HC Deb 03 July 1845 vol 81 cc1435-6

BILLS. Public.—1°. Masters and Workmen; Drainage (Ireland); Church Building Act Amendment.

. Constables, Public Works (Ireland).

Reported.—Field Gardens; Foreign Lotteries.

. and passed:—Seal Office Abolition.

Private.—1°. Gildart's (or Sherwen's) Estate.

Reported.—Bristol Parochial Rates (No. 2).

. and passed:—Forth and Clyde Navigation and Union Canal Junction (No. 2); Irish Great Western Railway (Dublin to Galway); Bermondsey Improvement (No. 2).

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Traill, from Dunnet, for Bettor Observance of the Lord's Day.—By Mr. Traill, from Presbytery of Caithness, against Universities (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. W. Morrison, from Muchart, in favour of Universities (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Masterman, from the City of London, against Charitable Trusts Bill.—By Mr. Baine, from Archibald Hamilton, for Attendance of Officers of House in an Action on the East India Steam Ship Company Bill (1838). — By Lord Ashley, from Workmen of the Port of Eglinton Woollen Works, for a Better System of Education, etc.—By Mr. Chapman, and Viscount Palmerston, from several places, in favour of the Ten Hours System in Factories.—By Mr. Bright, from Philip Quirk, for Alteration of Game Laws.—By Lord Ashley, from Managers and Teachers of the Kilmore Sabbath School Union, County of Down, for Abolition of Queen's Plates at Horse Races.—By Lord Ashley, from Kerry, for Alteration of Law relating to Juries (Ireland)—By Mr. T. Duncombe, from several places, for Inquiry into the Treatment of Lunatics—By Mr. Sidney Herbert, and Mt. Liddell, from several Proprietors of Lunatic Asylums, for Alteration of Lunatic Asylums and Pauper Lunatics Bill.—By Mr. Duff, Mr. T. Duncombe, Sir J. Graham, Sir J. Hope, Sir J. M'Taggart, and several other hon. Members, from a great number of places, for Alteration of Poor Law Amendment (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Bright, from Inhabitants of Lerwick, for Diminishing the Number of Public Houses.—From Members of the City of London Association of General Practitioners, in favour of the Physic and Surgery Bill.—By Lord Henniker, from Guardians of the Blything and Woodbridge Unions, for Alteration of Parochal Settlement Bill.—By Viscount Clive, from several places, for Establishment of County Courts.