The Parliamentary Register; Or, History of the Proceedings and Debates of the [House of Lords and House of Commons]. Containing an Account of the Most Interesting Speeches and Motions Accurate Copies of All the Protests, Volume 17; V. 61
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1802 edition. Excerpt: ...suggested the propriety of saving the time of the House, by making one motion, which should include all the estimates. Mr. CORRY acceded to this suggestion, and moved far estimates of the expences of the institutions mentioned in the several petitions, for one year, from the 5th of January 1802, to the 5th of January 1803.--Ordered. Mr. Corry shortly asterwards presented these estimates, which were ordered to lie on the table. The Chancellor of the Exchequer moved the order. of the day for the House to resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to consider surther of a Supply to be granted to his Majesty.--The order being read, he moved that the Disposition Paper of last year, an Account presented of the Desiciency of the Convoy Duty, and also an Account presented by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, &c. be laid before the Committee; which being ordered, and the House having resolved itself into a Committee according to motion, The CHANCELLQR of the EXCHEQUER said, he. rose, pursuant to the notice he had given on a former day, to move certain. Resolutions in the Committee of Supply, to provide provide for certain branches of the Public Expenditure, under the head of Miscellaneous Services not provided for. In the first place, he had to call the attention of the Committee to the sum necessary to defray the interest on Exchequer Bills sunded in the course of the last year, the whole amount of which interest was 556,520l. 9s. id. to pay off the interest on Exchequer Bills, of which he should hereaster state the particulars. The next article was, that of the Salaries and incidental Expences of the Commissioners acting under the Act of Parliament for the Reduction of the National Debt, which amounted to the sum of 2,865l. 15s. It would appear...
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