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Commons Hansard for 25 April 1901 (Volume 92)

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Commons Chamber

Record of debates that happened in the House of Commons main chamber.

House Of Commons (item number 1) (id 5e03bfb0-b2f1-4fd9-ad3f-ce1d07b9cd23)
Thames Deep Water Dock Bill (item number 4) (id ef363678-256b-4d0f-aee1-4426412eb5a5)
Glasgow And Renfrew District Railway Transfer Bill (item number 5) (id a74383ba-7ba5-4ea7-8166-ceb28aeb0331)
Gateshead And District Tramways Bill (item number 6) (id a690650a-8547-4066-a1ac-f92e6ab3b51a)
Henry Diaper And Company (Delivery Warrants) Bill Lords (item number 7) (id d857fb7c-c05c-4ae5-9422-8fcdc7c3877d)
Drainage And Improvement Of Lands (Ireland) Provisional Order Bill (item number 8) (id 581aacb8-4b02-418d-9dbc-a42c134b32d9)
Private Bills (Group A) (item number 9) (id 1f37368e-c726-4ff4-a549-65e08ea649e3)
Barry Railway Bill (item number 11) (id 33ff0207-a83d-451d-938c-ccbef2c73f15)
Message From The Lords (item number 12) (id 07c447e7-b192-4337-b3b1-0997f0ab5889)
Newry Port And Harbour Trust Bill (item number 14) (id deb1520c-a4c7-44c4-ac24-1668f665fc47)
Private Bills (Group H) (item number 15) (id d4448b6c-a9a9-466b-a90e-a8e4bafb5543)
Private Bills (Group G) (item number 16) (id 74c41be4-d12d-4fa3-a8c2-5b94b95919e1)
North British Railway (Substituted Bill) (item number 17) (id c623b604-7819-49e1-af66-998e60e672fa)


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Burial Place (Exemption From Rates) (Scotland) Bill (item number 1) (id 2f6e4318-16dc-4a3e-a339-9255eb4cea8b)
Coal (item number 1) (id c6fd08e7-4dfa-45c2-999a-2e76a11360fa)
Coal Mines (Employment) Bill (item number 1) (id 90b8a7be-12a3-4cc3-bf72-2c30278bfae0)
Elementary Education (Higher Grade And Evening Continuation Schools) (item number 1) (id a49fa4cb-f5ed-455e-b3e5-c688f4658522)
Elementary Education (New Code Of Regulations For Day Schools) (item number 1) (id f57cb91c-d524-4e23-9e70-11ad067a98f7)
Gun Licence Duty (item number 1) (id 8043676c-eeb8-46b6-8de9-acdfbfc45b3e)
Local Authorities Officers' Superannuation Bill (item number 1) (id 0be2bfde-e1ab-4546-afb7-ea6f4bc5b5fc)
Local Government (Scotland) Act (1894) Amendment Bill (item number 1) (id d19ceea9-2489-4c08-94a7-ee23d9ccbc18)
Marriage With A Deceased Wife's Sister Bill (item number 1) (id 6e147c8b-bf4e-4353-8059-a861739191e7)
Mines (Eight Hours) Bill (item number 1) (id 7db65e29-b218-4290-8572-56ea466922c6)
Sale Of Intoxicating Liquors On Sunday Bill (item number 1) (id af190f64-5e51-484e-b7fd-edb77ad82683)
Sale Of Intoxicating Liquors (Scotland) Bill (item number 1) (id c77bf159-e0f1-4915-83f3-592b43abcda3)
Sale Of Intoxicating Liquors To Children Bill (item number 1) (id 8665ba8d-231c-4dfb-a978-1d972df0fec9)
Sale Of Intoxicating Liquors To Children Rill (item number 1) (id ef793f2b-80ee-447c-b83d-7d6b985e9e80)
Sale Of Intoxicating Liquors To Children (Scotland) Bill (item number 1) (id 90ed76a8-c42d-4a68-b036-81b7518ba68f)
Sovereign's Oath On Accession Bill (item number 1) (id 9454396c-d61f-4dc6-884f-ea0ead21a4bf)


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South Africa—Administration Of Native Affairs In Annexed Republics (item number 1) (id 5444be3d-d865-48fc-b90e-81b247cbf4eb)
British Indian Subjects In Natal (item number 1) (id 7e2e9a87-fa2d-45a4-9553-bd2ae48a26ff)
Jameson Raid—Position Of Chartered Company (item number 1) (id 77266b9c-363c-4144-963d-ca8d66e1212f)
Plague At Cape Town (item number 1) (id a41bc818-9bcc-4be5-b823-46229d9bcbc4)
Boer Prisoners—Internment In India (item number 1) (id a28cce17-9df0-44df-90ab-8befcaecdcbc)
Beer Rations For Returning Soldiers (item number 1) (id 2466e75f-315d-4253-871c-d32b8b182ea1)
War Expenditure—Details (item number 1) (id 08446aa8-f33c-4651-a502-4e94b1a2c203)
Boer Refugee Camps (item number 1) (id e3802e22-9550-4e9a-b1d7-d0fa0d8fbcb6)
Members Of Parliament On Active Service (item number 1) (id 03a6bcd9-7796-4f23-975a-cf02e917f0e1)
Publication Of Despatches (item number 1) (id a163f19d-8c1f-4b8d-af25-d0f16ca77dd4)
Peace Negotiations With General Botha (item number 1) (id 5bcfed96-243e-4316-9825-793a6355ef4b)
Transvaal War Supplies (item number 1) (id 5f13bdad-ab67-4e0b-9bb8-81a5dc20b4c3)
Military Courts Of Inquiry (item number 1) (id 9868ac07-ef92-454d-a6e0-0e7f71393317)
Colonial Expenditure On The War (item number 1) (id b064cca7-cba2-4144-bd0f-ef5b6a0ebfdb)
Australian Troopers—Alleged Disturbances In Cape Town (item number 1) (id 47cca1b6-29cc-4158-a179-68f5cf467058)
Canadian Contingent For South African Constabulary—Raid On Ottawa Hotel (item number 1) (id ff676960-3fc4-42ba-9783-84036f56ecff)
Return Of Troops—Imperial Yeomanry (item number 1) (id b6189682-95c8-49a6-a119-d7fa40ce018d)
Imperial Yeomanry—Alleged Ill-Treatment Of Ex-Private Lee At Netley Hospital (item number 1) (id 1c9ba9e9-57dc-42f2-86a2-1bac9b57e252)
Soldiers' Pay—Allotments To Wives (item number 1) (id a055a083-6482-4c91-b83e-d0fa264aa4e9)
Deceased Soldiers' Effects (item number 1) (id 665e6830-6df2-44b7-9515-5b22322e4ea5)
Volunteer Uniforms (item number 1) (id 8415d1ef-ef0a-4189-a2da-13a33f26e2e1)
Volunteer Officers And Jury Service (item number 1) (id 3e2f63f4-daed-4123-b0fd-fbb5baca4152)
Volunteer Establishment Statistics (item number 1) (id 85210f60-dc80-4502-a9e8-d18442b36eb1)
5Th Battalion Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (item number 1) (id b7018cb6-168c-4fb1-92c7-9d19a8d1839c)
Fort Brockhurst—Case Of Private Bowles (item number 1) (id c84eae11-c791-4ca4-8408-95520c4f0341)
Case Of Private Thomas Ryan (item number 1) (id 64537caa-c486-40f9-bd04-f41de7c66dd8)
Mark Iv Bullets (item number 1) (id b08b2efa-b37f-49f2-87c0-e0ed72af3605)
Imperial Yeomanry—Title (item number 1) (id 12aaeddd-0c90-4949-880f-81c91e07c368)
Royal Irish Regiment (item number 1) (id 33740732-4261-4820-9bd4-14d80e417df0)
Irish Guards—Forage Cap (item number 1) (id a2388c71-fc47-4f47-9e29-96ef75954858)
Militia Embodiments And Disembodiments (item number 1) (id 2bec05c1-b56f-494a-8c27-86da31ad7f2a)
Militia Officers' Gratuity (item number 1) (id c795fc32-25d4-4471-8542-8d624f5a8923)
Royal Garrison Regiments— Separation Allowances (item number 1) (id 04e83d2a-4400-4229-9da3-4da912d4c46a)
Official Language In The Maltese Courts (item number 1) (id 63ca25d5-aecb-423d-8dd4-ae70e4853f39)
Mauritius Judicial Vacancy (item number 1) (id 97de9d25-0fff-4168-8abd-31669fc270fe)
India—Etah Murders—Commutation Of Death Sentences (item number 1) (id 81e51529-6213-4019-a44e-6dd4d1251cd1)
Cooper's Hill College (item number 1) (id 75679705-920e-4611-b320-2991999415ba)
China-Russia And Manchuria (item number 1) (id e16af040-e9dd-4410-a892-a281a2fbc1e1)
British Occupation Of Egypt (item number 1) (id ef520cde-28bb-43ad-88cf-781d1c06065f)
Treatment Of Imprisoned Dervish Leaders (item number 1) (id e8afab01-ee66-4217-9472-045e91e46f64)
Waima Incident (item number 1) (id 6d84ac29-1b72-492f-a0dc-3bd12808dbc5)
Export Coal Duty—American And Canadian Trade (item number 1) (id b3c90bf8-c726-4cdf-8202-a42aa100db20)
Falling Coal Pricks And Freights (item number 1) (id 210d2026-993a-4a03-b373-d63b09ab6643)
American Coal Exports (item number 1) (id e6766d04-e370-40e5-918a-aab60663b295)
Incidence Of New Coal Duty (item number 1) (id 74271093-f51d-49cb-8b33-2153594744e6)
Coal Trade With The West Indies (item number 1) (id ff6f536d-6bd0-41e4-b6c4-2b2cc0a24d81)
Bunker Coal (item number 1) (id 10e9714f-9d21-40c0-ae93-2a058847bc21)
Returns Of Bunker Coal (item number 1) (id 30640453-f12f-4df2-a193-e7f1c0d18672)
South Wales Patent Fuel And Coke Industries (item number 1) (id 8257489b-ce44-4598-9b0c-12f04039c59b)
Coal Consumption In Pig Iron Production (item number 1) (id d2356e5e-121e-4745-befe-625eb90fb9a4)
Duration Of Coal Supply (item number 1) (id 406d0e84-9967-4832-8939-91e7fb58c5c1)
Closing Of South Wales Collieries (item number 1) (id 736f914d-61e4-42b1-a8ea-78e3dc71aa3f)
Dearness And Scarcity Of Coal (item number 1) (id 9cdf0e3a-d555-43d2-a674-4317612d34dd)
Alleged Discovery Of Gold At Leith (item number 1) (id 2ad54aba-c0c6-492c-9f61-4c47a4446b95)
The New Sugar Duty (item number 1) (id 64192d0a-c039-4de7-ad47-04b561c14793)
Imported Honey And The Sugar Duty (item number 1) (id ddadeac7-6498-40ce-a030-1827bda132a6)
Preserved Fruits And The Duty (item number 1) (id 06a0b5c6-f8fd-46b4-88d7-b3ec8220607c)
Condensed Milk And The Duty (item number 1) (id 87150f10-649f-49df-b9b0-d40b6af0f94e)
Drawback On British Refined Sugar (item number 1) (id 6797a33f-a5ed-480d-a178-368f97064bfb)
New Issue Of Consols (item number 1) (id f75e6080-4f73-4dd6-a2c4-f67c56fab204)
Oxford Cemeteries—Martin's Act (item number 1) (id 14026b97-ffd3-46c2-bc00-12bbf65a856c)
Child Hawkers—Licences (item number 1) (id bf5566d9-2553-4d3f-b39e-60b2964b4b3e)
Fishing Boats—Day Signals (item number 1) (id 947ef9ca-64d8-4b2c-8fca-3238d16fc9c8)
Poulton-Le-Fylde Boiler Explosion (item number 1) (id a504a73d-5b98-4185-bb23-f77febbf2df1)
Metropolitan Poor Law Schools (item number 1) (id a570eb38-445f-41b4-aeb6-c2069ea56df6)
Pauper Children's Villages (item number 1) (id 412b0695-947f-47fa-a774-c1ad2d29530f)
Poor Law Children In Metropolitan Workhouses And Infirmaries (item number 1) (id ede152f7-ee5a-4767-aac1-5036d7fd1f71)
Tuberculosis Regulations (item number 1) (id 64f4f8d2-ed97-4245-986c-284123152470)
Poor Law Officers' Superannuation (item number 1) (id 6234e043-3f7e-4cf8-86af-39e74d935d08)
Glanders Outbreak At Glasgow (item number 1) (id e769596a-da39-4bca-b2f0-3722e1d46533)
Post Office Pension Calculations (item number 1) (id 1205a565-9b45-49d2-8280-caf9901b84f5)
Holyhead And Kingstown Packet Postal Staff (item number 1) (id ead808ff-865a-4791-b4bd-3d8bf9269dfb)
Post Office—Appeal Regulations (item number 1) (id d4b994bc-3519-471c-ace7-9a36a4645f2f)
Postal Grievances—Refusal Of Fresh Inquiry (item number 1) (id d616a948-8e87-4880-a159-6941fe1416ee)
Mallaig And Stornoway Mail Steamer Service (item number 1) (id 5d306d72-6944-44f4-a480-491c4241e1ec)
The Post Office London Telephone System (item number 1) (id 2f59d376-66ca-4975-906f-40e9eba13ada)
Land Tax Commissioners Meetings (item number 1) (id 95599299-702c-4a9c-b9c7-8a3e0f5625b7)
Customs Assistants' Grievances (item number 1) (id 081c3141-9a30-4758-8bda-130fb21ad575)
Scottish Sheriffs' Salaries (item number 1) (id 37930188-2ed5-40f6-a127-c2aa55c1bd53)
Ventilation Of Parliamentary Division Lobbies (item number 1) (id 4a5b5183-d52f-427a-8627-7c39a07f026f)
School Attendance Regulations (item number 1) (id e3e99ecd-0a56-4c80-9c8d-a9e4ca13a4f3)
Scottish Congested Districts Board (item number 1) (id 24f397a4-6dbc-4c94-9e34-6687e16ac002)
Glasgow Small-Pox Epidemic (item number 1) (id 7c37586a-466e-41d9-b6d3-51de1508e618)
East Kerry Moving Bog (item number 1) (id f8660b48-a93b-48c4-9a26-713c5a3ade65)
Butter Substitutes—Dublin Prosecution (item number 1) (id 0768a49a-9e95-4fce-bfe1-f4073f203253)
Labourers' Cottages In Ennis (item number 1) (id 1f58025d-94d6-4864-946d-2e6642fb1933)
Education Of Blind, Deaf, And Dumb In Ireland (item number 1) (id 6bc8b905-185a-4914-92d1-2e8fafe35855)
Agricultural And Technical Education In County Monaghan (item number 1) (id fb991339-3e0e-4922-9dde-1b23121c23a4)
Royal University Of Ireland Examination Certificates (item number 1) (id 536dc263-6084-4985-8a85-a11ad22322dc)
Royal Irish Constabulary—Constable Black's Orphans (item number 1) (id 46307164-609e-4167-a45b-bbb9861f2892)
Carrick-On-Shannon Waterworks (item number 1) (id e320ba16-2eca-43cc-b589-d8cb30da34a1)
Omagh Rural District Rates (item number 1) (id d6cd88ae-ec22-4004-9901-228471da0c00)
Lough Neagh Floods (item number 1) (id a35cb6f2-0bcb-4463-9378-a69859ecb1da)
Mortality Among Calves In Ireland (item number 1) (id 33f460ef-1484-4ef2-8575-39017c94a159)
Armagh Magistracy (item number 1) (id 94dbc856-3e0e-4594-a0e3-e93875a40c68)
Steam Trawling (Ireland) Bill (item number 1) (id 94336570-0e40-45d1-9a02-de90b530e1c2)
Irish Railways—State Purchase— German State Railways (item number 1) (id 99d3c974-f992-4f93-8ab9-9bcfb4212af4)
Omagh Quarter Sessions—Case Of George Feathers (item number 1) (id 4c365169-b842-4e33-809f-5a0b2289d2a3)
Dublin Post Office—Telephone Operators' Wage Grievances (item number 1) (id 706dd4a7-a452-470c-96c0-3e254846ffb9)
Armagh Postal Officials (item number 1) (id fd52b3f0-68e1-4fac-8a42-d2dff2de59c6)
Royal Commission On Irish Universities (item number 1) (id e43c71f2-a680-4024-a145-0a2b071a0b5e)
London Local Government— Equalisation Of Rates (item number 1) (id 04aa64e3-ce1e-4607-b0b7-cbde631167a1)
Road Labour In Ireland (item number 1) (id 80489f49-978b-4df4-91c6-65ae9d9f0fc0)
Crofters' Act (1886) Amendment (item number 1) (id ecbd1f5d-519e-4d5c-b795-b88ecd8af28a)
Scottish Court (item number 1) (id d2467aeb-7403-485e-85c6-1383ede68d36)
Marriage With A Deceased Wife's Sister Bill (item number 1) (id c6a4e7f1-644f-45e9-8193-6d545dd074f5)
Local Taxation Commission Report (item number 1) (id cbc5192b-7e6d-46d7-8d49-bf2388e0846a)
Business Of The House (item number 1) (id 26980d1b-1f23-44f3-891a-562b7ef31d74)
Suspension Of The Twelve O'clock Rule (item number 1) (id 9fb5e8a4-650d-486c-9691-bc26bebd15f6)
Sittings Of The House (Exemption From The Standing Order) (item number 21) (id d940c7cb-7845-412c-9113-6d8c6df55b48)
Army (Annual) Bill (item number 22) (id d210d5ed-8498-4557-b594-567c3e0854af)


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