HC Deb 26 June 1848 vol 99 c1168

PUBLIC BILLS.—2a Constabulary Force (Ireland).

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Cobden, from George Sturt of St. Albans, for Including that Place in the Schedule of the Borough Elections (No. 2) Bill By Mr. Brotherton, from an Immense Number of Places, for an Extension of the Elective Franchise.—By Sir Edward Buxton, from the Town of Leigh, in the County of Essex, and several other Places, for Better Observance of the Lord's Day.—By Mr. W. Lockhart, from the Association of the West India Merchants and Planters of the City of Glasgow, for an Adequate Protection of the Sugar Trade.—By the Earl of Lincoln, from several Operative Bakers of Falkirk, and its Neighbourhood, for Inquiry respecting their Grievances.—By Sir Montague Cholmeley, and other Hon. Members, from several Lodges of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, in favour of an Extension of the Benefit Societies Act.—By Mr. Beckett, from Leeds, for an Amendment of the Benefit Building Societies Act—From several of the Protestant Inhabitants of the Parish of Abbeyleix, Queen's County, for Encouragement to Schools in Connexion with the Church Education Society (Ireland).—By Colonel Mure, from the Commissioners of Supply of Renfrewshire, against the Lunatic Asylums (Scotland) Bill.