WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3.
The Council met at 2.30 p.m. NOTICE OS 1 QUESTION. ' Mr Reynolds gave notice to ask the Government if the increase m criminal business warranted the appointment of another judge. EMPLOYERS LIABILITY BILL. Mr Stevens moved the second reading of the Employers Liability Bill. Mr McLean said that the Bill was unnecessary. The sailors and firemen of the Union Company hud been well treated and the majority went out on strike against their own inclination. He predicted that before very long the strikers would coerce their leaders Avhen too late, when they found that they knew their wives and children were suffering. The second reading was lost by 14 to 9. The Council rose at 4.30 p.m.
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PARLIAMENTARY, Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2509, 4 September 1890
PARLIAMENTARY Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2509, 4 September 1890
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