The Parliament Bill, 1911

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  • Liberals returned with aim to remove the Lords veto after the People's Bill rejection
  • Lord Landsdowne, Conservative leader, tried for new proposals to reconstitute and strengthen 'his chamber' however the Lords changed it completely
  • George V was prepared to create 500 Liberal peers if the Lords defied the Commons
  • After the Parliament Bill there would be built in Liberal majority in the…


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