Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 11, 1693-1697. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1803.
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Mercurii, 2 die Januarii;
Registry of Deeds, &c.
Apothecaries exempt from Parish Offices.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Sir John Bolles, Sir Gervas Elwes, Sir John Banks, Mr. Smith, Doctor Barbon, Mr. Stonehouse, Mr. Christie, Mr. Hutchinson, Mr. Brewer, Mr. White, Sir Fra. Blake, Mr. Lutterel, Sir Ra. Dutton, Sir Wm. Ellis, Mr. Gwyn, Sir John Manwaring, Sir Wm. Cooper, Sir Jos. Tredenham, Sir Tho. Roberts, Mr. Slater, Lord Coningsby, Mr. Frewen, Sir Tho. Roberts, Mr. Speak, Mr. Taylor, Mr. How, Mr. Thornhaugh, Mr. Hawtry, Mr. Neale, Sir John Fagg, Mr. Stokes, Mr. Clark, Sir John Kay, Sir Fra. Massam, Mr. Waller, Mr. Chase, Mr. Price, Mr. Hungerford, Sir Michael Wharton, Mr. Bale, Mr. Blofeild, Sir Robert Eden, Mr. Ward, Mr. Fuller, Sir John Moreton, Mr. Arnold, Mr. England, Mr. Cook, Mr. Lowther, Mr. Tempest, Mr. Fleming, Mr. Try, Mr. Pendarvis, Mr. Tredenham: And they are meet To-morrow at Four a Clock, in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chambers.
Duties on Paper, &c.
Resolved, That this House will, upon Friday Morning next, at Eleven a Clock, resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider of the Act, made the last Session, for granting to their Majesties several Duties upon Vellum, Parchment, and Paper, for Four Years, for carrying on the War against France.
Resolved, That the said Committee do also take into Consideration the Act, made the last Session, for laying several Duties upon the Tonage of Ships, as it relates to the Isle of Wight, and Town and County of Southampton, and the Town of Portsmouth.
Encouragement of Privateers.
Ways and Means.
A Motion being made, and the Question being put, That this House will, To-morrow Morning at Eleven a Clock, resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider further of Ways and Means for raising the Supply to be granted to his Majesty, for carrying on the War against France with Vigour;
|Tellers for the Yeas,||
Sir Fra. Blake:
|Tellers for the Noes,||
Sir John Bolles,
Sir Edward Hussey
Supply Bill; Land Tax.
The House, according to the Order of the Day, resolved itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider of the Bill for granting an Aid of Four Shillings in the Pound, for One Year, for carrying on the War against France with Vigour.