HL Deb 26 April 1847 vol 91 c1316

Sat first.—The Earl of Yarborough, after the Death of his Father.

PUBLIC BILLS.—1a Bankruptcy Law Amendment.

2a Army Service.

Reported—Customs Duties.

3a and passed:—Vexatious Actions, Protection against.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. From Guardians of the Wood-bridge Union, in favour of the Rating of Tenements.—From Wrentham, in favour of the proposed Government Plan of Education; and from Dissenters of Glossop and several other places, against the same.—From Wexford, against affording Out-door Relief to the Destitute Poor of Ireland.—From Cappermore, against the Poor Relief (Ireland) Bill.—From Shepton Mallet and several other places, for the Repeal of the present Law of Settlement, and for a National Rate for the Relief of the Poor.—By Lord Brougham, from Donagh, for the Adoption of a Measure to secure to the Improving Tenant in Ireland a Sufficient Permanency of Tenure.