§ Order for Third Reading read.
§ Motion made and Question proposed, "That the Bill be now read the third time."
§ CAPTAIN STACPOOLE
said, he should move that the Bill be re-committed, for the purpose of inserting a clause emposing a fine of ten shillings upon any person who should suffer a dog to be at large without a muzzle within fifty yards of any high road, and empowering a justice to authorize the destruction of the dog.
To leave out from the words "That the" to the end of the Question, in order to add the words "Order for the Third Reading of the said Bill be discharged,
§ Question, "That the words proposed to be left out stand part of the Question," put and agreed to.
§ MR. HENNESSY
said, he should divide the House, because the Bill destroyed the assimilation of the law in England and Ireland which was accomplished by the Criminal Consolidation Acts of last Session.
§ Main Question put.
§ The House divided:—Ayes 35; Noes 5: Majority 30.
§ Bill read 3°, and passed.
§ House adjourned at half after One o'clock.