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House of Lords Journal Volume 17: 8 March 1705

Pages 693-694

Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 17, 1701-1705. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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Die Jovis, 8 Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Epus. Petriburg. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Dux Bolton.
Comes Lindsey; Magnus Camerarius.
Comes Northampton.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Nottingham.
Comes Plimouth.
Comes Portland.
Comes Torrington.
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Orford.
Viscount Townshend.
Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Wharton.
Ds. Paget.
Ds. Grey W.
Ds. Lovelace.
Ds. Mohun.
Ds. Colepeper.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Ossulstone.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Halifax.
Ds. Gernsey.

PRAYERS.

Militia Bill.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for raising the Militia for the Year One Thousand Seven Hundred and Five, although the Month's Pay formerly advanced be not re-paid."

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House, presently.

Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put into a Committee thereupon.

After some Time, the House was resumed.

And the Earl of Stamford reported, "That the Committee had gone through the said Bill; and think it sit to pass, with One Amendment."

Which was read Twice, and agreed to.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for raising the Militia for the Year One Thousand Seven Hundred and Five, although the Month's Pay formerly advanced be not re-paid."

The Question was put, "Whether this Bill, with the Amendment, shall pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with an Amendment to it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir Richard Holford and Mr. Pitt:

To return the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence to their Lordships Amendment made thereunto.

Mutiny Bill.

The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put into a Committee again, to proceed farther on the Bill, intituled, "An Act for punishing Mutiny and Desertion, and false Musters; and for the better Payment of the Army and Quarters."

After some Time, the House was resumed.

And the Lord Halifax reported, "That the Committee had made some Progress in the Bill; and desire another Time may be appointed, for the House to be in a Committee again."

ORDERED, That To-morrow, at Eleven a Clock, this House shall again be put into a Committee upon the said Bill.

Adjourn.

Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum, continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Veneris, nonum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.