§ Mr. SPEAKER laid upon the Table Report from the Examiners of Petitions for Private Bills, That, in respect of the Bills comprised in the List reported by the Chairman of Ways and Means as intended to originate in the House of Lords, they have certified that the Standing Orders have been complied with in the following cases, namely:
§ Abertillery and District Water Board.
§ Ascot District Gas and Electricity.
§ Barnet District Gas and Water.
§ Berwick - upon - Tweed Corporation (Freemen).
§ Birkenhead Corporation.
§ Birmingham Canal.
§ Bristol Cemetery.
§ Bristol Water.
§ Chorley Corporation.
§ Chosen Syndicate.
§ Colwyn Bay and Colwyn Urban District Council.
§ Connah's Quay Urban District Council Water.
§ Darwen Corporation.
§ Eastbourne Corporation.
§ Great Indian Peninsula Railway Annuities.
§ Halifax Corporation.
§ Hastings Corporation.
§ Horley District Gas Company (Electricity Supply).
§ Leicestershire and Warwickshire Electric Power.
§ London County Council (General Powers).282
§ Manchester Ship Canal (General Powers).
§ Margate Corporation.
§ Mexborough and Swinton Tramways.
§ Milford Docks.
§ Newcastle-upon-Tyne Corporation.
§ Newcastle-upon-Tyne and Gateshead Corporations (Bridge).
§ Reading University.
§ Rhondda Urban District Council.
§ Serle Street and Cook's Court Improvement Company.
§ Shropshire, Worcestershire, and Staffordshire Electric Power.
§ Southend-on-Sea Corporation.
§ Taf Fechan Water Supply.
§ Trent Falls Improvement.
§ Walthamstow Urban District Council.
§ West Hampshire Water.
§ Worcester Corporation.
§ And they have certified that the Standing Orders have not been complied with in the following case, namely:
§ Brompton, Chatham, Gillingham, and Rochester Water.