§ Order read, for resuming Adjourned Debate on Second Reading [23rd June.]
§ Motion made, and Question proposed, "That the Bill be now read a second time."—(Mr. Tomlinson.)
§ THE SOLICITOR GENERAL (Sir FARRER HERSCHELL)
expressed a hope that the hon. Member would postpone the second reading, as the Government were in communication with others in reference to it.
§ MR. TOMLINSON
said, it had already stood over for some time; but at the request of the hon. and learned Gentleman he would not object to a further postponement.
§ Debate further adjourned till Thursday.
§ Notice taken, that 40 Members were not present; House counted, and 40 Members not being present,
§ House adjourned at half after One o'clock.