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4. 1794

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Journals of the House of Lords.

Which being ended, the House was resumed.
The Lord Treasurer acquainted the House, from Her
Parliament: Majesty, “That, in Confideration of the many Services

And the Earl of Sunderland reported,
“ done by the Lord Dursley, Son of the Earl of Berke-

Conference
“ That they

reported.
“ had attended the Conference; which was managed by
ley, Her Majesty is pleased to call him to this House,
“ by Writ.”

“ Mr. Bromley, Mr. St. John and others.”

Lord Durbey summoned to

Introduced :

II. C. for a
Frie Confes
rence on the

rence,

terous Correla

warr.

His Writ of
Summons.

And his Lordship reported what was ofiered, by the
Then, James Berkeley de Berkeley, Chevalier, was in- Commons at the Conference.
troduced, in his Robes, between the Lord Wharton and
the Lord Halifax; the Lord Great Chamberlain, the

Then, a Message was sent to the House of Commons, Mellage to
Deputy Gentleman Uther of the Black Rod, and Garter by Sic Richard Holford and Mr. Pitt:
King at Arms, preceding.

To desire a present Free Conference, in the Painted Subject.
He delivered his Writ to the Lord Keeper on his Chamber, upon the Subject matter, of the last Confe-
Knee; which was afterwards read by the Clerk at the
Table.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, Message from

thence, for a Then his Lordship was seated on the Barons Bench, by the Lord William Powlett and others:

Conference on

the Bill, to in his Father's Barony, next below tlie Lord La

To desire a Conference with this House, upon the prevent Trai-
Subject-matter of the Amendment made by their Lord-

pondence.
ships to the Bill, intituled, " An Act to prevent all
The Writ follows ; (videlicet,)

“ traiterous Correspondence with Her Majesty's Ene

« mies."
“ ANNA, Dei Gratia, Angl. Scotia, Francie, et Hi-

To which the House agreed.
b’nia Regina, Fidei Defensor, &c. Prædilecto et Fi-
“ deli Noftro Jacobo Berkeley de Berkeley, Chevalier, Salu-
“ tem. Cum Parliamentum Nostrum, pro arduis et ur-

gentibus Negotiis, Nos, Statum et Defensionem Regni And the Messengers, being called in, were told ; Answer.
“Noftri Angl. et Ecclesiæ Anglicana concernen. apud

“ That the Lords agree to a Conference, as desired ;
“ Civitatem Nostram Westm. nunc congregat. existit; vo " and appoint it at Three a Clock this Afternoon, in

" the Painted Chamber."
“ bis, sub Fide et Ligeantia quibus Nobis tenemini, fir-
“miter injungendo mandamus, quod, consideratis dictorum

Negotiorum Arduitate et Periculis incumbentibus, ces The Commons being come to the Conference, the
“ fante Excusatione quacunque, ad dictum Parliamentum House named the Lords following to be Mana-
“ Noftrum perfonaliter interfitis, Nobiscum, ac cum Præ gers thereof; (videlicet,)
“ latis, Magnatibus, et Proceribus, super dictis Negotiis
“ tractatur. vestrumque Consilium impensur. Et hoc ficut

Dux Devonshire.
« Nos et Honorem Nostrum, ac Salvationem et Defen- Comes Rivers.

Ds. Bergevenny. “ fionem Regni et Ecclesiæ præd. Expeditionemque dic. Comes Stamford.

Ds. Wharton. “torum Negotiorum diligitis, nullatenus omittatis. Comes Sunderland.

Ds. Cornwallis.

Ds. Herbert. “ Teste Meipsa, apud Westm. Quinto Die Martii, Comes Orford.

Ds. Halifax. “ Anno Regni Nostri Tertio.

• WRIGHTE."

Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the Lords went to the Conference.

reported.

Then his Lordship came to the Table, and took the

Which being ended, the House was resumed.
Oaths, and made and subscribed the Declaration, and
also took and subscribed the Oath of Abjuration, pur-
suant to the Statutes.

And the Earl of Stamford reported what was offered, Conference

by the Commons, at the Conference, for their disagreeMessage from

ing to their Lordships Amendment made to the said A Message was brought from the House of Commons, Bill. Conterence, by Mr. Aislaby and others : concerning the Proceedings about the To defire 'a Conférence with this House, upon the Then it was proposed, “ To agree with the Commons, nisbury Men. Subject-matter of the last Conference.

“ in not insisting on the said Amendment.”

H. C. for a

To which the House agreed.

After Debate;

Then the Messengers were called in; and told, “That " the Lords agree to a Conference, as desired ; and ap

point it prelently, in the Painted Chamber.”

The Question was put,

" Whether this House shall “ agree with the House of Commons, in leaving “ out the Word [“ Lead"] ?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

The Commons being come to the Conference, the
Managers Names of the last Conference were read.

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

To acquaint them, that the Lords do not inlift on Amendment their Amen Ament made to the Bill, intituled, “ An Act

H. C. that the Lords do not inlitt on their

Whereupon, the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the Lords went to the Conference.

to the Bill.

is to prevent all traiterous Correspondence with Her DIE Jovis, go Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes

fuerunt:

Answer froin thence, about a Free Cone ference.

The Messengers sent to the House of Commons

to desire a Free Conference return Answer:

That the Commons will consider of the Message, Epus. Petriburg. and send an Answer by Messengers of their own.

Ds. Paget.

Committee to

Then it was proposed, “ To make some Application to prepare an Address for

" the Queen, that Her Majesty will be pleased to grant
Warrants for “ Warrants, for Writs of Error to John Paty and John
Writs of Ers Oviat, who had peticioned Her Majesty for the same.”.
Ailsbury Men,
and to lay a
State of ihe After Debate}
Cate with re.
gard to them
before the
Queen,

The Question was put, “ Whether a Committee
" shall be appointed, to draw up the State of the

Proceedings, in relation to the Five Ailesourý
“ Men, (videlicet,) Daniel Horne, Henry Bass,

John Paton Junior, John Paty, and your Oviat; and an humble Address to Her Ma“ jesty, to grant Warrants for Writs of Error

to the said John Paty and John. Oviat, who “ had pctitioned Her Majesty for the same?”.

Ds. Custos Magni
Sigilli.

Ds. Bergevenny.

Ds. Wharton.
Dux Bolton
Comes Lindsey, Ds. Grey W

Magnus Camera. Ds. Lovelace.
rius.

Ds. Mohun.. Comes Northampton. Ds. Cornwallis.

Ds. Colepeper. Comes Stamford.

Ds. Osjulstone. Comes Sunderland.

Ds. Guilford.
Comes Anglesey

Ds. Halifax,
Comes Nottingham.

Ds. Gernsey.
Comes Plimouth.
Comes Portland.
Comes Torrington,
Comes Scarbrough.
Comes Orford.
Viscount Townskend.

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Amerded per Oid. Jó instant. Mar. tii.

Lords Coinmittees appointed to draw uý the State of Hodie 2a vice- Testa est Billa, intituled, “ An Act for Militia Bill,

what Proceedings (* have been in this House, or at raising the Militia for the Year One Thousand Seven
Conferences with the House of Commons,] in re “ Hundred and Five, although the Month's Pay for-
lation to the Five Ailestury Men, (videlicet,) Daniel « merly advanced be not re-paid.”.
Horne, Henry Bass, John Paton Junior, John Paty,
and John Oviat; and an humble Address, to be
presented to Her Majesty,“ That She will be pleased

ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Com.
a to grant the Petitions of Two of the Ailesbury mittee of the whole House, presently.
“ Men, (videlicet,) John Paty and John Oviat, and
" to grant them Her Majesty's Warrant for autho Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and
“rizing the Cursitor to make their Writs of Er- put into a Committee thereupon.
“ ror as is usual in such Cafes ;” and report to the
House ; (videlicet,)

After lome Time, the House was resumed.
Dux Devonshire. Epus. Sarum.
Dux Somerset.

Ds. Ferrers.

And the Earl of Stamford reported, “. That the Com-
Dux Bolton.

Ds. Wharton

? miteçe had gone through the said Bill; and think it Comes Rivers.

Ds. Poulett.

“ fit to pass, with One Amendment.'
Comes Stamford.

Ds. Mobun.
Comes Sunderland:

Ds. Olulstone.

Which was read Twice, and agreed to.
Comes Torrington.

Ds. Herbert.
Comes Bradford.

Ds. Halifax.
Viscount Towns-

Ds. Hervey.

Hodie za vice le&ta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Act for bend.

“ raising the Militia for the Year One Thousand Seven

“ Hundred and Five, although the Month's Pay for-
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet

“ merly advanced be not re-paid.'
presently, in the Prince's Lodgings near the
House of Peers ; and to adjourn as they

The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill, with
please.

" the Amendment, shall pass ?”

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens
Parliamentum continuandum effe usque ad er in diem
Jovis, octavum diem instantis Martii, hora duodecima, A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Message to

H. C. with an
Dominis sic decernentibus.

Sir Richard Holford and Mr. Pitt:

. Adjourn.

Amendment

to it.

These Words within Crotchets are interlined in the Original:

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

The House was adjournéd during Pleasure, and put Mutiny Bille ] into a Committee again, to proceed farther on the Bill,

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Arch. Cantuar.

A Message from the House of Commons, by Sir Meffage from I bomas Hanmer and others, to this Effect; (videlicet,) noves com “ I am commanded, by the Commons, to acquaint the Proceed

ference, ab, uc your Lord'hips, That when your Lordships fent, inge con: “ Yesterday in the Afternoon, after Three a Clock, to

cerning the

Aillbury « desire a Frec Conference upon the Subject matter of Men. “ the latt Conference, the House was just a rising: But “ the House will meet your Lordships, at a Free Con“ ference, as your Lordships have desired, at such Time

as your Lordships Thall appoint ; the Time appointed « Yesterday by your Lordships being now part."

Epus. Roffen.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Lich. & Cov.
Epus. Cicestr.
Epus. Ajaph.

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Then the Commons were called in; and told, “That " the Lords appoint the Free Conference, at Two a “ Clock this Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber."

Ds. Custos Magni
Sigilli.

Ds. Bergevenny. Conies Pembroke, Ds. Berkeley Ber. Præfes.

Ds. Ferrers. Dux Bucks, C. P. S. Ds. Wharton.

Ds. Howard Ef. Dux Richmond.

Ds. Chandos. Dux Bolton.

Ds. Howard Esc. Dux Bedford.

Ds. Byron. Dux Marlborough.

Ds. Vaughan. Comes Kent, Came. Ds. Colepeper. rarius.

Ds. Rockinghan. Comes Derby.

Ds. Berkeley Str.

Ds. Cornwallis.
Comes Northampion.
Coines Manchester.

Ds. Olulstone.

Ds. Dartmouth. Comes Stamford. Comes Winchilfea.

Ds. Guilford. Comes Carnarvon.

Ds. Cholinondeley.

Ds. Weston.
Comes Thanet.

Ds. Herbert.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Feversham.

Ds. Halifax.

Ds. Granville.
Comes Berkeley.
Comes Rochester.

Ds. Gernsey.
Comes Abingdon.

Ds. Hervey.
Comes Torrington.
Comes Bradford.
Comes Orford.
Comes Jersey.

H. C. to return the Bili

A Message was brought from the House of Com- Meliage from mons, by Sir Mathew Dudley and others: To acquaint this House, that they have agreed to

for continuing

Adts, &c. their Lordships Amendments made to the Bill, intituled, “ An Act for making perpetual an A&t for the more

easy Recovery of small Tithes; and also an Act for “ the more easy obtaining Partition of Lands in Co“ parcenary, Joint Tenancy, and Tenancy in Com“ mon; and also for making perpetual and amending “ several Acts relating to the Return of Jurors.”

The Commons being come to the Free Conference, Free Canthe Managers Names were read.

ference, concerning the Ailibury

Men. Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the Lords went to the Free Conference.

PRAYERS.

Subsidy Bill.

Which being ended, the House was resumed.

ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Bill, intituled, “ An

At for granting to Her Majesty a further Subsidy on Wines and Merchandizes imported,” shall be read a Second Time on Monday next, at Twelve a Clock.

And the Earl of Sunderland reported, (That the " Lords had been at the Free Conterence; which was “ managed, on the Part of the Cominons, by Mr. Bromley, Sir Thomas Powys, Sir Humphry Mackworth, Sir

John Hewles, Mr. Pooley, Mr. Commins, Mr. Brewer, 66 and Mr. Ward." 6

Then,

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Ds. Pager.

Lords insist

I E Sabbati, 10° Martii.
Then, it being proposed, “ To insist on the Resolu-

DI
on their Re- « tions of this House of the Seven and Twentieth of
folutions con-
cerning the February last :"
Proceedings

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
with regard

fuerunt:
to them.
1. The First of those Resolutions was read.

Ds. Cuftos Magni
Arch. Cantuar.

Sigilli.

Ds. Berkeley Bers The Question was put, “ Whether this House " shall insist on this Resolution ?”

Epus. London.

Dux Bucks, C. P.S. Ds. Ferrers.
Epus. Sarum.

Dux Devonshire, Se. Ds. W barton.
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Epus. Petriburg. nescallus.
Epus. Cicestr.

Ds. Howard Ef
Dux Richmond.
Epus. Ajaph.

Ds. Grey W.

Dux Bolton. 2. Then the Second Resolution was read.

Ds. Lovelace.
Dux Marlborough.

Ds. Poulet.
The Question was put,
" Whether this House

Comes Kent, Came- Ds. Mobun.
« shall infift on this Resolution ?"

rarius.

Ds. Vauy kan. It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Comes Derby.

Ds. Colepeper. Coines Northampton.

Ds. Rockingbain. Comes Westmorland.

Ds. Berkeley Str. 3. Then the Third Resolution was read.

Comes Manchester.

Ds. Cornwallis. Comes Rivers.

Ds. Ojborne. The Question was put, “ Whether this House

Comes Stamford,

Ds. Dartmouth. « Ihall insist on this Resolution ?”

Comes iVinchilsea.

Ds. Guilford. It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Comes Carnarvon.

Ds. Cholmondeley.
Comes Tbanet.

Ds. Herbert.
Comes Sunderland.

Ds. Halifax. 4. Then the Fourth Resolution was read.

Comes Anglesey.

Ds. Granville.
Comes Berkeley.

Ds. Gernsey.
The Question was put,
" Whether this House

Comes Nottingham.

Ds. Hervey: “ fhall insist on this Resolution ?”

Comes Torringion.

Comes Scarbrough.
It was Resolved in the Affirinative.

Comes Bradford.

Comes Albemarle. 5. Then the Fifth Resolution was read.

Comes Orford.

Comes Jersey.
The Question was put,“ Whether this House

Viscount Townshend.
shall insist on this Resolution ?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

PRAYERS.
6. Then the Sixth Resolution was read.

Upon reading the Petition of Benjamin Edwards, Edwards & al. The Question was put, “ Whether this House William Fowle, and Josiah Frances; praying to be re- Petiedon sca “ shall insist on this Resolution ?"

commended to Her Majesty, for their Services and It was Resolved in the Affirmative.'

Charges :

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament afembled, That the said Petition shall be,

and is hereby, rejected. Adjourn.

Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens
Parliamentum continuandum elle usque ad et in diem

ORDERED, by the Lords. Spiritual and Temporal in Words added
Sabbati, decimum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima

Parliament afsembled, That theie Words be added to to the Com.

mitce jtha Aurora, Dominis fic decernentibus,

the Committee appointed on the Seventh Instant; Intant.
(videlicet,) “ What Proceedings have been in this House,
“ or at Conferences with the House of Commons."

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The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put Abufes of into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, " An Act for Collectors, remedying Abules of Collectors of several Public

vent, Bill. “ Taxes; and for the issuing out of Process (in Cafe “ of Deficiencies upon the Land Tax for the Year « One Thousand Seven Hundred and Five) only against « such Places where the Deficiencies shall happen; and s for relieving the Division of Kejteven, in the County of Lincoln, against the Deficiency charged thereupon

for the Year One Thoutand Six Hundred “ Ninety-eight; and for examining the Accomprs of " the Receivers and Collectors of the County of Devon and City of Exon.

After some Time, the House was resumed.

66 That
And the Earl of Stamford reported,
“ the Committee had gone through the said Bill;

" and

* and think it fit to pass, with some Amend

Comes Rocbeter.
ós
ments.”

Comes Abingdon.

Comes Portland.
Which were read Twice, and agreed to

Comes Torrington.
Comes Scarbrough.

Comes Bradford.
Hodie ze vice lefta eft Billa, intituled, “ An Aa for

Comes Jersey.
or
remedying Abuses of Collectors of several Public

Viscount Townsperiod.
« Taxes; and for the issuing out of Process (in Case
“ of Deficiencies upon the Land Tax for the Year

One Thousand Seven Hundred and Five) only against
“ such Places where the Deficiencies shall happen ; PRAYERS
“ and for relieving the Division of Kesteven, in the
County of Lincoln, against the Deficiency charged
" thereupon for the Year One Thousand Six Hundred Whereas, on the Fifteenth Day of November last, this Lord Great
“ Ninety-eight; and for examining the Accompts of House gave Order to Sir Christopher Wren, Her Ma-Chamberlain's
" the Receivers and Collectors of the County of Devon jesty's Surveyor General, for the making a Gallery over cerning the
«6 and City of Exon."

the Lobby Door, cross che House, with Four Benches: Gallery, &c.

The House being this Day moved, " That an Entry be
The Question was put, “ Whether this Bill, with

“ made in the Journal, for saving the Lord Great Cham-
is the Amendments, shall pass ?”

“ berlain's Right;" It was Refolved in the Affirmative.

It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Words following

shall be added to the said Order of the Fifteenth of NoMeffage to H. C. with

A Meliage was sent to the House of Commons, by vember last; (videlicet,) " And that the Lord Keeper Amendments Sir Richard Holford and Mr. Pitt:

“ do acquaint the Lord Great Chamberlain with it; To return the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence

“ and delire him to issue his Warrant to Sir Christopher to their Lordships Amendments made thereto.

" Wren, for erecting the same:”.

in the Houle.

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Arch. Cantuar.
Arch. Ebor.

Epus. London,
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Petrib.
Epus. Cicestr.
Ipus. Afaph.

A Message from the House of Commons, by Sir Message from

11. C. for a William Drake and others :

Conference on To desire a Conference with this House, upon the ene moorder Subject matter of the Lords Amendment made to the to the MiBill, intituled,

“ An Act for raising the Militia for the litia Bill. Year One Thousand Seven Hundred and Five, al“ though the Month's Pay formerly advanced be not " re-paid."

To which the House agreed.

And the Messengers were called in; and told, “That Answer. " the Lords agree to a Conference, as desired; and appoint it presently, in the Painted Chamber.”

Ds. Custos Magni
Sigilli.

Ds. Bergevenng.
Ds. Godolphin, The. Ds. Lawarr.
faurarius.

Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Comes Pembroke, Ds. Fitzwalter,
Præses.

Ds. Wbarton.
Dux Bucks, C. P. S. Ds. Paget.
Dux Devonshire, Se- Ds. Grey W.
nescallus,

Ds. Lovelace.

Ds. Poulett.
Dux Richmond.

Ds. Howard Esc.
Dux Bolton.

Ds. Mohun.
Comes Lindsey, Ds. Vaughan.

Magnus Camera. Ds. Colepeper.
rius.

Ds. Rockingham.
Comes Kent, Came. Ds. Cornwallis.
rarius.

Ds. Guilford.
Comes Northampton.

Ds. Cholmondeley.

Ds. Herbert.
Comes Denbigh.

Ds. Halifax.
Comes Peterborow.
Comes Winchilfea.

Ds. Granville.

Ds. Gernsey.
Comes Kingston.
Comes Carnarvon.
Comes Tbanet.
Comes Sunderland.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Feversham.
Comes Berkeley.
Comes Notting ban.

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