§ Papers ordered. On the Motion of Colonel EVANS, an Account of the Number of Rate-payers in the different Metropolitan Parishes, and of those who had paid the Rates on or before the 5th of April last.
§ Bills. Read a second time;.—Army Half Pay; Franking; Audit of Accounts (Ireland); Excise Accounts (Scotland).
§ Petitions presented. By Mr. LEFROY, from Rathcormack, for the Abolition of Slavery; and from the Orange Lodge No. 362, against the Grant to Maynooth College.—By Mr. WILKS, from Boston,—in favour of the Bribery at Elections Bill.—By Mr. HODGES, from Middle Kent, against the Malt Duty.—By Mr. SADLER, from Charles Stewart and Alexander Deans complaining that they had been turned out of their Employments for the Evidence they had given before the Committee of that House sitting to inquire into the operation of the Factory Regulations, and praying Relief and Compensation.