§ BILLS. Public.—1°. Slave Trade (Brazil); Municipal Districts, &c. (Ireland).
§ 2°. Turnpike Acts Continuance; Loan Societies; Highway Rates; Militia Ballots Suspension; Valuation (Ireland); Unlawful Oaths (Ireland); Fisheries (Ireland); Ecclesiastical Patronage (Ireland); Turnpike Roads (Ireland); Bonded Corn; Bail in Error.
§ Reported.—Lunatic Asylums and Pauper Lunatics; Masters and Workmen; Borough and Watch Rates; Joint Stock Companies; Art Unions (No. 2).
§ Private.—2°. White's Charity Estate; Ellison's Estate.
§ Reported.—Brighton, Lewes, and Hastings Railway (Hastings, Rye, and Ashford Extension); Yoker Road (No. 2); Shrewsbury and Holyhead Road; Heaviside's Divorce.
§ 3°. and passed: — Monmouth and Hereford Railway; South Eastern Railway (Tunbridge to Tunbridge Wells); South Wales Railway.
§ PETITIONS PRESENTED. By Mr. Plumptre, from Clergy and other Inhabitants of Herne Bay, for a more decided Support of the Church of England.—By Mr. Plumptre, from several places, for Better Observance of the Lord's Day.—By Mr. Plumptre, from a great number of places-against the Grant to Maynooth College.—By Mr. Hawes, from. A. J. A. Hoffstaedt, a Prisoner in the Queen's Prison, for substituting Affirmations in lieu of Oaths.—By Mr. C. Bruce, and Mr. Pringle, from Presbytery of Moray, against Universities (Scotland) Bill.—By Sir T. Wilde, from Attorneys and Solicitors, practising in England, Wales, and Ireland, for Repeal of Stamp Duty on Attorneys' Certificates.—By Mr. Masterman, from Members of the Religious Society of Friends, against Charitable Trusts Bill.—From Thomas Bradfield, Westminster, for Repeal of Sixth Session of the Coal Trade (Port of London) Act.—By Mr. J. H. Vivian, from Inhabitants of Cwm Neath, for Establishment of County Courts.—By Mr. Hume, from Charles Henry Russell, against the Games and Wagers Bill.—By Mr. Ellice, from Coventry, for adopting Sanatory Regulations (Health of Towns).—By Sir J. Y. Buller, from Justices of the Peae of the County of Devon, against Justices' Clerks and Clerks of the Peace Bill.—By Sir J. Y. Buller, and Mr. Plumptre, from several places, for Alteration of Physic and Surgery Bill.—By Mr. Plumptre, and Lord Worsley, from several places, in favour of Physic and Surgery Bill.—By Mr. Ellice, and Mr. Hume, from Glasgow and Montrose, for Alteration of Poor Law Amendment (Scotland) Bill.—By Mr. Rutherfurd, from Heritors of the Parish of North Leith, for Postponement of Poor Law Amendment (Scotland) Bill.—By Lord Worsley, from Members of the Temperance Society, Barrow, Lincoln, for Diminishing the Number of Public Houses.—By Mr. C. Hope, from Trustees and Creditors on the great Turnpike Road betwixt Edinburgh and Glasgow by Bathgate and Airdrie, in favour of Turnpike Roads (Scotland) Bill.
§ The Speaker
took the Chair at twelve o'clock; but only formal business was transacted till five o'clock.