§ PUBLIC BILLS. — 3a. and passed. Burghs (Scotland).
§ PETITIONS PRESENTED. By the Duke of Cambridge, and several other noble Lords, from several places, against the Charitable Trusts Bill. — From Poor Law Officers of Tewkesbury Union, praying that Provision may be made for the Superannuation of all Poor Law Officers.—By the Earl of Ripon, from Bradford, and several other places, for the Better Observance of, and for the Prevention of the Sale of Intoxicating Liquors on, the Sabbath.—From Ardudwy, and several other places, against the proposed Union of St. Asaph and Bangor, but in favour of the Appointment of a Bishop to the See of Manchester.—By the Bishop of St. David's, from Mayor, Aldermen, Burgesses, and Inhabitants of Carmarthen, that Means 218 may be provided for Extending Education to the Poorer Classes in Wales.—By the Earl of Devon, from Mayor, Aldermen, and Burgesses of Exeter, praying that Means may be adopted for the Employment and Reformation of Discharged Prisoners.