§ Order for Committee read.
§ Motion made, and Question proposed, "That Mr. Speaker do now leave the Chair."—(Sir Colman O'Loghlen.)
§ MR. WHITESIDE
appealed to the House and the Government not to press so important a measure at that late hour (a quarter before one o'clock).
§ SIR COLMAN O'LOGHLEN
said, the principle of the measure having been affirmed by the House, he must press his Motion.
§ Motion made, and Question put, "That the Debate be now adjourned."—(Mr. Whiteside.)2135
§ The House divided:—Ayes 46; Noes 46:—And the numbers being equal, Mr. Speaker stated that, as at this late hour one-half the House were indisposed to proceed with the discussion of the Bill, he should best discharge his duty by declaring himself with the Ayes.
§ Debate adjourned till To-morrow.