HC Deb 31 May 1836 vol 33 c1189

Petitions presented. By Mr. H. GRATTAN, Mr. STANDISH BARRY, and others, from various Places, for Municipal Reform for Ireland.—By Sir A. L. HAY, from various Places, for Burghs of Barony (Scotland) Bill; and from various other Places, for Alteration of Law of Statute Labour; and from Banf and Elgin, for Relieving Royal Burghs from Maintaining Prisoners after Conviction.—By Captain MEYNELL, from Lisburne, for Mitigation of the Criminal Laws..—By Captain F. BERKELEY, from Gloucester, praying for Relief of Protestant Dissenters.—By several MEMBERS, from various Places, to strictly adhere to the Provisions of the Municipal Corporations' Act as passed—By Mr. THORNELEY, from Wolverhampton, for an Equalization of the Duties on East and West-India Sugars.—By Mr. HUME, from St. Luke's, for Control over the County Rates..—By several MEMBERS, from various Places, for a Better Observance of the Sabbath.—By Sir ROBERT FERGUSSON, from Randalstown, for Excise Licences (Ireland) Bill; and against Spirits being Allowed to be sold by Grocers.—By Messrs. LAW, HODGES, and ROBARTS, against the Descents and Heriots' Bills.—By Mr. POTTER, from Wigam, for Removal of Jewish Disabilities.—By Mr. BUCKINGHAM, from the Medical Profession, Bridgnorth, for Remuneration for Attending Coroners' Inquests; and from St. Margaret, Norwich, for Repeal of the Duty on News papers.—By several MEMBERS, from various Places, for Abolition of Tithes (Ireland).