HC Deb 11 August 1848 vol 101 c83

PUBLIC BILLS.—1° Controverted Elections; Labouring Poor (Ireland).

2° Militia Pay: Sheep, &c., Importation Prohibition; Sheep, Sheep, Contagious Disorders Prevention; Out Pensioners.

Reported.—Turnpike Acts Continuance; Money Order Department (Post Office); Metropolitan Commissions of Sewers; Poor Removal (No. 2); Boroughs Incorporation.

3° and passed:—Court of Justiciary (Scotland): Criminal Law Administration Amendment; Registers of Sasines, &c. (Scotland); Fisheries (Ireland).

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Newdegate, from the Electors of Derby, for the Issue of a Writ for that Borough.—By Mr. Forster, from the Mayor, Aldermen, and Burgesses of the Borough of Berwick-upon-Tweed, in favour of the Marriage (Scotland) Bill.—By Sir J. Y. Butler, against the Copper and Lead Duties Bill.—By Mr. Clay, from the Committee of the Hull Guardian Society for the Protection of Trade, for an Alteration of the Law respecting County Courts.—By Viscount Morpeth, from the Township of High and Low Bishopside, Yorkshire, in favour of the Poor Law Union Charges Bill—By Mr. Spooner, from the Guardians of the Aston Union, Warwickshire, for Repeal of the Poor Removal Act.—By Dr. Bowring, from Members of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, of the Bolton District, against the Provident Associations Fraud Prevention Bill.—By Mr. Frewen, from the Parish of Salehurst, Sussex, to take the State of the Turnpike Trusts into Consideration.