§ Bill. Read a second time:—Bankruptcy (Ireland); Stafford Witnesses' Indemnity.
§ Petitions presented. By Earls HOWE, FALMOUTH, and Lord WHARNCLIFFE, from various Places,—praying for the Alteration of the Ecclesiastical Courts' Consolidating Bill. —By Lord STAMFORD, from Tonbridge Wells, for the Repeal of the Stamp Duties on Newspapers.—By viscount DUNCANNON, from Kilkenny, for Reform in Municipal Corporations in Ireland.—By Lord HOLLAND, from the Dissenters of Ystradgimlais, for a Redress of Grievances.