HC Deb 20 March 1908 vol 186 cc923-4

To ask the President of the Local Government Board how many sanitary authorities have applied for orders under the Public Health Act, 1907; and whether orders have been issued in response to such applications.

(Answered by Mr. John Burns) I have received communications from about 200 sanitary authorities who are desirous that provisions of the Act should carrying large bodies of men. Both are fitted with fire extinguishing and salvage pumps.