HC Deb 04 July 1878 vol 241 cc845-6

Order for Consideration, as amended, read.

Bill, as amended, considered.

MR. MACARTNEY moved, as an Amendment, in page 2, line 13, to omit all the words after the word "unless," down to the end of the clause, and to insert the following:— With the consent of the immediate relative, and if there be no immediate relative, then of the workhouse chaplain of the religious denomination to which he or she may belong.


said, these words were to the same effect as those already in the Bill, only in a different form. He had, however, no objection to the new words.


thought the words proposed might be agreed to.

Amendment agreed to.

Bill to be read the third time To-morrow, at Two of the clock.