§ Bills. Read a first time:—Affirmation Registration of Voters (Ireland), No. 2.—Read a second time:—Borough Watch Rates; Inclosure Acts Amendment.
§ Petitions presented. By Mr. B. Smith, from Norwich, against Church Rates.—By Mr. Alderman Thompson, from Sunderland, against the Canada Government Bill.—By Mr. F. Kelly, from W. Smith, and others persons, against the Treatment of Mr. Feargus O'Connor.—By Mr. Plumptre, from Braintree, and other places, against the Grant to Maynooth College, and the present system of National Education.—By Mr. C. Lushington, from several Parishes in Suffolk, for the Abolition of Church Rates; and from a Dissenting Congregation at Kinderley, against any Public Grant for Church Extension.—By the Attorney-general, from Edinburgh, against Lord Aberdeen's Bill.—By Sir F. Pollock, from Huntingdon, against the Grant to Maynooth College.