HL Deb 21 August 1848 vol 101 cc307-8

PUBLIC BILLS.—1a Metropolitan Commissioners of sewers; Labouring Poor (Ireland); Corrupt Practices at Elections.

2a London (City) Small Debts; Out Pensioners; Stock in Trade Exemption.

Reported.—Farmers' Estate Society (Ireland); Tithe Rent Charge, &c. (No. 2) (Ireland); Steam Navigation; Turnpike Acts Continuance; Assessionable Manors Commissioners (Duchies of Cornwall and Lancaster); Militia Pay; Poor Law Union District Schools.

3a and passed:—Registers of Sasines (Scotland); Court of Justiciary (Scotland); Money Order Department (Post Office); Insolvent Debtors Court.

PETITIONS PRESENTED. From the Trustees, Creditors, and Others, interested in the St. Leonard's, Seddlescomb, and several other Turnpike Trusts, complaining of the State of Turnpike Trusts throughout England and Wales. —From the Counties of Cork and Waterford, against the Fisheries (Ireland) Bill.—From Charles Miller, M. A., Clerk, praying for Inquiry into the Nature of the Revenues of the Christian Church.—From the Waterford Sanitary Association, for the Adoption of Measures to provide for the Prevention of the Indian Cholera in Ireland.—From Clergymen of the Church of England, against the Charity Trust Regulation Bill.—From the Parish of Frome Selwood, in the County of Somerset, for the Repeal of the Poor Removal Act.