HC Deb 17 February 1847 vol 90 c126

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Cabbell, from George Shillibeer, Funeral Carriage Proprietor and Undertaker, for Repeal of the Excise Duty on Horses, &c.—By General Morison, from Shipowners of Alloa and Kincardine, for Reduction of Lighthouse Dues.—By Mr. Protheroe, from Halifax, for Reduction of the Duty on Tea.—By Lord G. Bentinck, and Mr. Ferrand, from Bradford, for Inquiry respecting the Anatomy Act.—By a great many Hon. Members, from an immense number of places, in Favour of the Ten Hours Factory Bill.—By Mr. Duncan, from Dundee Chamber of Commerce, against the Bill.—By Sir W. Somerville, from Drogheda Board of Guardians, for Relief of the Destitute Poor (Ireland).—By Sir W. Somerville, from Inhabitants of Killineer and Tullyuscar, for Alteration of the Poor Law (Ireland).—By Mr. Kemble, from Bermondsey, for an Efficient Poor Law (Ireland).—By Mr. Henley, from Buckingham, and Mr. Farnham, from Nottingham, for Repeal or Alteration of the Poor Removal Act.