Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 10, 1688-1693. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Jovis, 15 die Augusti; 1 Gulielmi et Mariæ.
MR. Christy reports from the Committee to whom the ingrossed Bill, sent down from the Lords, intituled, An Act for explaining Part of an Act made in the First Year of King James the First, concerning tanned Leather, was referred; That they had thought fit to make several Amendments to the same: Which he read in his Place, with the Coherence: And afterwards, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Where the same were read the First time throughout; and afterwards a Second time, one by one; and, upon the Question severally put thereupon, agreed unto by the House: And are as followeth;
"Provided always, That nothing in this, or any other Act, shall extend to give any Power to the Master and Wardens of the Company of Curriers to visit, search or seize any Leather, Hide, or Skin, but such only as shall be curried or dressed within the City of London, or Three Miles thereof, by some Members of their own Company, nor in any other Place but in the open Market, or in the Shops, Houses, or Warehouses of such Curriers."
Supply Bill; Dutch Expedition.
Mr. Speaker, We are commanded by the Lords to acquaint this House, That they have passed the Bill for appropriating certain Duties for paying the States General of the United Provinces their Charges for his Majesty's Expedition into this Kingdom, and for other Uses, without any Amendments.
Securing Government against Papists.
Mr. Hawles reports from the Committee to whom the Bill for securing the Government against Papists, and other disaffected Persons, was referred; That they had agreed upon several Amendments to be made to the same: Which he read in his Place, with the Coherence: And afterwards, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Where the same was read over the First time throughout; and afterwards a Second time, one by one; and, upon the Question severally put thereupon, agreed unto by the House.
|Tellers for the Yeas,||Mr. Bickerstaffe,||47.|
|Tellers for the Noes,||Sir Hen. Ashurst,||48.|
Ordered, That the Committee, appointed to examine the Cases of the Prisoners in the Tower, Newgate, and the Gatchouse, be revived; and do sit this Afternoon at Four of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And that Sir Rob. Rich, Mr. Arnold, Sir Tho. Mompesson, Sir Fra. Drake, Mr. Buscowen, Mr. Blake, Mr. May, Sir Walter Moyle, Sir Walter Young, Mr. Hawles, Colonel Mildmay, Mr. Reynell, Sir Robert Clayton, Mr. Whitehead, Major Vincent, Sir Hen. Ashurst, Sir Wm. Ashurst, Sir Wm. Cooper, Sir John Trevor, be added to the said Committee.