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Thursday, 7 November 1935

Clause 6 -

Section twenty-five of the Principal Act is n mended -

(a)   by inserting in sub-section (1.). after the word " Penalty:", the words " One thousand pounds or " ;

(b)   by inserting, after sub-section (1.), the following sub-section: - " (1a) Any person who publishes any book, periodical, pamphlet, handbill, poster or newspaper containing any matter of such a nature as to, or as to be likely to -

(a)   seduce any person serving in the King's Forces from" his duty and allegiance; or shall be guilty of an indictable offence.

Penalty: Five hundred pounds or imprisonment for two years."; and Section proposed to be amended -

(   1 ) any person who knowingly attempts -

(a)   to seduce ann person serving in the King's forces from his duty and allegiance . . . shall be guilty ofan indictable offence.

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