HC Deb 28 June 1848 vol 99 c1289

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Dr. Bowring, Colonel Thompson, and other Hon. Members, from a great Number of Places, in favour of an Extension of the Elective Franchise.—By Mr. William Brown, from Churchtown, Lancashire, and other Places, for a Better Observance of the Lord's Day.—By Mr. Home Drummond, from the Parish of Killean, Argyleshire, and by other Hon. Members, from several Places, in favour of the Places of Worship Sites (Scotland) Bill.—From John Forster Elmslie, of No. 47, Moorgate Street, London, respecting the Great Eastern and Western Railway Bill (l845).—From R. D. Kane, for Amendment of the Lands' Clauses Consolidation Act (1845).—By Mr. Napier, from Fellows of the King and Queen's College of Physicians in Ireland, for Regulating the Medical Profession in Ireland.—From Guardians of the Poor of the Evesham Union, Worcester, for Alteration of the Law respecting Mendicants.—By Mr. Baines, from Kingston-upon-Hull, against the Merchant Seamen's Fund.—By Mr. Herries, from Glasgow, against a Repeal of the Navigation Laws.—By Viscount Morpeth, from the Commissioners of the Woods and Forests, for the Production of certain Papers in the Case of the Queen v. Hallett—By Mr. Home Drummond, from the Presbytery of Meigle (Scotland), against the Registering Births, &c. (Scotland) Bill (1847); and Marriage (Scotland) Bill (1847).—By Mr. Henry Drummond, from the Members of the Farnham Mechanics' Institution, for Alteration of the Scientific Societies Bill.—By Mr. Barnard, from Justices of the Peace of the County of Kent, for an Alteration of the Dealers in Spirits Bill.