Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 10, 1688-1693. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunæ, 6 die Martii; 5° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
SIR William Cooper reported from the Committee to whom the ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act for the vesting a Messuage and Lands in Trustees, to be sold for Payment of the Debts of Abraham Hinde, deceased, was committed, That they had examined and considered the Bill; and had directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendments: And he delivered the Bill in at the Clerk's Table.
An ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act for the Sale of Lands by Sir Robert Smith, and settling other Lands, of a greater Value, to the same Uses, in lieu thereof, was read the Third time.
Ordered, That Mr. Hungerford do carry the Bill to the Lords; and acquaint them, that this House hath agreed to the same, with some Amendments: To which Amendments this House desires their Lordships Concurrence.
An ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act for settling and confirming the Manors and Lands in Hameldon in the County of Rutland, as they are now enjoyed, and have been for divers Years last past, pursuant to an Agreement for Inclosing and Exchanging of Lands there, was read the Third time.
Ordered, That Mr. Hungerford do carry the Bill to the Lords; and acquaint them, That this House hath agreed to the same, with some Amendments: To which Amendments this House desires their Lordships Concurrence.
Privilege-Petition from a Person in custody.
A Petition of Robert Davis, Deputy Marshal to Francis Robinson, Esquire, Provost Marshal General, in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, was read; whereby he acknowledged his Offence, and begged Pardon for the same; and prayed to be discharged out of Custody.
|Tellers for the Yeas,||Mr. Shackerly,||30.|
|Sir John Knight:|
|Tellers for the Noes,||Mr. Waller,||72.|
|Sir S. Bernadiston:|
Prohibiting Trade with France.
And an Amendment was proposed to be made in the Bill, by leaving out the last Proviso, That Privateers, bound into the Mediterranean, &c. may take in Merchandize here in England, not exceeding a Moiety of the Tonage of such Ship, paying the Duties as Merchants do.
Another Amendment was proposed to be made in the Bill: Press 9. L. 2d, before "Goods," to insert "* * ." And the same was, upon the Question put thereupon, agreed unto by the House; and the Bill amended at the Table accordingly.
Then an ingrossed Clause was offered as a Rider, That, if any Commissioner of the Prizes or Customs shall detain the Shares belonging to any Person interested in any Privateer, longer than Two Days after the Time limited by the Act, they shall forfeit double the Sum so detained.
The Lords have agreed to the Amendments made by this House to the Bill, intituled, An Act to enable Roger Price, Esquire, to sell some Part of his Estate, for Payment of Portions to the Daughters of John Price, Esquire, deceased:
And also to the Amendments made by this House to the Bill, intituled, An Act for the Sale of such Interest as Tho. Bromhall, an Infant, hath in the Office of the Warden of the Fleet, and in Thirteen Houses adjoining, and in an Office of the Custody and Keeping of the Palace at Westminster, for the more effectual Payment of Debts:
Bishop of London's Estate.
And also to the Amendments made by this House to the Bill, intituled, An Act for exchanging of several small Parcells of Land, in the Parish and Manor of Fulham, belonging to the Bishoprick of London, and Part of the Bishoprick of London, for other Lands of the like Value, to Charles Earl of Monmouth, and his Heirs.
Supply Bill; Charging Joint Stocks. &c.
Resolved, That this House will, To-morrow Morning at Eleven a Clock, resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider of the Bill for laying several Impositions upon the East India Company's Stock, and other Stocks; and for continuing certain Impositions upon several Goods and Merchandize.
Fines and Recoveries in Glamorganshire.
And the ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act to set aside Amendments and Alterations made in the Records and Writs of a Fine, and Two Recoveries, in the Grand Sessions held for the County of Glamorgan, was read the Second time.
|Tellers for the Yeas,||Mr. Herbert,||81.|
|Tellers for the Noes,||Mr. Harcourt,||107.|