HC Deb 10 March 1884 vol 285 cc1037-8

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department, What conclusion the Government have arrived at as to meeting, the difficulties of local authorities in obtaining land for new cemeteries; and, whether it is the intention of the Government to introduce legislation on the subject during the present Session?


, in reply, said, he was not aware that any practical difficulties had arisen in the way of burial boards getting ground for new cemeteries. Difficulties had arisen on other points; but he was not aware that there had been any difficulty as to the physical acquisition of land.