HC Deb 21 July 1845 vol 82 c791

BILLS. Public.—1o. Court of Chancery (Ireland).

2o. Games and Wagers; Real Property (No. 2); Turnpike Roads (Scotland); Unions (Ireland); Testamentary Dispositions, etc.; Joint Stock Banks (Scotland and Ireland); Compensations; Drainage of Estates.

Reported.—Highways; Railways (Selling or Leasing); Valuation (Ireland); Slave Trade (Brazil).

3o. and passed:—Grand Jury Presentments (Dublin); Fisheries (Ireland); Drainage of Lands; Masters and Workmen; Poor Law Amendment (Scotland); Excise Duties on Spirits (Channel Islands); Jurors' Books (Ireland); Jewish Disabilities Removal; Bonded Corn.

Private.—1o. Marquess of Donegall's Estate; Marsh's (or Coxhead's) Estate; Bowes's Estate.

Reported.—Morden College Estate; Lord Monson's Estate; Hawkins's Estate; Gildart's (or Sherwen's Estate; Manchester and Leeds Railway (No. 2).

3o. and passed:—Epping Railway (No. 2); Heaviside's Divorce; Brighton, Lewes, and Hastings Railway (Hastings, Rye, and Ashford Extension).

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Maxwell, from Ballyjamesduff, for Encouragement to Schools in connexion with Church Education Society (Ireland).—By Lord J. Stuart, from Presbytery of Ayr, for Better Observance of the Lord's Day.—By Lord Dalmeny, Mr. Macaulay, and Mr. Ward, from several places, for a Change of Policy towards New Zealand.—By Mr. Duncan, from Provost, Magistrates, and Town Council, of Dundee, complaining of Delay of Edinburgh Mail.—By Sir G. Strickland, and Mr. Bankes, from several places, in favour of the Ten Hours System in Factories.—By Mr. T. Duncombe, from Surrey, for Inquiry into the Treatment of Lunatics, etc.—By Lord J. Stuart, from Town Council of Irvine, for Postponement of Poor Law Amendment (Scotland) Bill.

House met at twelve o'clock.