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Adjourned Debate

Volume 203: debated on Tuesday 26 July 1870

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Order read for resuming Adjourned Debate on Amendment proposed to Question [19th July], "That Mr. Speaker do now leave the Chair;" and which Amendment was,

To leave out from the word "That" to the end of the Question, in order to add the words "this House will, upon this day three months, resolve itself into the said Committee,"—(Sir Henry Hoare,)

—instead thereof.

Question again proposed, "That the words proposed to be left out stand part of the Question."

Debate resumed.

Motion made, and Question proposed, "That the Debate be now adjourned."—( Mr. Macfie.)

Motion, by leave, withdrawn.

Question put, "That the words proposed to be left out stand part of the Question."

The House divided:—Ayes 22; Noes 15: Majority 7.

Main Question put.

The House divided:—Ayes 22; Noes 9: Majority 13.

House adjourned at a quarter before Three o'clock.