HL Deb 21 June 1844 vol 75 c1171

BILLS. Public.— 1a. District Courts and Prisons Establishment; Parishes (Scotland); Court of Chancery (County Palatine of Lancaster); Charitable Trusts in England and Wales.

Reported.—Brothels, etc. Suppression; Law of Libel Act Amendment.

Private. — 1a. London and South Western Railway; Wells Harbour and Quay; Duke of Hamilton and Brandon' Estate.

2a. Edinburgh and Glasgow Railway; Garnkirk, Glasgow, and Coatbridge Railway; Brighton, Lewes, and Hastings Railway.

Reported.—South Eastern Railway; Sir J. .J. R. Mackenzie's (Scatwell) Estate; Mackenzie's (Seaforth) Estate; Manchester Stipendiary Magistrates; Manchester Bonding; Lakenheath Drainage; Canterbury Pavement.

3a. and passed:—Brighton and Chichester Railway; South Devon Railway; British Iron Company; Manchester Police.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. From Wighill, and a great number of other places, for Protection to Agriculture.—From Aberdeen, and 3 other places, for Legalizing Marriages solemnized by Presbyterian and Dissenting Ministers in Ireland.—From Attornies and Solicitors of Birmingham, against the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Laws Amendment Bin.—From Edinburgh, for Extending the provisions of the Brothels, etc. Suppression Bill to Scotland.— From Weems, for Improving the Condition of Schoolmasters in Scotland. — From Southampton, for the adoption of a Measure for the better Recovery of Small Debts.— From Rochford, and County of Rutland, against the Union of St. Asaph and Bangor.—From Canterbury, and 2 other places, against the Dissenters Chapels Bill.— From Bath, against the Abolition of Church Rates.

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