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Further Considered in Committee

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On the question, whether the Speaker do sign the same? It passed in the affirmative, as follows:

Yeas
Mr˙ Combs,
Wetherill,
Taylor,
Lawrence,
Crane,
Garritse,
Fisher,
Mr˙ Roy,
Dey,
Demarest,
Ford,
Winds,
Sykes,
Hinchman,
Mr˙ Hand,
Eldridge,
Tucker,
Mehelm,
Elmer,
Pettit.

Nays
Mr˙ Kinsey,
Hewlings.

Ordered, That the Speaker do sign the same.

Mr˙ Speaker dissenting from the Petition to the King, requested, as a favour, that his dissent might be entered in the Journals of the House; and on the question, whether the same be entered or not? It passed as follows:

Yeas,
Mr˙ Lawrence,
Garritse,
Fisher,
Roy,
Dey,
Demarest,
Ford,
Kinsey,
Hewlings,
Mehelm,
Pettit.

Nays.
Mr˙ Combs,
Wetherill,
Taylor,
Crane,
Winds,
Sykes,
Mr˙ Hinchman,
Hand,
Eldridge,
Tucker,
Elmer.

The votes being equal, Mr˙ Speaker gave his voice in the affirmative;

Ordered, That the same be entered accordingly.

Ordered, That the Committee of Correspondence do transmit the said Petition to the Agent, by the first opportunity.

Mr˙ Deputy Secretary Pettit then, by Writ, prorogued the House to Tuesday, the fourteenth day of March next, then to meet at Burlington.

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