§ Bills. Read a first time:—Bankrupts Estates; Roman Catholic Marriages (Scotland).—Read a second time:—Transfer of Aids Exchequer 14,000,000l. Bill.
§ Petitions presented. By Mr. WARBURTON, from the Obstetric Society of London, to include the Practice of Midwifery in any Laws to be enacted for the Improvement. of the Medical Profession.—By Mr. FITZISRON, from Lush and Rush, for a Repeal of the Union.—By Mr. GUEST, from the Baptists in Glamorganshire, for Relief.—By Mr. SINCLAIR, from Bower, for an Alteration in the System of Lay Patronage in Scotland.—By Captain YORKE, from the Clergy of the Archdeaconry of Ely, for the Better Observance of the Lord's Day; and also for upholding the National Religious Establishment—By Mr. HODGES, from several Places in Kent, for the Repeal of the Malt Tax, and the Abolition of Tithes in England and Ireland.—By Mr. PALMER, from several Places, for the Repeal of the Malt Tax; and by Mr. RUTHVEN, from Knockbreda, for the Abolition of Tithes.