HC Deb 10 June 1834 vol 24 c344

New Writ ordered. On the Motion of Mr. C. WOOD, for Edinburgh, in the room of the Right Hon. JAMES ABERCROMBIE, Master of the Mint.

Petitions presented. By Mr. BARNARD, from Greenwich and Deptford, for Relief to the Dissenters, and against Church Rates.—By Lord SANDON, from Liverpool, in favour of the Lord's Day Observance Bill; against the Reciprocities of Duties Act; also for a Measure to regulate Emigration.—By Mr. HALL DARE, from three Places, for Protection to the Established Church; from a Number of Places, against the Claims of the Dissenters; and from three Places, against the Universities' Admission Bill.—By Sir JOHN HAMMER, Mr. MARK PHILLIPS, Mr. E. STEWART, and Mr. HODGES, from several Places, against the Poor Law Amendment Bill.

The Speaker took the Chair at 12 o'clock as usual; and it having been previously settled, that the House should at its early sittings, proceed with the Poor-laws Amendment Bill,

Lord Althorp moved the Order of the Day, and the House resolved itself into Committee on this Bill.