§ That they have agreed to,
§ That they have passed a Bill, intituled, "An Act to define and extend the boundaries of the borough and parish of South Shields and to alter certain wards of the borough and parish; to 155 authorise the corporation of the borough to provide and work omnibuses and to confer upon them further powers with respect to their tramway and electricity undertakings; to consolidate the local rates leviable in the borough and parish; to increase the tolls to be taken for the markets and fairs; to authorise certain street improvements and the purchase of lands and to make better provisions for the health, local government, and finance of the borough; and for other purposes." [South Shields Corporation Bill [Lords.]
§ Lords Amendment to be considered To-morrow.
§ Read the First time; and referred to the Examiners of Petitions for Private Bills.