HC Deb 08 June 1849 vol 105 c1283

NEW MEMBER SWORN.—Samuel Dickson, Esq., for Limerick County.

PUBLIC BILLS.—1o Stock in Trade; Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction; Loan Societies.

2o Joint Stock Companies Act (1848) Amendment; Chapels of Ease (Ireland); County Cess (Ireland).

Reported.—Marriage (Scotland); Life Policies of Assurance; Highways (Annual Returns).


PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Sandars, from Wakefield, for Repeal of the Septennial Act.—By Mr. Cobden, from the City of London, for Universal Suffrage, &c.—By Mr. Trelawny, from Lanreath, for the Clergy Relief Bill.—By Mr. John Williams, from Aberystwyth, respecting the Welsh Language in the Established Church (Wales).—By Mr. Haggitt, from Ardeley, Herts, against the Alienation of Tithes.—By Mr. Adderley, from Leek, Staffordshire, for Repeal of the Duty on Attorneys' Certificates.—By Sir H. Davie, from Haddington, for Reduction of the Public Expenditure, and for Postponement of the Police of Towns (Scotland) Bill—By Mr. Plumptre, from Walmer, and other Places in Kent, for Agricultural Relief,—By Mr. Heywood, from Wray with Botton, and Roeburndale, for an Alteration of the Charitable Trusts Bill.—By Mr. Miles, from Street and Butleigh, Somersetshire, for an Alteration of the Conditions on which Grants for Education are dispensed—By Mr. Wyld, from John Snook, 35, Drury Lane, for Inquiry respecting his Invention of a Boat to assist in Rescuing Sir J. Franklin.—By Lord R. Grosvenor, from Clerkenwell, Middlesex, against the Friendly Societies Bill.—By Mr. Fergus, from the Royal Burghs of Scotland, for an Alteration of the Municipal Corporations (Scotland) Act.—By Mr. Alexander Hastie, from Glasgow, for Reform of the Parochial Schools (Scotland), and against the Registering Births, &c. (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Masterman, from Blackfriars, London, respecting Assessment to the Poor Law,—By Mr. Henry Drummond, from the Wandsworth Union, for a Superannuation Fund for Poor Law Officers.—By the Earl of Lincoln, from Lanark, against, and by Mr. Gibson Craig, from Edinburgh, for an Alteration of, the Public Health (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Cowan, from Edinburgh, for Inquiry respecting the Roads and Bridges of Scotland.—By Mr. Henry Berkeley, from Bristol, for an Alteration of the Sale of Seer Act.—By Mr. Bass, from Derby, for an Alteration of the Small Debts Act.—By Mr. Alderman Humphery, from Southwark, against, and by Sir Charles Douglas, from Finsbury, in favour of, the Removal of Smithfield Market.—From Salisbury, for referring International Disputes to Arbitration.