HC Deb 02 April 1846 vol 85 c436

PUBLIC BILLS. — 1a. Highways; Polling Places (Ireland)-

2 Coroners (Ireland).

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Cornwall Legh, from Electors of the Northern Division of the County of Chester, alleging Fraudulent Objections to Votes of Electors.—By Mr. Charles Wood, from Inhabitants of Shropham and Watton, for Diminishing the Sale of Intoxicating Liquors on the Lord's Day.—By Sir De Lacy Evans, from Churchwardens and Representative Vestrymen of the Parish of Saint James, Westminster, against the Institution of Night Asylums for the Poor.—By Mr. Ainsworth, from Retail Beersellers of Great and Litle Bolton, for Alteration of Law respecting Exciseable Liquors.—By Mr. Cornwall Legh, from Inhabitants of Congleton and Buglawton, and by Lord John Russell, from Factory Workers in the employ of William Christy and Sons, for Limiting the Hours of Labour of Children and Young Persons employed in Factories to Ten.—By Mr. Charles Wood, from Millowners of Halifax, against the Factories Bill.—By Mr. Joseph Bailey, from Ratepayers of the Parish of St. Alban, for Repeal or Alteration of the Lunatic Asylums and Pauper Lunatics Act.—By Mr. M. F. F. Berkeley, from John Dyer, Seaman, for Inquiry into the Merchant Seamen's Fund.—By Mr. Sotheron, from Overseers of the Poor of the Parishes of Stratton Saint Margaret and Swindon, for Alteration of the Poor Law.—By Mr. Robert Palmer, from Officers of the Wantage Union, for a Superannuation Fand for Poor Law Officers.—By Mr. Balfour, from Provost, Magistrates, and Council of the Royal Burgh of Haddington, for Alteration of the Prisons (Scotland) Act.—By Sir John Easthope, from Edward Farrell, of the City of Dublin, for Alteration of the Protection of Life (Ireland) Bill.—By Mr. Hawes, from Trustees, Secretary, and Depositors of Saint Clement Danes Savings' Bank, for Alteration of the Savings' Banks Act.—By Mr. Ord, from Inhabitants of Middlesbrough on Tees and Newcastle upon Tyne, against War, and for referring Disputes to Arbitration.