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Committee Appointed to Inquire into the Causes


Resolved, That this House will, upon Monday next, resolve itself into a Committee of the Whole House, to take into consideration the Governour' s Answer to the joint Address of the Council and this House.

Ordered, That a Committee be appointed to inquire into the causes of the late Disturbances and Commotions, and report the same as they shall appear to them, to the House.

And a Committee was appointed, of Mr˙ Gary, Mr˙ Treasurer, Mr˙ Mercer, Mr˙ Banister, Mr˙ Munford, Mr˙ Jones. Mr˙ Charles Carter of Lancaster, Mr˙ Digges, Mr˙ Whitinge, Mr˙ Nelson, Mr˙ Francis Lightfoot Lee, Mr˙ Wood, Mr˙ William Cabell, Mr˙ Braxton, and Mr˙ Zone, and they are to have power to send for persons, papers, and records.

Ordered, That leave be given to bring in a Bill for appointing an Agent; and that Mr˙ Braxton and Mr˙ Treasurer do prepare, and bring in the same˙