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, 15 die Januarii;
Leave of Absence.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed, upon the Debate of the House, to Sir Chr. Musgrave, Sir Jerv. Elwes, Mr. Price, Colonel Perry, Mr. Hutchinson, Mr. Cook, Mr. Slater, Mr. Blofeild, Mr. Serjeant Wogan, Mr. Thornhaugh, Mr. Bowyer, Mr. Lassells, Mr. Harcourt, Mr. Bromley, Mr. Lloyd, Sir Eliab Harvey, Sir William York, Mr. Beddingfeild, Mr. Arnold, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Walt. Young, Colonel Goldwell, Mr. Christy, Sir Fra. Guibon, Sir Fra. Drake, Mr. Travers, Mr. Clark, Sir Robert Clayton, Mr. Piggott, Mr. Fuller, Mr. Waller, Mr. How, Mr. Hedger, Mr. Gilbert, Sir Cha. Raleigh, Sir Rich. Hart, Mr. Boscawen, Sir Jos. Tredenham, Mr. Shackerley, Mr. Hawtry, Sir Geo. Willoughby, Mr. Wilmot, Mr. Biddulph, Mr. Serjeant Blincoe, Mr. Holt, Mr. Hungerford, Mr. Herbert; and all the Members that are of the Long Robe: And they are to meet To-morrow at Four a Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Merchants Insurers Creditors.
Ordered, That Sir Bobert Clayton, Mr. Clark, Mr. Pollen, Mr. Ryder, Sir Chr. Musgrave, Sir John Knight, be added to the Committee, to whom the Bill to enable divers Merchants Insurers, that have sustained many Losses by the present War with France, the better to satisfy their several Creditors, is committed.
Registering Fishermen for the Navy.
Call of the House.
Ordered, That the Call of the House be adjourned until Monday Morning next, Ten a Clock: And that such Members, who have not Leave to be absent, as shall not then attend their Service in this House, be sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms.
New East-India Company.
The Order of the Day, for the House to resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider further of the Petition of several Merchants, and others, in and about the City of London, relating to the East-India Trade; and for erecting a new East-India Company; was read.
Resolved, That this House will, upon Friday Morning next, after the said Report is over, resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider further of the Petition of several Merchants, and others, in and about the City of London, relating to the East-India Trade; and for erecting a new East-India Company.
Conference with Lords.
Mr. Harley reported, That the Managers had, at the Conference, acquainted the Lords, That the Papers, desired by their Lordships to be transmitted, having been received, upon the humble Address of this House to his Majesty, from Mr. Bridgman, one of the Clerks of the Privy-Council, by a Schedule, That this House had ordered the said Papers to be re-delivered to the said Mr. Bridgman.