§ The LORD CHANCELLOR acquainted the House, That the Clerk of the Parliaments had laid upon the Table the Certificate from the Examiners that the further Standing Orders applicable to the following Bill have been complied with:—Thames Conservancy.
§ And also the Certificates that the Standing Orders applicable to the following Bills have been complied with:—Local Government Provisional Orders (No. 12); Local Government Provisional Orders (No. 14); Local Government (Ireland) Provisional Orders (No. 2).
§ The same were ordered to lie on the Table.
§ Rathmines and Rathgar Extension and Improvement Bill. A witness ordered to attend the Select Committee.
§ South Barracas (Buenos Ayres) Gas and Coke Company Bill [H.L.]. Read 3a, and passed, and sent to the Commons.1498
§ Great Northern, Piccadilly, and Brompton Railway (No. 1) Bill. Read 3a (according to order), with the Amendments; further Amendments made. Bill passed, and returned to the Commons.
§ London Government Scheme (Hackney and Edmonton Unions) Bill; London Government Scheme (London and Middlesex) Bill. Moved, That the order made on the 16th day of March last, "That no Provisional Order Confirmation Bill brought from the House of Commons shall be read a second time after the 27th day of June next," be dispensed with, and that the Bills be now read 2a; agreed to. Bills read 2a accordingly, and committed. The Committees to be proposed by the Committee of Selection
§ Esk Valley Power-Gas Order Confirmation Bill [H.L.]. Read 3a (according to order), and passed, and sent to the Commons.
§ Stonehaven Harbour Order Confirmation Bill [H.L.]; Edinburgh Corporation Order Confirmation Bill [H.L.]; Tramways Orders Confirmation (No. 2) Bill [H.L.]. Read 3a (according to order), and passed, and sent to the Commons.