HL Deb 05 June 1907 vol 175 cc609-10

Swansea Harbour Bill.—The Chairman of Committees informed the House that the opposition to the Bill was withdrawn. The orders made on the 8th of May last and yesterday discharged, and Bill committed.

Leeds Corporation Bill.—Read 2a, and committed.

London County Council (Tramways and Improvements) Bill; King's Norton and Northfield Urban District Council Bill, London and North-Western Railway Bill; London United Tramways Bill.— Read 2a and committed. The Committees to be proposed by the Committee of Selection.

Penrith Urban District Council Bill.—Read 2a, and committed;

Bristol Corporation Bill; Burnley Corporation Bill.—Read 3a, and passed.

Land Drainage Provisional Order (No. 1) Bill; Land Drainage Provisional Order (No. 2) Bill; Local Government Provisional Orders (No. 4) Bill; Electric Lighting Provisional Orders (No. 3) Bill [H. L.].—Read 2a (according to order), and committed.

Electric Lighting Provisional Orders (No. 1) 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.

Canal Tolls and Charges (New Junction Canal) Order Confirmation Bill [h. l.];Education Board Provisional Orders Confirmation (Surrey, etc.) Bill [h. l.].—House in Committee (according to order). Bills reported without Amendment. Standing Committee negatived; and Bills to be read 3a to-morrow.

Metropolitan Water Board (Various Powers) Bill.—Report from the Committee of Selection, That the Lord Hastings be proposed to the House as a member of the Joint Committee on the said Bill in the place of the Marquess of Winchester; read, and agreed to.