWS (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS) BILL 21st September 1945 Download PDF (936 KB)
1 S. 11 (3) OF THE EMERGENCY POWERS (DEFENCE) ACT, 1939. OPINION OF THE LAW OFFICERS OF THE CROWN 6th March 1945 Download PDF (2.57 MB)
2 CHARTERED AND OTHER BODIES (TEMPORARY PROVISIONS) ACT, 1939. Memorandum by the Joint Secretaries 28th March 1945 Download PDF (984 KB)
3 CONTRACTS EXPIRING AT THE END OF THE WAR IN EUROPE. Memorandum by the Joint Secretaries 17th April 1945 Download PDF (724 KB)
4 REVOCATION OF DEFENCE REGULATIONS AT THE END OF HOSTILITIES IN EUROPE. Note by the Joint Secretaries 1st May 1945 Download PDF (542 KB)
5 REVOCATION OF DEFENCE REGULATIONS AT THE END OF HOSTILITIES IN EUROPE. Note by the Joint Secretaries 5th May 1945 Download PDF (1.90 MB)
6 REVOCATION OF DEFENCE REGULATIONS. Note by the Joint Secretaries 1st June 1945 Download PDF (782 KB)
7 DURATION OF RECENT DEFENCE REGULATIONS. Note by the Secretaries 4th June 1945 Download PDF (815 KB)
8 PROPOSALS FOR REVOCATION OR RETENTION OF REGULATIONS MADE OR AMENDED BETWEEN 1ST SEPTEMBER, 1944, AND 1ST JUNE, 1945. MEMORANDUM BY THE JOINT SECRETARIES 17th July 1945 Download PDF (1.14 MB)
9 REVOCATION OF DEFENCE REGULATIONS. Memorandum by the Joint Secretaries 17th July 1945 Download PDF (2.27 MB)
10 SUPPLIES AND SERVICES (TRANSITIONAL POWERS) BILL. Memorandum by the Joint Secretaries 31st July 1945 Download PDF (519 KB)
11 SUPPLIES AND SERVICES (TRANSITIONAL POWERS) BILL. Note by the Joint Secretaries 3rd August 1945 Download PDF (1.27 MB)
12 SUPPLIES AND SERVICES (TRANSITIONAL POWERS) BILL. Note by the Joint Secretaries 8th August 1945 Download PDF (1.60 MB)
13 REVOCATION OF DEFENCE REGULATIONS AT THE END OF HOSTILITIES IN ALL THEATRES OF WAR. Note by the Joint Secretaries 11th August 1945 Download PDF (519 KB)
14 SUPPLIES AND SERVICES (TRANSITIONAL POWERS) BILL. Memorandum by the Joint Secretaries 14th August 1945 Download PDF (1.58 MB)
15 LEGISLATIVE AUTHORITY FOR CONTINUANCE OF EMERGENCY POWERS. Memorandum by the Joint Secretaries 24th August 1945 Download PDF (697 KB)
16 LEGISLATIVE AUTHORITY FOR CONTINUANCE OF EMERGENCY POWERS. Memorandum by the Joint Secretaries 5th September 1945 Download PDF (1.82 MB)
17 REVOCATION OF DEFENCE REGULATIONS AT THE END OF HOSTILITIES IN ALL THEATRES OF WAR. Note by the Joint Secretaries 13th September 1945 Download PDF (1.29 MB)
18 EMERGENCY LAWS (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS) BILL. Note by the Joint Secretaries 14th September 1945 Download PDF (2.41 MB)
19 EMERGENCY LAWS (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS) BILL. Note by the Joint Secretaries 27th September 1945 Download PDF (2.81 MB)
20 EMERGENCY LAWS (TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS) BILL. Note by the Joint Secretaries 26th October 1945 Download PDF (3.55 MB)
21 EMERGENCY LEGISLATION COMMITTEE. Note by the Joint Secretaries 1st November 1945 Download PDF (2.32 MB)
22 SUPPLIES AND SERVICES (TRANSITIONAL POWERS). Note by the Joint Secretaries 24th November 1945 Download PDF (2.56 MB)
23 Note by the Joint Secretaries 28th November 1945 Download PDF (536 KB)
24 Memorandum by the Joint Secretaries 31st December 1945 Download PDF (4.34 MB)
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