Votes and Proceedings (Commons) > public petitions, and
This index term is related to the following paragraphs within Erskine May:
Irregularities in petitions
Presentation of petitions
"In both Houses, it is the duty of Members to read petitions which are sent to them before they are presented and, if they observe any irregularity, to return them to the petitioners."
Paragraph 24.13, in Part 3, Chapter 24
* denotes reference is in the footnotes for the paragraph.