Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 11, 1693-1697. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1803.
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Veneris, 16 die Martii;
A Member discharged from Custody.
A. Turner's Estate.
An ingrossed Bill, from the Lords, intituled, An Act to enable the Trustees of Alice Turner Widow, and her Children, to make Sale of certain Houses and Ground in or near Lincoln's-Inn-Fields, in the County of Middlesex, during the Minority of the younger Children, was read the Third time.
Supply Bill; Duties on Salt, &c.
Sir Thomas Littleton, according to the Order of the Day, reported from the Committee of the whole House, to whom the Bill for granting to their Majesties certain, Rates and Duties upon Salt, and upon Beer, Ale, and other Liquors, for securing certain Recompences and Advantages, in the said Bill mentioned, to such Persons as shall voluntarily advance the Sum of Ten hundred thousand Pounds, towards carrying on the War against France, was committed, That they had considered the same, and the Petitions to them referred; and had made severa Amendments, and added several Clauses to the Bill; which they had directed him to report to the House; and which he read in his Place; and afterwards delivered in at the Clerk's Table: Where the same were once read thoughout.
An Exception being taken, That several long Clauses were brought in to the said Committee; and also several Clauses brought in, in the same Paper, as if the same was one Clause; and admitted by the said Committee, and directed to be reported to the House;
Ordered, That Sir Chr. Musgrave, Mr. Mountague, Sir Tho. Clarges, Sir Edward Seymour, Mr. Harley, Mr. Foley, do prepare, and bring in, an Entry, upon the Debate of the House, to be made in the Journal relating thereunto.
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Sir John Manwaring: