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Second Reading, I think it is only right WITNESSES (ROYAL COMMISSIONS
to say that very careful consideration AND PARLIAMENT) PROTECTION
must be given to Sub-section 1 of Clause BILL.-(No. 287.)
1 and the language therein used. The SECOND READING.
words are, any person who“ dissuades, Order for Second Reading read.
hinders, or intimidates,” &c. These
words are, I think, altogether too (12.25.) MR. YERBURGH (Ches- broad, because they would include ter): In moving the Second Reading of people who legitimately object, or prothis Bill I may mention that an under-bably would object, to the inquiry by standing has been arrived at with the a Commission. 'I remember, in 1874, hon. and learned Member for Hackney when the Conservative Party were (Sir Charles Russell) by which with in power, they proposed and conthe assent of the Government if the stituted a Commission for the purHouse will give a Second Reading to
pose of inquiring into questions this Bill and to the Bill introduced by which we, the organised Trade Unions the hon. and learned Member, the two considered had been inquired into and Bills shall be referred to a Select Com- debated quite sufficiently, and we obmittee. I do not think it is necessary jected on reasonable and quite sufficient for me to trouble the House with any grounds to giving evidence or taking detailed reference to the provisions of
any part in the proceedings of the Comthe Bill. As the House knows it mission. With the Bill in force leaders arises out of recent proceedings upon a of Trade Unions, if they so acted now, breach of privilege, and the firm con- would be liable to the penalties under viction in the minds of myself and my the Bill. I do hope, if the Second friends that distrust has been aroused Reading is now agreed to, care will among the working classes as to the be taken at a future stage to carepower of Parliament to protect those fully consider the language of Clause 1, who give evidence in a Parliamentary so that the Bill may not really do more inquiry.
injury than it will do good. Motion made, and Question proposed Motion agreed to. " That the Bill be now read a second time.”—(Mr. Yerburgh.)
Bill read a second time, and com
mitted to a Select Committee. (12.26.) DR. TANNER: This Bill, I understand, is the issue of the MERCHANT SHIPPING ACTS AMENDproceedings arising out of the wrong
MENT BILL.-(No. 229.) ful dismissal of the man Hood, who
SECOND READING. gave evidence before a Committee, and was, for so doing, dismissed Order for Second Reading read. from his employment by an
(12.30.) MR. HOWELL (Bethnal Gentleman, a member of the Conserva- Green, N.E.): I hope the House will tive Party, and other Directors of the now allow this Bill to be read a second Cambrian Railway Company, and for time. The promoters of the Bill have which the hon. Gentleman and his co- come to an arrangement with the shipDirectors incurred most severe censure owners' representatives by which we from the Chair.
have agreed to leave out all reference (12.27.) MR. MORTON: I do not to the examination of papers, and to rise to make any objection; but I think amend the second clause in reference it should be clearly understood that to the inspection of provisions. If the the Bill of the hon. Member for Hack- House will permit, I propose to insert ney (Sir C. Russell) dealing with the the Amendments in Committee pro same subject should also receive a forma, and then, when the Bill. has Second Reading, otherwise we may been reported, to move its re-committal. find ourselves jockeyed after passing this Bill.
Motion made, and Question proposed, (12.28.) MR. BROADHURST (Not- That the Bill be now read a second tingham, W.): Before the Bill proceeds time.”—(Mr. Howell. further, and not now objecting to the Motion agreed to. VOL. III. (FOURTH SERIES.]
Bill read a second time, and committed for To-morrow.
ACCESS TO MOUNTAINS (SCOTLAND)
Order for Second Reading read. committed pro forma ?
DR. CLARK (Caithness): Seeing MR. HOWELL: Yes, this day at
that the House unanimously passed
the Resolution two.
which this Bill is
upon founded, may I suggest that the Second
Reading should be taken and the Bill SALMON AND FRESHWATER
referred to a Select Committee in the FISHERIES BILL.-(No. 258.) same fashion as was adopted just now SECOND READING.
with the Parliamentary Witnesses
Bill ? Order for Second Reading read.
Objection taken. SIR E. BIRKBECK (Norfolk, E.): I
Second Reading deferred till Wedneshope the House will agree to give this day. Bill a Second Reading. The object is to supplement the existing Salmon and NATIONAL EDUCATION (IRELAND).-Freshwater Fisheries Acts by providing
RETURN. a means of identifying packages con MR. SEXTON (Belfast, W.): I beg taining salmon, trout, or char which to move the Motion for the Return may be transmitted from place to place standing in my name. during the period in which the sale or THE SECRETARY TO THE TREA. possession of such fish is already, with SURY (Sir J. GORST, Chatham): I am certain exceptions, illegal. The Bill has afraid I cannot consent to this without the support of the hon. Member for some further consideration. The preSwansea (Mr. Dillwyn), the right hon. paration of the Return will be very Gentleman the Member for Berwick- expensive. Perhaps the hon. Member shire (Mr. Marjoribanks), and others will give me a day or two to look into interested in fishery questions.
the matter? Motion made, and Question pro
MR. SEXTON: This is a somewhat posed, “That the Bill be now read a strange proceeding. The Return is in second time."-(Sir E. Birkbeck.) relation to the National Education of Motion agreed to.
Ireland ; it concerns the Department of
the Chief Secretary, and he, the Bill read a second time, and com- Minister responsible, has stated that mitted for Thursday.
he has no objection to the Return. I
am extremely surprised at the right COMMISSIONERS CLAUSES ACT (1847) hon. Gentleman's interposition now. AMENDMENT BILL.-(No. 216.)
SIR J. GORST: I did not understand SECOND READING.
that my right hon. Friend had no Order for Second Reading read.
objection to the Return. At any rate, I
cannot let the Motion pass without MR. DILLWYN (Swansea, Town) : some further converse with him. I hope the House will allow this Bill MR. SEXTON: The right hon. to be read a second time now. Its Gentleman distinctly stated that he object is simply to allow the elections for would raise no objection, but he Commissioners, Trustees, and cognate
observed that the Return would take bodies to be conducted by the ballot long time to prepare, and probably instead of by open voting. I do not would not be ready in time for the know that there is any objection to the But he certainly said he had no
discussion of the Education Bill principle.
objection to giving the Return. I cerObjection taken.
tainly think the organisation on the Second Reading deferred till Wednes- Treasury Bench must be defective day.
when the Secretary refuses what a
Minister has accepted. I will renew | bers voting “No." Mr. Speaker, I my Motion to-day.
was sitting in my place the whole time,
and took no part in the Division, and PUBLIC LIBRARIES LAW CONSOLIDATION I desire that my name may be struck BILL.
out of the List. I should not have Select Committee on Public Libraries Law called attention to the mistake in this Consolidation Bill nominated of-Sir John manner—it is a mistake for which I do Lubbock, Mr. Bartley, Mr. Crilly, Mr. Loder, not blame anyone but for the fact Mr. Lyell, Mr. Noble, Mr. Paulton, Sir William Plowden, Mr. Powell, Mr. Summers and Mr,
that it may render me liable to the Wootton Isaacson.
charge of obstructing a measure I Ordered, That the Committee have power to have been asked to support by my consend for persons, papers and records. stituents, and which, in their interest,
Ordered, That Five be the quorum.-(Mr. I promised to support. May I also, Akers-Douglas.)
Sir, venture to offer a humble sugges
| tion that when Members are asked to SHORT TITLES BILL (Lords).
stand up in their places it might be as As amended, considered ; to be read
well that the names should be read the third time To-morrow, at Two of
over before the List is passed in order the clock.
that mistakes may not occur?
MR. SPEAKER: I will take care MOTIONS.
that the remarks of the hon. Member
have attention. I understand that the CIVIL BILL COURTS (IRELAND) BILL. hon. Member desires that his name
On Motion of The Attorney General for Ire- should be struck out. The correction land, Bill to amend the Laws relating to Civil | shall be made. Courts in Ireland, ordered to be brought in MR. CONYBEARE : Yes, Sir. I by The Attorney General for Ireland and Mr. Jackson.
supported the Bill in two other Bill presented, and read first time. (Bill 313.] Divisions. ADJOURNMENT.
MR. SEXTON : May I ask the right Motion made, and Question proposed, hon. Gentleman the Secretary to the “ That this House do now adjourn.” Treasury, who just now interfered to
PERSONAL EXPLANATION. prevent the granting of a Return in MR. CONYBEARE (Cornwall, Cam
which his Department is not concerned, borne) : I desire, Mr. Speaker, to call
whether and when he intends to fulfil your attention to a small matter affect
the promise he gave in reference to a ing myself, partly in the nature of a
matter in which his Department is personal explanation, having relation
concerned—namely, to lay before the to Division List 91 in the proceedings
House Papers in explanation of the of Thursday last. A question was put
Treasury fiasco in reference to the that the Clergy Discipline Bill be com
Irish Teachers' Pension Fund ? mitted to the Standing Committee on SIR J. GORST: I recognise the Law, and Mr. Courtney, acting as courtesy of the hon.Member's reference Deputy Speaker in your unavoidable to myself. The Papers will be preabsence, directed that the Members sented as soon as the Committee have who challenged a Division should furnished their Report. As to the stand up in their places. The record Return, I may explain to the hon. stands in the Votes thus :
Member that I do not wish at all to " The House proceeded to a Division, and
stop it if it is desired by the GovernMr. Deputy Speaker stated he thought the ment of Ireland, but the hon. GentleAyes had it, and on his decision being chal-man should be aware that the preparalenged, it appeared to him that the Division
tion of this Return involves considerable was frivolously claimed ; and he directed the Noes to stand up in their places, and Four
expenditure which it is necessary the teen Members having stood up, 'Mr. Deputy Treasury should sanction before it is Speaker declared that the Ayes had it.” incurred. To my great astonishment, when I MR. SEXTON : It is, I believe, in looked at the Division List, I found my accordance with the usual custom to name at the head of the list of Mem- assume that a Return will be granted
when not opposed by the head of the an accelerated service on the Great
Southern and Western Railway. The
will be glad to learn that there is no
Motion agreed to.
House adjourned at a quarter
before One o'clock.
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R.P. Report Progress.
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