| 158. If,
during the existence of a Parliament, papers are commanded
by Her Majesty to be presented to this House at any time,
the delivery of such papers to the Votes and Proceedings Office
shall be deemed to be for all purposes the presentation of
them to this House.
||Presentation of command papers.
| 159. Where,
under any Act of Parliament, a statutory instrument is required
to be laid before Parliament, or before this House, the delivery
of a copy of such instrument to the Votes and Proceedings
Office on any day during the existence of a Parliament shall
be deemed to be for all purposes the laying of it before the
||Presentation of statutory instruments.
| Provided that nothing in this order shall apply to any statutory instrument being an order which is subject to special parliamentary procedure or to any other instrument which is required to be laid before Parliament, or before this House, for any period before it comes into operation.
| 160. When
any communication has been received by the Speaker, drawing
attention to the fact that copies of any statutory instrument
have yet to be laid before Parliament, and explaining why
such copies have not been so laid before the instrument came
into operation, the Speaker shall thereupon lay such communication
upon the Table of the House.
||Notification in respect of certain statutory instruments.