§ As amended, considered; an Amendment made; Bill to be read the third time.
§ Third Reading deferred till Monday next.
§ Second Reading deferred till Wednesday next.
§ Read a second time, and committed.
§ "To confirm certain Provisional Orders made by the Board of Trade under the Gas and Water Works Facilities Act, 1870, relating to Faversham Gas, Hawkhurst Gas, Peniston, Thurlstone, and Oxspring Gas, and Wey Valley Water." Presented by Mr. JOHN ROBERTSON; supported by Mr. Sydney Buxton. Read the first time; to be referred to the Examiners of Petitions for Private Bills, and to be printed. [Bill 147.]
§ "To empower the Holme Cultram Urban District Council to purchase certain gasworks of the North British Railway Company and to supply gas within the urban district." Presented, and read the first time; and ordered to be read a second time.