HC Deb 02 August 1869 vol 198 c1134

Resolution reported; That it is expedient to authorize the Treasury to guarantee the interest of a Loan not exceeding £300,000, to be raised by the Governor in Council of Canada, under the terms of an arrangement concluded with the Hudson's Bay Company for the surrender of Rupert's Land to Her Majesty; and to make provision for the payment, out of the Consolidated Fund of the United Kingdom, of such sums as may be required to fulfil the said guarantee.

Resolution agreed to: — Bill ordered to be I brought in by Mr. DODSON, Mr. STANSFELD, and Mr. CHANCELLOR of the EXCHEQUER.

Bill presented, and read the first time. [Bill 253.]