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House Of Commons

Volume 49: debated on Monday 29 July 1839

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Monday, July 29, 1839.

MINUTES.] Bills. Read a second time:—Slave Trade Treaties.—Read a third time:—Postage Duties; Public Works (Ireland).

Petitions presented. By Lord G. Somerset, from Minchinhampton, against the Poor-law Amendment Act.—By Mr. Wallace, from a place in Ayrshire, against the system of Church Patronage.—By Mr. Barnard, from Greenwich, against the New Poor-law.—By Mr. Sanford, from the Silk Throwsters of Somersetshire, against the Factories Bill.—By Mr. Hawes, from some place, against the Abuses in Lunatic Asylums.