§ MR. A. J. BALFOUR
As to an answer the Prime Minister gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Sheffield in relation to Question No. 60, might I respectfully ask him whether he could not give us the information desired, with a view to the discussions on the Home Rule Bill? As I understood his answer, he appeared to think
§ MR. W. E. GLADSTONE
I had risen with the intention of referring to this matter when the right hon. Gentleman interrupted me. Though there has been no notice of this question, and though I have no right to fix the legal signification of words, there is no reason why I should not state the opinion of the Government. I consider that the establishment of a Volunteer Force is decidedly included within the scope of the Government of Ireland Bill.