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Wednesday, 6 July 1904

In Committee(Consideration resumed from 5th July, vide page 2958) :

Clause 62 -

1.   Any of the following associations may, on compliance with the prescribed conditions, be registered in the manner prescribed as an organization : -

(a)   Any association of employers in or in connexion with any industry, who have in the aggregate, throughout the six months next preceding the application for registration, employed on an average taken per month not less than 100 employees in that industry ; and

(b)   Any association of not less than 100 employees in or in connexion with any industry.

2.   The conditions to be complied with by associations so applying for registration shall, until otherwise prescribed, be as set out in Schedule B.

3.   Upon registration, the association shall become and be an organization.

Upon which Mr. Glynn had moved, by way of amendment -

That after the word " industry," line 14, the following words be inserted, " Provided that no association shall be registered : -

1.   Unless it has been formed, and exists solely for the purposes of this Act, or."

Upon which amendment Mr. McCay had moved -

That the amendment be amended by the insertion, after the words " Provided that," line 2, of the following words, "no such organization shall be entitled to submit any industrial dispute to the Court when, and so long as, its rules or other binding decisions permit the application of its funds to political purposes, or require its members to do anything of a political character."

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