HC Deb 30 May 1844 vol 75 c5

NEW MEMBERS SWORN.—For Buckingham, the Right Hon. Sir Thomas Francis Fremantle, Bart.—For Chichester, Lord Arthur Lennox.

BILLS. Public—1°. Limitation or Actions (Ireland). 2° New South Wales, etc. Government; Customs Duties (Isle of Man).

3°. and passed:—Stamp Duties; Assaults (Ireland).

Private.—Reported.—Birkenhead Docks; Lakenheath and Brandon Drainage; Delabole and Rock Railway (No. 2); Rodbard's Name; Preston and Wyre Docks, etc.; Swansea Improvement

3°. and passed: — Swansea Harbour; Cwm Celyn and Blaina Iron Company; Salisbury Branch Railway.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By several hon. Members (184 Petitions), against Dissenters Chapels Bill, and 5 in favour of same.—By several hon. Members (8), for Legalizing Presbyterian Marriages. — By Mr. Clive, from Worcester, and Hereford (5), Sir W. Heathcote, from Alton, and Sir R. H. Inglis, from Archdeaconry of Oxford, against Union of Sees of St. Asaph and Bangor.— By Mr. Wakley, from New Zealand, for a Tax on Absentee Proprietors. — By Mr. Gaily Knight (86), from Notts, Mr. H. Baillie, from Inverness, and Lord E. Bruce, from Preshute, against Repeal of Corn Laws.—By Lord E. Bruce, from Wilts, against Duty on Hailstorm Insurances.—By Mr. E. Tennent, from H. Graves and Co., against Encouragement to Art Unions; and by Mr. T. Duncombe, from Mrs. Mary Parkes, for same.—By Mr. M. J. O'Connell, from Dublin, against Renewal of Bank of Ireland Charter. — By Viscount Clive, from Llandyssil, in favour of County Courts Bill.—By Mr. Wakley, from S. Gordon, for consideration of his case.— By Mr. Wakley, from Medical Practitioners (7), for Reform of Medical Profession. — By Mr. Barclay, from Sunderland, and Mr. W. Patten, from Fylde Unions, for Alteration of Poor Law.—By several hon. Members, from Savings' Banks at Bath, Inverness, and Newcastle, against Reducing Rate of Interest. — By Mr. Wakley, from Farringdon Within, for Redemption of Tolls on Metropolitan Bridges.