HC Deb 18 July 1856 vol 143 c1033

said, he would beg to ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, whether, in consequence of the several memorials presented to him from highway districts in Glamorganshire, pointing out various difficulties those boards had to contend with in carrying out the provisions of the South Wales Highway Act, and praying the same might be amended, it was the intention of the Government, either in this Session or the commencement of the next, to introduce any measure for the purpose of rendering the South Wales Highway Act more just and efficient?


said, that the Act affected several counties, but, as only one had complained of its operation, the Government had not thought it necessary to consider the expediency of introducing a measure to amend it,