§ Mr. SPEAKER laid upon the Table Report from one of the Examiners of Petitions for Private Bills, That, in the case of the following Bills, referred on the First Reading thereof, the Standing Orders which are applicable thereto have been complied with, viz.:—Electric Lighting Provisional Orders (No. 1) Bill; Local Government Provisional Order (No. 1) Bill. Ordered, That the Bills be read a second time tomorrow.
§ Preston, Chorley, and Horwich Tramways Bill [Lords]. Ordered, That, in the case of the Preston, Chorley, and Horwich Tramways Bill [Lords], Standing Orders 204 and 235 be suspended, and that the Bill be now read a second time,—(The Chairman of Ways and Means.)
§ Bill accordingly read a second time, and committed.
§ Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway (Steam Vessels) Bill. Reported, with Amendments; Report to lie upon the Table, and to be printed.