HC Deb 21 May 1849 vol 105 cc758-9

NEW WRIT.—For Sutherlandshire, v. Sir David Dundas, Judge Advocate.

PUBLIC Billis.—2o Charitable Trusts.

Reported.—Society for the Prosecution of Felons (Distribution of Funds); Incumbered Estates (Ireland); Passengers.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Viscount Ossulston, from Clergy residing in the Deaneries of Norham, Bamburgh, and Rothbury, against, and by Mr. Sharman Crawford, from Mawley, Salop, for an Alteration of, the Parliamentary Oaths Bill,—By Sir Henry Davie, from North Berwick, for an Extension of the Suffrage, against the Marriage (Scotland) Bill, and for Repeal of the Game Laws.—By Mr. Ewart, from Cample, Dumfries-shire, for the Adoption of Universal Suffrage.—By Sir G. Philips, from Poole, Dorset, for the Clergy Relief Bill—By Mr. Col-vile, from Etwall, Derbyshire, against the Marriages Bill; and from Ashbourn, against Endowment of the Roman Catholic Clergy, and for Encouragement to Schools in Connexion with the Church Education Society for Ireland—By Mr. Stanton, from the Guardians of the Stroud Union, for the County Rates and Expenditure Bill.—By Mr. G. Cavendish, from Bakewell, Derbyshire, for Repeal of the Duty on Malt.—By General Lygon, from a Meeting held in the County of Worcester, for Agricultural Re-lief.—By Mr. Slaney, from London, for the Establishment of Boards of Trade.—By Viscount Mahon, from Hertford, for an Alteration of the Cruelty to Animals Bill.—By Mr. Eliott Lockhart, from Selkirk, against the Lunatics (Scotland) Bill.—By the Chancellor of the Exchequer, from Halifax, for Reform in the Medical Profession; also respecting Poor Law Medical Relief.—By Mr. F. O'Connor, from Colliers of Northumberland and Durham, respecting Accidents in Mines.—By Captain Dawson, from Monaghan, against the Renewal of the Monaghan and Lurgan Road Act.—By Mr. Grantley Berkeley, from Stow in the Wold, Gloucestershire, for a Superannuation Fund for Poor Law Officers; from Proprietors of Fisheries and Fishermen in the River Severn, for an Alteration of the Law respecting Salmon Fisheries; and from Newnham, for the Suppression of the Slave Trade.—By Mr. James Mitheson, from Rosskeen, Ross-shire, against the Registering Births, &c. (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Alexander Hastie, from Glasgow, for the Abolition of Tests for Schoolmasters (Scotland).—By Mr. Kershaw, from Stockport, and by other hon. Members, for referring International Disputes to Arbitration.