Hansard's Parliamentary Debates

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Page 577 - An Act to confirm a Provisional Order made by the Education Department under ' The Elementary Education Act, 1870,' to enable the School Board for London to put in force ' The Lands Clauses Consolidation Act, 1845,' and the Acts amending the same.
Page 555 - Then a commission for proroguing the Parliament was read, after which the lord chancellor said : MY LORDS AND GENTLEMEN : By virtue of her Majesty's commission, under the great seal, to us and other lords directed, and now read, we do, in her Majesty's name, and in obedience to her commands, prorogue this Parliament to Thursday, the 8th day of October next, to be then here holden; and this Parliament is accordingly prorogued to Thursday, the 8th day of October next.
Page 585 - Act to confirm certain Orders of the Local Government Board under the provisions of the Divided Parishes and Poor Law Amendment Act, 1876...
Page 307 - You tell the people, that when every thing goes well, when they are happy and comfortable, then they may meet freely, to recognize their happiness, and pass eulogiums on their government ; but that in a moment of war and calamity, of distrust and misconduct, it is not permitted them to meet together, because then, instead of eulogizing, they might think proper to condemn ministers.
Page 577 - Act, 1845, and the Acts amending the same, shall be incorporated with this Act, except the provisions relating to access to the special Act ; and in construing those Acts for the purposes of this section the special Act shall be construed to mean this Act, and the promoters of the undertaking shall be construed to mean...
Page 297 - If we mean seriously to unite the nation within itself, we must convince them that their complaints are regarded, that their injuries shall be redressed. On that foundation I would take the lead in recommending peace and harmony to the people. On any other I would never wish to see them united again. If the breach in the constitution be effectually repaired, the people will of themselves...
Page 297 - The crisis is indeed alarming; so much the more does it require a prudent relaxation on the part of government. If the king's servants will not permit a constitutional question to be decided on, according to the forms and on the principles of the constitution, it must then be decided in some other manner; and rather than it should be given up, rather than the nation should surrender their birth-right to a despotic minister, I hope, my Lords, old as I am, / shall see the question brought to issue...
Page 563 - Then a commission for proroguing the parliament was read. After which the Lord Chancellor said :— " My Lords and Gentlemen,
Page 203 - The medical board shall, in such manner as may be from time to time directed by the...
Page 595 - Order made by the Board of Trade under the General Pier and Harbour Act, 1861, relating to Boscombe.

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