HC Deb 27 July 1848 vol 100 c902

PUBLIC HILLS.—1° London (city) Small Debts; Clerks of the Peace (Dublin); Smoke Prohibition; Registering Births, &c. (Scotland); Insolvent Debtors Court; Fisheries (Ireland); Loan Societies; Highway Hates; Proclamations on Fines, Court of Common Pleas.

5° and passed:—Payment of Debts out of Real Estate; Salmon Breed Preservation; Ecclesiastical Unions and Divisions of Parishes (Ireland).

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Clements, from the Grand Jury of Leitrim, for an Alteration of the Election and Polling Places (Ireland) Bill.—By Mr. Wakley, from Inhabitants of Barrhead, Scotland, for the Adoption of Universal Suffrage.—By Mr. Brotherton, from the Villages of Elvaston, Thulston Amberston, and Boulton, for a Better Observance of the Lord's Day—By Mr. pattison, from Members of the Board of Congregational Ministers, residing in and about London, for the Withdrawal of the Reginm Donum Grant.—By Sir R. Bulkeley, from Members of an Independent Order of Odd Fellows, for an Extension of the Benefit Societies Act.—By Mr. Muntz, from Edmund Tauntun, a Foreign Merchant, for an Alteration of the Currency Act.—By Mr. Wakley, from the Finsbury portion of the National Charter Association, complaining of the Treatment of Fussell, and Others, while in Prison; also from several Tradesmen of the Metropolis, for Closing the Westminster Court of Requests, as regards the Recovery of Debts under Twenty Pounds.—By Mr. Forster, from Guardians of the Berwick-upon-Tweed Union, for an Alteration of the Poor Law Union Charges Bill.—By Mr. Farnham, from the Leicester Chamber of Commerce, for an Alteration of the Law of Rating and Settlement.