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, 4 die Decembris; 2° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
MR. Christy reports from the Committee to whom the Bill to enable Thomas Sheafe to sell some Lands for Payment of Debts, and making Provision for his Wife, according to an Agreement, was committed, That they had agreed to the Bill, without any Amendment.
Mr. Fenwick reports from the Committee to whom the Bill for settling the Charity given by Robert Aske, Esquire, deceased, to the Company of Haberdashers of London, was committed, That the Committee had agreed upon an Amendment to be made in the Bill: Which they had directed him to report to the House: And which he read in his Place, with the Coherence; and afterwards, delivered in at the Clerk's Table: Where the same was read; and, upon the Question put thereupon, agreed unto by the House.
York Buildings Water Company.
Chamber's, &c. Nat.
Sir Robert Cotton reports from the Committee to whom the ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act for Naturalizing of Francis de la Chambre, and others, was committed, That they had agreed upon several Amendments to be made to the Bill: Which they had directed him to report to the House: And which he read in his Place, with the Coherence; and afterwards, delivered in at the Table: Where the same were read; and are as followeth; viz.
Line 13, after "Mastreitch," add "Godfrey Roosen," Son of Hubert Roosen and Mary his Wife, born in Emmerick, in the Dukedom of Cleve, in the Dominion of the Elector of Brandenburgh; Charles Coke, Gentleman, Son of Captain Gilbert Coke and Elizabeth his Wife, born at Zutphen in Gelderland."
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act for the better enabling Jane Bray, Widow, Relict and sole Executrix of the last Will of Reignald Bray, Esquire, deceased, and others, to the speedier raising of the Portions already appointed for her Daughters, by the said Reignald Bray, be read a Second time To-morrow Morning.
T. Williams' Estate.
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act for the raising Money out of the Estate of Thomas Williams, Esquire, deceased, by letting Leases, and otherwise, for the more speedy Payment of his Debts, be read a Second time To-morrow Morning.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Sir Math. Andrewes, Mr. Ryder, Sir Jonath. Jennings, Sir John Guise, Major Vincent, Sir Peter Colliton, Sir Tho. Darcy, Mr. Kenyon, Sir Sam. Bernardiston, Mr. Birdett, Lord Norres, Mr. Bowyer, Serjeant Trenchard, Mr. Willmot, Mr. Christie, Mr. Goldwell, Mr. Brewer, Sir Rob. Cotton, Mr. Ryder, Mr. Fenwick, Mr. Arnold, Sir Rob. Rich, Mr. Price, Mr. Willmott, Mr. Piggot, Mr. Biddolph, Sir Jerv. Elwes, Mr. Attorney General, Mr. Dyott, Mr. Burrard, Sir Rob. Davers, Mr. England, Lord Cornbury, Sir Roger Puleston, Sir Tho. Mompesson: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Four of the Clock in the Speaker's Chamber: And are impowered to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Annulling Campbell's Marriage.
Supply Bills; East India Goods.
Wine Duties, &c.
Mr. Attorney General, according to Order, presented to the House Two Bills for granting to their Majesties certain new Impositions; viz. the one a Bill for granting certain new Impositions upon all East India Goods and Merchandize, and other Goods and Merchandize, to their Majesties: The other a Bill for continuing certain Impositions upon Wine, Vinegar, and Tobacco.
Leave of Absence.
Attainting Persons in Rebellion.
Accordingly, the House resolved itself into a Committee
of the whole House.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Solicitor General took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Solicitor General reported from the said Committee, That they had made some Progress in the Bill: And had directed him to move the House, That they might have Leave to sit again.