§ MR. CROMBIE (Kincardineshire)
I beg to ask the Secretary of State for the Colonies, if he has now received the reply of Canada as to the adoption of the metric system; and whether he will when received, lay it upon the Table of the House.† See (4) Debates, xeii., 329.
§ MR. LYTTELTON
The reply to the first part of the Question is in the negative. The despatch, when received, will be printed and laid immediately.