Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 11, 1693-1697. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1803.
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Lunæ, 23 die Decembris ;
AN ingrossed Bill, from the Lords, intituled, An Act to enable Sir Thomas Parkins Baronet to sell certain Messuages, Lands, and Hereditaments, in Huby and Easingwould, in the County of York; and settling other Lands and Hereditaments, of greater Value, in lieu thereof; was read a Second time.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Mr. Thornhagh, Sir William Ashurst, Sir Eliab Harvey, Sir Wm Scawen, Mr. Staines, Mr. Brotherton, Mr. Mountague, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Lowther, Mr. Elwill, Mr. Foley, Sir John Bolles, Mr. Serjeant Bond, Sir John Fagg, Sir William York, Mr. Slater, Sir John Kay, Mr. Whitacre, Mr. Burdet, Mr. Peirpoint, Mr. Morgan, Sir Matth. Andrews, Sir Rowl. Gwyn, Mr. Frewen; and all the Members that serve for the Counties of York, Leicester, Nottingham, and Lincolne: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Four a Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Encouragement of Privateers.
Call of the House.
Answer to Address.
Mr. Secretary Trumball acquainted the House, That their Address having been presented to his Majesty, That he would please to procure, that all Commodities and Provisions that shall be transported from England, for the Use of the Forces in his Majesty's Pay abroad, may be exempted from any Duty of Excise throughout the Spanish and United Netherlands, that his Majesty was pleased to give this Answer, That what was desired by the said Address, had been done, in a good measure, for several Years; and that he would see what can be further done in it.
Ordered, That the said Committee have Power to receive a Clause of Loan for such as will advance Money on Credit of the Exchequer, in general, transferrable to such Fund, or Funds, as shall be settled by Parliament, towards making good the Deficiency of the clipped Money.
Recompence for clipped Money.
Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer reported from the said Committee, That they had gone through the Bill, and had made several Amendments; which they had directed him to report, when the House will please to receive the same.
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Sir John Bolles,
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