§ The LORD CHANCELLOR acquainted the House, That the Clerk of the Parliaments had laid upon the Table the Certificates from the Examiners that the Standing Orders applicable to the following Bills have been complied with: Electric Lighting Provisional Orders (No. 4) [H.L.]. Gas and Water Orders Confirmation [H.L.]; Gas Orders Confirmation (No. 2) [H.L.]; Tramways Orders Confirmation [H.L.].
§ Also the Certificate that the further Standing Orders applicable to the following Bill have been complied with: Waterford Corporation and Bridge.
§ And also the Certificate that the further Standing Orders applicable to the following Bill have not been complied with: Sutton, Southcoates, and Drypool Gas.
§ The same were ordered to lie on the Table.
§ Accrington District Gas and Water Board Bill [H.L.]. Commons Amendments considered, and agreed to.
§ Folkestone and District Electricity Supply Bill [H.L.]. Reported, with Amendments.
§ Shropshire, Worcestershire, and Staffordshire Electric Power Bill [H.L.]. Reported from the Select Committee with Amendments.
§ Great Yarmouth Waterworks and Lowestoft Water and Gas Hill [H.L.]; The order made on the 3rd instant appointing certain Lords the Select Committee to consider the Bill, discharged.
§ Western Valleys (Monmouthshire) Sewerage Board Bill [H.L.]; Report from 1514 the Select Committee, that the Committee had not proceeded with the consideration of the Bill, the opposition thereto having been withdrawn; read, and ordered to lie on the Table; the orders made on the 5th of March and 3rd of May discharged, and Bill committed for Tuesday next.
§ Alkali, etc., Works Bill; brought from the Commons.
§ Dublin, Wicklow, and Woxford Railway Bill; North and South Shields Electric Railway Bill; Twickenham and Teddington Electric Supply Bill; London, Brighton, and South Coast Railway Bill; London United Tramways Bill; Manchester Corporation Bill; Brought from the Commons; read 1a, and referred to the Examiners.
§ Essex and Suffolk Equitable Insurance Society Bill [H.L.]; Milford Docks Bill [H.L.]; Mirfield Gas Bill [H.L.]; Returned from the Commons agreed to, with Amendments; the said Amendments considered, and agreed to.
§ Education Board Provisional Orders Confirmation (Devon, etc.) Bill [H.L.]; committed to a Committee of the Whole House on Tuesday next.1515