Levying of Rates

Where Petition presented against an Order, Bill confirming same may be referred to Select Committee.

17In case any Petition shall he presented to either House of Parliament against any Provisional Order framed in pursuance of this Act, in the progress through Parliament of the Bill confirming the same, the Bill, so far as it relates to the Order so petitioned against, may he referred to a Select Committee, and the Petitioner shall he allowed to appear and oppose as in the Case of Private Bills.