HC Deb 14 May 1847 vol 92 c821

PUBLIC BILLS.—2° British American Land Company; Van Diemen's Land Company.

Reported.—Turnpike Roads (Ireland); Lunatic Asylums (Ireland).

3° and passed:—Towns Improvement Clauses.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Barkly, from Proprietors, Planters, Merchants, and others, interested in the Colony of British Guiana, respecting Drainage.—By Mr. Heathcoat, from the Tiverton Temperance Society, against the Use of Grain in Breweries and Distilleries By Lord Rendlesham, from Kirton (Suffolk), in favour of the Rating of Tenements (No. 2) Bill.—By Mr. E. Denison and other hon. Members, from several places, in favour of the Agricultural Tenant-Right Bill By Mr. Macaulay, from John Quail, M.D., a Member of the Royal College of Surgeons in London, for Settlement of the Claims of the British Auxiliaries (Portugal).—By several hon. Members, from a great many places, for Regulating the Qualification of Chemists and Druggists.—By Mr. Spooner, from Birmingham, for Consideration of the Currency.— By Mr. Bagot, from several places, against, and by Mr. Brown, from Catholics of Little Crosby, for Alteration of, the proposed Plan of Education.—By Mr. Barclay and other hon. Members, from several places, in favour of the Health of Towns Bill.—By Mr. E. Ellice, from Managers of the Burgh of Kilmeny, and from the Provost, Magistrates, and Council of the City of St. Andrews, in favour of the Heritable Securities for Debt (Scotland); Burgage Tenure (Scotland); Transference of Land (Scotland); Service of Heirs (Scotland); and Crown Charters (Scotland) Bills.—By several hon. Members, from a great many places, in favour of the Medical Registration and Medical Law Amendment Bill.—By Sir J. Hanmer and other hon. Members, from numerous places, against the Repeal of the Navigation Laws By Sir B. Hall, from Officers connected with the Administration of the Poor Laws in England and Wales, for a Superannuation Fund.—By Mr. P. Scrope, from Owners of Pauper Houses in the Borough of Cork, for Alteration of the Poor Relief (Ireland) Bill.—By Mr. H. Drummond, from Noblemen, Justices of the Peace, and Commissioners of Supply, of the County of Perth, for Exempting Scotland from the Railways Bill 3y Mr. E. Ellice, from Members of the Kirk Session of Anstruther Wester, against the Registering Births, &c. (Scotland); and the Marriage (Scotland) Bills.—By Lord Rendlesham, from Kirton (Suffolk), for Alteration of the Law of Settlement.