HC Deb 31 January 1902 vol 102 c17

"For empowering the Metropolitan District Railway Company to lay down and maintain substituted mains for electrical energy and to work certain railways by electrical energy; to acquire lands; to extend the time for the completion of certain railways and compulsory purchase of lands; to constitute the railway authorised by The Metropolitan District Railway Act, 1897, a separate undertaking; to raise further capital; and for other purposes" read the first time; and referred to the Examiners of Petitions for Private Bills.