§ Bills. Read a second time; the Interpleader and Arbitration. Read a first time; to Consolidate the Tenancy of Lands (Ireland) Acts.
§ petitions presented. By Earl GROSVENOR, from the Protestant Dissenters of Machynlleth for the Abolition of Slavery. By the Bishop of LONDON, from the Parish of St. Mary, paddington, praying that a Clause might be introduced into the Retail Beer Amendment Bill, to prevent the Retail Beer Shops from keeping open on the Sabbath.