HL Deb 23 July 1838 vol 44 c483

Bills. Read a first time:—Loan Societies (Ireland); Public Records; Land Tax Redemption; Fines and Recognizances (Ireland); Court of Chancery (Ireland); and Fisheries (Ireland).—Read a third time:—County Treasurers (Ireland); and South Australian Act Amendment.

Petitions presented. By the Marquess of WESTMINSTER, from Beer Sellers of the Metropolis, against the Sale of Beer Act Amendment Bill.—By the Duke of NEWCASTLE, from a place in Hertfordshire, against a Grant to Maynooth.—By the Bishop of HEREFORD, from Clergy of Hereford, against Hindoo Idolatry; and from Thomas Dacre, Clerk, against parts of the Tithe Commutation Act.—By the Earl of RIPON, from a parish in the county of Northumberland, from the Wesleyan Methodists of King's Mead, Bristol, of Old Market-street, Bristol, of Hotwells-road, Bristol, of Portland-place, Bristol, of Bedminster, and of various other places, against the encouragement of Idolatry in India; and from a parish in Surrey, in support of the Established Church in Canada.—By Viscount MELBOURNE, several, for the extinction of Negro Slavery; and two against any further Grant for Church Endowments in Scotland.