HC Deb 05 August 1887 vol 318 c1451

Read a second time, and committed to a Select Committed of Five Members, Three to lie nominated by the House, and Two by the Committee of Selection.

Ordered, That all Petitions presented against the Bill, before the meeting of the Committee, be referred to the Committee; that the Petitioners praying to be heard by themselves, their Counsel, or Agents, be heard against the Bill, and Counsel heard in support of the Bill.

Ordered, That the Committee have power to send for persons, papers, and records.

Ordered, That Three be the quorum.—(Mr. Secretary Matthews.)

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