Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 12, 1697-1699. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1803.
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Sabbati, 11 die Decembris;
Weights and Measures.
Disbanding the Forces.
Mr. Conyers, according to Order, reported, from the Committee of the whole House, to whom the Consideration of his Majesty's Speech was referred, the Resolution of the said Committee; 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 was read; and is as followeth; viz.
Resolved, That it is the Opinion of this Committee, That all the Land-Forces of this Kingdom, that have been raised since the Nine-and-twentieth of September One thousand Six hundred and Eighty, shall be paid and disbanded.
|Tellers for the Yeas,||
Sir Henry Colt,
|Tellers for the Noes,||
Resolved, That the House doth agree with the Committee in the said Resolution, That all the Land-Forces of this Kingdom, that have been raised since the 29th of September 1680, shall be paid and disbanded.