HC Deb 23 June 1846 vol 87 c904

PUBLIC BILLS.—1°. Sugar Duties.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By several hon. Members, from an immense number of Places, complaining of Refusal to grant Sites for the Building of Churches for the Free Church of Scotland.—By Mr. Raikes Currie, from Inhabitants of the Town of Northampton, for the introduction into all Railway Bills of such Provisions as may appear sufficient for securing the Observance of the Sabbath according to the Commandment.—By Sir Robert Harry Inglis, from Inhabitants of the District of St John's, Fulham, for Repeal of Maynooth College Act.—By Lord Charles Manners, from Dean and Clergy of the Deanery of Framland, in the County of Leicester, against the Union of St. Asaph and Bangor, but providing for the Immediate Appointment of a Bishop to the newly erected See of Manchester.—By Sir Hugh Campbell, from the Presbytery of Lauder, against the Abolition of the existing Religious Tests in the Universities of Scotland. —By Mr. Poulett Scrope, from New Sarum, for rating Owners of Small Tenements to the Poor Rates in lieu of Occupiers.—By Mr. Christie, from several places in the County of Hereford, for Repeal or Alteration of the Lunatics Act and Lunatic Asylums and Pauper Lunatics Act.—By Sir Thomas Acland, from the Board of Guardians of the St. Thomas Union, for Alteration of the Poor Removal Bill.—By several hon. Members, from various places, for the Suppression of Promiscuous Intercourse.—From Ministers of Lancaster and Chester, for the Abolition of the Punishment of Death.—By Mr. Hume, from Daniel Toner, of Woolwich, alleging Embezzlement at Woolwich Arsenal.