HC Deb 14 May 1863 vol 170 c1724

Order for Committee read.

(In the Committee.)

Clauses 1 to 7, inclusive, were agreed to.

Clause 8 (Penalty for non-compliance with the Provisions of the Act, 20s.).


said, he would move, as an Amendment, that the penalty should not exceed 5s.

After some discussion the Amendment was, by leave, withdrawn, and the penalty fixed at 10s

Clause, as amended, agreed to.

Remaining Clauses and Schedules were also agreed to.


said, he hoped that some steps would be taken to procure proper vaccine lymph, as that lay at the root of the whole matter.


said, he had already called the attention of the Government in Dublin to the subject; and care should be taken to secure a good and abundant supply.

House resumed.

Bill reported; as amended, to be considered To morrow.