§ North Staffordshire Railway Bill.—Moved, That the order made on the 20th day of March last, "That no Private Bill brought from the House of Commons shall be road a second time after the 18th day of June next," be dispensed with, and that the Bill be now read 2a; agreed to: Bill read 2a accordingly, and committed: The Committee to be proposed by the Committee of Selection.
§ Gas and Water Orders Confirmation (No. 2) Bill [H.L.]; Tramways Orders Confirmation Bill [H.L.].—House in Committee (according to order): The Amendments proposed by the Committee made: Standing Committee negatived: The Report of Amendments to be received To-morrow.
§ Local Government (Ireland) Provisional Orders (No. 2) Bill.—House in Committee (according to order): Bill reported without Amendment: Standing Committee negatived; and Bill to be read 3a To-morrow.