Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 10, 1688-1693. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Veneris, 10 die Martii; 5° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
Answer to Address.
MR. Speaker reported to the House, That he did Yesterday present their Address to his Majesty, touching the State of the Kingdom of Ireland: And that his Majesty was graciously pleased to give this Answer; viz.
Supply Bill; Poll Tax.
Mr. Hungerford reported from the Committee to whom the ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act to enable Abell Atwood to sell some Lands, to pay Debts, and make Provision for younger Children, was committed, That they had examined and considered the same; and that the Parties concerned had consented thereunto; and that the Committee had directed him to report the said Bill to the House, without any Amendments: And he delivered the same in at the Table.
Ordered, That a Message be sent to the Lords, to put them in mind of the ingrossed Bill, intituled, An Act for transferring the Collection of the Duty of Aulnage to the Custom-house, and for giving the Crown a Recompence for the same.
Mr. Arnold reported from the Committee to whom the Consideration of the Petition of the poor Prisoners in the King's Bench was referred, That they had examined and considered the same; and directed him to report specially, to the House the Number of the poor Prisoners in the said Prison for Debt; viz.
|To Cooling, when Marshal, was||735|
|When Glover was Marshal, was||747|
|When Cook and Ellis were Marshals, was||888|
|When Phillpott was Marshal, was||1,027|
|When Briggs was Marshal, was||340|
Indemnity for acting in Defence of the Kingdom.
An ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act for preventing Suits against such as acted for their Majesties Service in Defence of the Kingdom, was, according to the Order of the Day, read the Third time.
Duchy of Cornwall Leasing.
Mr. Scobell reported to the House, That he having, according to their Order, been with the Lords, to desire a Conference upon the Subject Matter of the Amendments made by the Lords to the ingrossed Bill, intituled, An Act to enable their Majesties to make Grants, Leases, and Copies of Offices, Lands, and Hereditaments, Parcel of their Duchy of Cornwall, or annexed to the same, and for Confirmation of Leases and Grants already made, the Lords do agree to a Conference immediately in the Painted Chamber.
Sir Joseph Tredenham reported from the said Conference, That the Managers had attended the same; and had given the Lords the Reasons for disagreeing to the Amendments made by their Lordships to the said Bill; and had left the Bill and Amendments with the Lords.