§ MR. A. M'ARTHUR (for Mr. Alderman W. M'ARTHUR)
asked the Under Secretary of State for the Colonies, Whether the Correspondence between the Colonial Office and the local authorities, relative to the Cessation of Ecclesiastical Grants is now complete, and can be produced; and, whether steps have been, or will be, taken to prevent the creation of new vested interests in connection with episcopal chaplains or other recipients of the grants?
§ SIR CHARLES W. DILKE
Sir, Papers are being printed, and will shortly be produced. Steps will be taken to prevent the creation of any fresh vested interests.