HC Deb 23 March 1842 vol 61 c1116
Mr. F. Maule

said, that understanding the Government intended to bring forward a bill to regulate turnpike trusts, he wished to know whether the Government intended to take any measure with respect to the Private Turnpike Roads Bills which were now passing the House.

Sir J. Graham

said, he had given notice a few days ago of the intention of her Majesty's Government to introduce a general turnpike act; and he thought that such a notice would act as sufficient warning to any parties who had bills before the House on that subject. But if they persevered, they did so at their peril.

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