Papers Relating to the Disturbances in America Read, Bill Considered

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The order of the day being read, for taking into consideration the several Papers laid before this House, (by his Majesty' s command,) relating to Disturbances in America; and also his Majesty' s most gracious Message in relation thereto; and for the Lords to be summoned:

And the said Papers were accordingly read by the Clerk.

Then the order of the day being read, for the second reading of the Bill, and for the Lords to be summoned:

The said Bill was accordingly read the second time.

It was moved "to commit the Bill," which being objected to;

After long debate, the question was put thereon? It was resolved in the Affirmative.

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

Ordered, That the House be put into a Committee upon the said Bill to-morrow, and the Lords be summoned.