§ Moved—That the Message of the House of Commons of the 17th instant with respect to the following Bills, viz.:—1741
§ be taken into consideration (the Chairman of Committees); agreed to The said Message considered accordingly. Then it was moved that a Committee of five Lords be appointed to join with the Committee of the House of Commons, as mentioned in the said Message; agreed to. The Lords following were named of the Committee:—
§ Duke of Richmond and Gordon; Earl of Lauderdale; Lord Digby; Lord Rookwood; Lord Hawkesbury.
§ Ordered,—That such Committee have power to agree with the Committee of the House of Commons in the appointment of a Chairman.
§ Then a Message was ordered to be sent to the Commons to acquaint them therewith.