HC Deb 14 July 1848 vol 100 c481

NEW MEMBER SWORN.—For Great Yarmouth, Charles Edward Rumbold, Esq.

PUBLIC BILLS.—1° Payment of Debts out of Real Estate; Cruelty to Animals Prevention.

2° Public Works (Ireland), (No. 2); Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction; Spirits (Dealers in); British Spirits Warehousing.

Reported,—Administration of Criminal Justice; West India Islands Relief; Naval Medical Supplemental Fund Society; Corn Markets (Ireland); Places of Worship Sites (Scotland); Highways.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Captain Berkeley, from Gloucester, for an Alteration of the Law respecting the Clergy of the Church of England.—By Mr. Brotherton, from Farnworth, and Kersley, Lancashire, for a Better Observance of the Lord's Day.—By Sir Edward Buxton, from Bethnal Green, and several other Places, for an Alteration of the Law respecting Sunday Trading.—From several Clergymen of the Deanery of Hoxne, in the Diocese of Norwich, respecting the Tithes Commutation Act.—By Mr. Cardwell, from Merchants, and Others, of Liverpool, for Exemption of Sugars in Transit from the Proposed Alteration in the Duties.—By Sir De Lacy Evans, from Inhabitants of the City of Westminster, and several other Places, for Inquiry into the Bakers' Grievances.—By Mr. Hume, from the Royal Burgh of Dysart, for the Restoration of Magistrates to that Borough.—By Mr. Bouverie, from Kilmarnock, against the Lunatic Asylums (Scotland) Bill.—By Captain Pechell, from several Surgeons, and Others, in favour of Reform in the Medical Profession.—By Mr. Hawes, from the Citizens of Montreal, Canada, against a Repeal of the Navigation Laws.—By Mr. Law Hodges, from the Board of Guardians of the Dudley Union, respecting Free Emigration.—By Mr. Ogle, from several Officers employed in the Hexham Union, Northumberland, in favour of a Superannuation Fund for Poor Law Officers.—By Mr. Gooch, from the Town of Bungay, Suffolk, for an Alteration of the Law respecting Promiscuous Intercourse.—By Mr. Bouverie, from Members of the Free Presbytery of Paisley, against the Proposed Alteration of the Registering Births, &c. (Scotland) Act.—By Mr. Forbes, from Members of the Milngavie Mechanics' Institution, against the Scientific Societies Bill.—By Mr. Frewen, from the Parishes of Hollington and Crowhurst, Sussex, to take the State of the Turnpike Trusts into Consideration.