Martis, 20 die Novembris;
6° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
RESOLVED, That this House will, upon Saturday
Morning next, at Ten a Clock, resolve itself into a
a Committee of the whole House, to consider of the
several Laws relating to the Poor; and for preparing of
Heads for a Bill for the better Relief of the Poor, and for
setting them on Work.
Call of the House.
The Order of the Day, for calling over the House,
Ordered, That the Call of the House be adjourned
until Monday Morning next, Ten a Clock.
Free Proceedings in Parliament.
A Bill touching free and impartial Proceedings in Parliament was presented to the House, and received; and
read the First time.
Resolved, That the Bill be read a Second time
To-morrow Sevennight, at Ten a Clock.
Monies paid to the Fleet, &c.
Ordered, That the Commissioners for taking and
stating the publick Accounts do forthwith lay before
this House a short Account of what Monies have been
paid, since January last, to the Fleet, to the Army, to
the Allies, and for Forage.
The House, according to Order, took into Consideration the Motion on Monday was Sevennight, touching the
Borough of Stockbridge:
Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do issue his Warrant to the
Clerk of the Crown, to make out a new Writ, for electing
a Burgess to serve in this present Parliament for the
Borough of Stockbridge in the County of Southampton, in
the room of Richard Whitehead Esquire, deceased.
Duties on Paper, &c.
Resolved, That this House will, upon Tuesday Morning next, at Ten a Clock, resolve itself into a Committee
of the whole House, to consider of the Act, made the
last Session, intituled, An Act for granting to their
Majesties several Duties upon Vellum, Parchment, and
Paper, for Four Years, towards carrying on the War
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight a Clock.