Jovis, 5 die Januarii; 4° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
Land Tax Commissioners.
SEVERAL of the Members, according to the Order
of the Day, delivered in at the Table several Lists
of Names of Commissioners, to be inserted into the Bill
for granting to their Majesties an Aid of Four Shillings
in the Pound for One Year.
Ordered, That the said Lists be referred, and that the
Residue of the Lists be presented, to the Committee of
the whole House, to whom the said Bill is committed.
Supply Bill; Land Tax.
Then the House, according to the Order of the Day,
resolved itself into a Committee of the whole House, to
consider further of the said Bill.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Attorney General took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Attorney General reported from the said Committee, That they had made a further Progress in the
Bill to them Committed; and had directed him to move,
That they may have Leave to sit again.
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 said Bill; and
nothing to intervene.
Ordered, That the said Committee do prepare and add
a Clause to the said Bill, for transferring to, and placing
upon, the Credit of the said Bill, the Sum of Seven
hundred and Fifty thousand Pounds, borrowed upon the
Credit of the Act for a Quarterly Poll.
Advice to the King.
Ordered, That the Report from the Committee of the
whole House, to whom it was referred to consider of that
Part of his Majesty's Speech, whereby his Majesty desired
the Advice of this House, be made upon Wednesday Morning next, at Ten a Clock; and nothing to intervene.
East Grimstead Writ.
Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do issue his Warrant to the
Clerk of the Crown, to make out a new Writ for the
electing a Burgess to serve in this present Parliament for
the Borough of East Grimstead in the County of Sussex,
in the room of Thomas Sackvile, Esquire, deceased.
Resolved, That this House will, upon Tuesday Morning next, at Eleven a Clock, resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider of the Bill for
transferring the Collection of the Duty of Aulnage to the
Custom-house, and giving a Recompence to the Crown
for the same.
Ordered, That all Committees be adjourned.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight a Clock.