HC Deb 15 June 1842 vol 63 c1584

BILLS. Public2°. Mines and Collieries; Newfoundland; Justices Jurisdiction.

Committed.—Sudbury Disfranchisement; Dean Forest Poor; Dean Forest Ecclesiastical Districts; St. Bravel's Small Debts; Perth Prison; Assessed Taxes.

Reported.—Salmon Fisheries (Scotland) (No. 2).

3°. and passed:—Public Houses.

Private2°. Duke of Argyll's Estate.

3°. and passed:—Stourbridge Roads; Liverpool Poor.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. W. Ellis, from Leicester; by Mr. Bernard, from London, Wolverhampton, and Morpeth, for an Equality of Civil Rights for Roman Catholics. —By Lord John Russell, from Cape Town, Cape of Good Hope, for assimilating the Government of that colony to the Government of Great Britain.—By Mr. S. Crawford, from Clerkenwell, and Walbrook Ward, for the Redemption of Tolls on the Metropolitan Bridges.—By Mr. B. Denison, from Causeway Head, Yorkshire, Manningham, Calverley, Gomersal, Clayton, Thornton, and Wike, for limiting the Hours of Labour of young Persons in Factories. —By Mr. T. Duncombe, from Electors of Sudbury, against the Sudbury Disfranchisement Bill.—By Mr. W. Ellis, from Saffron Walden, for the Abolition of Church Rates. —From Chawleigh, against the Poor Law Amendment Bill.—From Limerick; for alteration of the Fisheries (Ireland) Bill.