HL Deb 15 June 1841 vol 58 c1503

Bills. Read a first time:—Marriage Act Amendment; Election Petitions Trials; Militia Pay; Appropriation.—Read a second time:—Metropolis Improvements Expenses; Bribery at Elections.

Petitions presented. By Lord Rolle, the Duke of Rutland, Lord Willoughby D'Eresby, Lord Beaumont, the Marquess of Salisbury, and Lord Beauchamp, from Devon, Leicester, Lincoln, Yorkshire, Essex, Worcester, and several other places, against Alteration of the Corn-laws.— By Lord Brougham, and Earl Fitzwilliam, from Devon-port, and St. Asaph's, for the Jews' Declaration Bill.—By Lord Whamcliffe, from the Guardians of a Union in Yorkshire, for an Alteration of the Poor-law; from a place in the same county, in favour of the Inland Bonding Warehouses; and from Sheffield, and its neighbourhood, for an Alteration of the Marriage Law.