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Governour' s Speech Considered in Committee of the Whole House


Ordered, That the other Order of the Day, for the House to resolve itself into, a Commiittee of the whole House to take into consideration the Governour' s Speech, be now read.

And the said Order being read accordingly,

Ordered, That the Governour' s Speech, and the joint Address of the Lords and Commons, on the seventh of February last, and His Majesty' s Answer, and also the Resolution of the House of Commons of the twenty-seventh of the same month, referred to in the said Speech, which, upon Friday last, were ordered to lie on the table, be referred to the said Committee.

Then the House resolved itself into the said Committee.

Mr˙ Speaker left the chair.

Mr˙ Cary took the chair of the Committee.

Mr˙ Speaker resumed the chair.

Mr˙ Cary reported from the Committee That they had made some progress in the mailer to them referred, and that he was directed by the Committee to move that,they may have leave to sit again.

Resolved, That this House will to-morrow, resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to take into their further consideration the Governour' s Speech.