HC Deb 14 March 1904 vol 131 cc948-9

informed the House that the Committee on Group E of Private Bills not being appointed to meet until To-morrow, the parties promoting the Corporation of London (Southwark and other Bridges) Bill, which was set down for consideration upon the first day of the meeting of the Committee, had appeared before him and proved that the evidence of Donald Waters, Superintendent in the L Division of the Metropolitan Police, was essential to their case, and that his attendance could not be procured without the intervention of the House.

Ordered, That Donald Waters do attend the Committee on Group E of Private Bills to-morrow, at Twelve of the clock.

Sheppy Gas Bill; Sutton Gas Bill. Reported, with Amendments; Reports to lie upon the Table, and to be printed.