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of the mean time of the 105th meridian east, i.e. UTC+07:30 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time. The reason for proposing this was to allow more leisure time for the labourers after work. This bill was dropped after the first reading. *1932 – 12 years after the 1920 introduction of the “'''Daylight Saving Bill'''” the same bill was reintroduced to the Legislative Council (Big Ben). One of the original reasons for dropping the 1920 Bill was the argument that 30 minutes was too much


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