§ Bills. Read a first time:—Tithe Composition Arrears (Ireland); Ecclesiastical Appointments Suspension.
§ Petitions presented. By Mr. MAXWELL, from Liverpool, against Municipal Corporations Reform to Ireland.—By Mr. COLQUHOUN, from the Sugar Refiners of Glasgow, for the Equalization of the Sugar Duties.—By Mr. B. SMITH, and Sir THOMAS ACLAND, from several places, for the Repeal of the Corn-laws.—By Messrs. PRINGLE, R. PALMER, CAYLEY, MAIINSELL, MILES, and A. SMITH, Sir THOMAS ACLAND, Lord GEORGE SOMERSET, the Marquess of GRANBY, Colonel GRANT, Lord HENNIKER, and General SHARPE, from a great number of places, against the Repeal of the Corn-laws.—By Mr. COLQUHOUN, Mr. PRINGLE, and Lord J. STUART, for Church Extension in Scotland.—By Lord ELIOT, from Cornwall, against the Beer Act—By Mr. MILES, from Shepton Mallet, against the Report of the Ecclesiastical Commissioners.—By Mr. MAUNSELL, from Northamptonshire, against any system of National Education not founded on the Scriptures.—By the Marquess of GRANBY, from Stamford, for Amending the Beer Act.—By Lord DUNGANNON, from Llangollen, and Wrexhill, against the Report of the Ecclesiastical Commissioners.—By Mr. LITTON, from Dublin, against the Irish Municipal Corporations Bill.—By Sergeant JACKSON, and Mr. SHAW, from several places, to the same effect.