§ NEW MEMBERS SWORN.—Sir David Dundas, for Sutherlandshirei Lord Guernsey, for Warwick County (Southern Division).
§ PUBLIC BILLS.—1o Small Debt Courts (Scotland): Mines and Collieries; Bankrupt Law Consolidation; Railways Abandonment; Australian Colonies; Benefices in Plurality; Turnpike Roads (Ireland); Assaults (Ireland); Palace Court (Westminster),
§ 2o Collection of Rates (Dublin) j Newgate Gaol (Dublin); Loan Societies; Sites for Schools.
§ 3o Parliamentary Oaths; Silver Coinage; County Cess (Ireland); Sheep Stealers (Ireland).
§ PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Napier, from Islington, against the Parliamentary Oaths Bill.—By Mr. Pryse Pryse, from Adpar, Cardiganshire, for the Adoption of Vote by Ballot.—By Mr. Westhead, from York, for the Clergy Relief Bill.—By Mr. Fuller, from Cuckfield, against the Marriages Bill.—By Mr. Fox Maule, from Members of the General Assembly of the Free Church of Scotland, for the Abolition of Tests in Universities (Scotland), and for Discouragement to Intemperance (Scotland).—By Mr. Reynolds, from Dublin, against the Collection of Hates (Dublin) Bill—By Mr. Wilson Patten, from Manchester, for Repeal of the Duty on Paper.—By Sir T. Birch, from Liverpool, for a Reduction of the Public Expenditure.—By Lord John Russell, from the Mauritius Association in London, for an Alteration of the Sugar Act of 1848; and from the Boot and Shoe Makers of the City of London, for the Establishment of Boards of Trade, and Home Colonies.—By Mr. J. B. Smith, from Dunfermline, against the Lunatics (Scotland) Bill.—By Sir Joshua Walrasley, from London, for the Abolition of the Palace Court (Westminster).—By Sir John M'Taggart, from Wigtown, against, and by Mr. Cowan, from Edinburgh, for an Alteration of, the Public Health (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Smollett, from Old Kilpatrick, against the Registering Births, &C. (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Loch, from Kirkwall, for an Alteration of the Law respecting Spirit Licenses (Scotland).—By Mr. Cobden, from a Number of Places, for deciding International Disputes by Arbitration.