HC Deb 29 August 1887 vol 320 cc441-2


Order read, for resuming Adjourned Debate on Question [23rd August], That this House doth agree with the Lords in the Amendment in page 3, line 8, to leave out ' ten of the clock at night of any day,' and insert ' such hour at night of any day, not earlier than ton and not later than eleven, as the licensing authority may direct.'

Question put, and agreed to.

An Amendment agreed to.

Amendment proposed, In page 3, line 28, at end of Clause 9, add "shall not apply to any burgh, town, or populous place containing fifty thousand inhabitants and upwards,

—the next Amendment, read a second time.

Motion made, and Question put, "That this House doth disagree with the Lords in the said Amendment."—(Mr. Mason.)

The House divided:—Ayes 27; Noes 43: Majority 16.—(Div. List, No. 435.)

[3.55 A.M.]

Subsequent Amendment agreed to.

House adjourned at Four o'clock in the morning.