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    @ParliamentWW1 - 22/07/2019

    MPs also complained that trees lining the Mall had been damaged during the Peace celebrations and suggested that barbed wire be used to prevent future damage. The Government stated that this has already been tried and found ineffective. https://t.co/Lq14FYVz28

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 22/07/2019

    #Onthisday 1919, MPs asked when German prisoners would be restored to their families. The Government stated that once the Peace Treaty was ratified, arrangement would be made as soon as possible. You can read the Hansard entry at https://t.co/5OIaMdmorL

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 22/07/2019

    #Onthisday 1919, the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Bill received its second reading in the House of Lords. the Bill aimed to allow women to be appointed to public office including as solicitors and jurors. You can read the full debate at https://t.co/jCwSGRMag1

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 21/07/2019

    #Onthisday 1919, MPs asked what was being done about the famine affecting Russia, Austria, Germany and Poland. The Government confirmed that the Allies were providing aid and outlined the tonnage of various items being supplied to the affected countries. https://t.co/LRmoAc3RHQ

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 21/07/2019

    MPs asked whether the Air Convention discussed at the Peace Conference would be laid before Parliament #onthisday 1919. The Government confirmed that it was to be published and that they hoped that MPs would have copies the next day. https://t.co/AjMLq5Hn8Y

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 21/07/2019

    The Anglo-French Treaty (Defence of France) Bill also received its third reading in the House of Commons #onthisday 1919. You can read the debate at https://t.co/PDQbjXksA7—(ApprovalOfTreaty)

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 21/07/2019

    Also '#othisday 1919, the Anglo-French Treaty (Defence Of France) Bill had its second reading in the House of Commons. Some MPs were concerned that the Treaty went against the spirit of the League of Nations. You can read the Hansard entry at https://t.co/zwjEAy6hdj

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 21/07/2019

    During the debate on the Peace Treaty Bill, the role of the King in implementing and enforcing the Treaty was discussed. You can read the debate at https://t.co/uaZJdnjmdK—(PowerOfHisMajestyToGiveEffectToPeaceTreaty)

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 21/07/2019

    #Onthisday 1919, the Treaty of Peace Bill received its second reading in the House of Commons. You can read the full discussion at https://t.co/TKqSmeRG9m

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    @ParliamentWW1 - 21/07/2019

    MPs asked if an official guide could be stationed at Ypres to assist the families of fallen servicemen who were visiting the area #onthisday 1919. The Government promised to consider this suggestion. You can read the Hansard entry at https://t.co/9gBiixHZC6