House of Commons



Friday, October 27, 1775.

The House was moved, That an Act made in the second year of the reign of his present Majesty, intituled "An Act to explain, amend, and reduce into one Act of Parliament, the several Laws now in being relating to the raising and training the Militia within that part of Great Britain called England" might be read.

And the same was read accordingly.

Ordered, That leave be given to bring in a Bill to enable his Majesty to call out and assemble the Militia, in all cases of Rebellion, in any part of the Dominions belonging to the Crown of Great Britain; and that the Lord North, Mr˙ Attorney-General, Mr˙ Solicitor-General, and Sir Grey Cooper, do prepare and bring in the same.