HC Deb 14 May 1846 vol 86 c538

PUBLIC BILLS.—1o. Ropemakers; Service of Heirs (Scotland); Crown Charters (Scotland).

2o. Explosive Substances.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By several hon. Members, from various places, for Better Observance of the Lord's Day.—By several hon. Members, from various places, in favour of the Roman Catholic Relief Bill.—By Mr. Pole Carew, from Clergy of the Deanery of Pen with, against the Union of Saint Asaph and Bangor, but in favour of the Appointment of a Bishop to the See of Manchester. — By Colonel Arbuthnott, from Owners and Occupiers of Land and other Inhabitants of the County of Kincardine, against the proposed Measure respecting Customs and Corn Importation.—By Mr. Bailey, Mr. Dowdeswell, and Sir Charles Knightley, from Guardians of the Poor of the Dore, Tewkesbury, and Towcester Unions, for Rating Owners in lieu of Occupiers of Tenements.—By several hon. Members, from various places, for Repeal or Alteration of the Lunatic Asylums and Pauper Lunatics Act.—By Lord James Stuart, from Maybole, complaining of Refusal to grant Sites for Churches to the Free Church (Scotland).—By Mr. O'Connell, from a great number of places, for the Immediate Release of William Smith O'Brien, Esq.—By Sir John Rae Reid, from Mayor, Aldermen, and Burgesses of the Borough of Dover, respecting the Employment and Reformation of Discharged Prisoners.—By Sir John Easthope, from Retail Beersellers of the Town of Leicester, for Alteration of Law respecting Exciseable Liquors.—By Mr. Dowdeswell, from Officers connected with the Administration of the Poor Laws in the Tewkesbury Union, for a Superannuation Fund for Poor Law Officers.—By Mr. Joseph Bailey, from Members of a Society entitled "The Worcester Anglers' Society," in favour of the Salmon Fisheries Bill.—From Inhabitants of Higbgate and Birmingham, praying for Inquiry into the case of Joshua Toulmin Smith, and respecting the granting of Search Warrants.