HC Deb 15 May 1849 vol 105 c494

Public Bills.—Reported.—Grand Jury Cess (Ireland).

3o Grants of Land (New South wales).

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Kershaw, from Stockport, for an Extension of the Suffrage.—By Mr. Sharman Crawford, from London and its Vicinity, for the Adoption of Universal Suffrage.—By Mr. G. Thompson, from Reading, for the Affirmation Bill; and from Biddings, Derbyshire, for the Clergy Relief Bill—By Sir John Duckworth, from Exeter, against the Ecclesiastical Commission Bill.—By Mr. Gladstone, from Brechin, against, and by Mr. Stuart Wortley, from Garveston, Norfolk, in favour of, the Marriages Bill—By Mr. Mon-sell, from the Guardians of the Limerick Union, for facilitating Emigration.—By Mr. Frewen, from Cuckfield, Sussex, for Repeal of the Duty on Malt and Hops.—By Mr. Collins, from Leamington and Warwick, for Repeal of the Duties on Paper,&c.—By Sir Robert Price, from Hereford, for Reduction of the Public Expenditure.—By Sir Henry Halford, from a great Number of Places in the County of Leicester, for Agricultural Relief.—By Mr. Alexander Matheson, from Nairn, against the Lunatics (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Smyth, from the Keighley Union, for a Superannuation Fund for Poor Law Officers.—By Mr. Alderman Humphery, from Southwark, for the Suppression of Promiscuous Intercourse.—By Mr. Alexander Hastie, from Taunton, for the Abolition of the Punishment of Death.—By Colonel Ferguson, from Kinglassie, against the Registering Births, &c. (Scotland) Bill, and Marriage (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Heyworth, from St. Ives, Huntingdonshire, for an Alteration of the Sale of Beer Aet.—By Mr. Pryse Pryse, from Cardigan, and by other hon. Members, for referring International Disputes to Arbitration.