Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 11, 1693-1697. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1803.
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Jovis, 12 die Decembris;
Wye and Lugg Navigation.
Dr. Haley thanked.
Ordered, That the Thanks of this House be given to Doctor Haley, for the Sermon by him preached before this House, Yesterday, at St. Margaret's, Westminster: And that he be desired to print the same: And that Mr. Norris do acquaint him therewith.
Dr. Williams thanked.
Ordered, That the Thanks of this House be given to Doctor Williams, for the Sermon by him preached before this House, Yesterday, at St. Margaret's, Westminster: And that he be desired to print the same: And that Sir Robert Cotton do acquaint him therewith.
Resolved, That this House will, To-morrow Morning at Ten a Clock, resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider further of the Supply to be granted to his Majesty, for carrying on the War against France.
Address on the State of the Coin.
And it is referred to Mr. Chancellor of Exchequer, Mr. Ja. Mountague, Lord Ashley, Mr. Elwill, Mr. Smith, Lord Ranelagh, Sir Gerv. Elwes, Mr. Secretary Trumball, Mr. Clark, Mr. Heveningham, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Baldwyn, Mr. Cartwright, Lord Coningsby, Mr. Pierpoint, Mr. Foley, Colonel Granville, Mr. Molesworth, Sir Godfry Copley, Sir Wm. Forester, Mr. Harley, Mr. Papillon, Mr. Attorney-General, Sir Rob. Cotton, Mr. Lowther, Sir Fra. Winington; or any Five of them: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Five a Clock, in the Speaker's Chambers.
And it is referred to Mr. Chancellor of Exchequer, Mr. Solicitor-General, Mr. Molesworth, Mr. Lownds, Mr. Attorney-General, Mr. Neale, Sir Gerv. Elwes, Sir Wm. Forester, Mr. Bagnold, Mr. Gardner, Mr. Foley, Mr. Colt, Mr. Smith, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Whittacre, Sir Tho. Littleton, Colonel Granvill, Sir Robert Cotton, Mr. Lowther, Mr. Clark, Mr. Norris, Serjeant Bond, Mr. Cooper, Mr. Cary, Mr. Elwill, Sir Wm. Cooper, Mr. Harley, Sir Ra. Delavall: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chambers.
Tryals for Treason.
The House, according to the Order of the Day, resolved itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider of the Bill for Regulating of Tryals in Cases of High Treason, and Misprision of Treason.
State of the Nation.
Colonel Granville reported from the Committee, That they were informed, That several Members attended at the Door, to come in to be sworn; and had directed him to move, That they may have Leave to sit again.