Thursday, July 4, 1839.
MINUTES.] Bills. Read a first time:—Town Councils.— Read a second time:—Indemnity; Glass Duties; Lower Canada Governments Turnpike Acts Continuance.— Read a third time:—Joint Tenants Voting; Borough Courts.
Petitions presented. By Messrs. Bainbridge, Stanley, and Leader, from a number of places, for a Uniform Penny Postage.—By Mr. Leader, from Bridgewater, for Vote by Ballot.—By Mr. Sergeant Talfourd, from one place, in favour of the Copyright Bill.—By Sir R. Ferguson, from Derry, and Drogheda, for allowing Presbyterian Soldiers to attend their own places of Worship.—By Mr. W. Duncombe, from several places, for a Harbour of Refuge at Redcar.—By Mr. E. Roche, from Cork, for Justice to Ireland.—By Lord Stanley, from one place, against the Small Debts Bill.