§ Read 3a (according to order); an Amendment (Privilege) made; Bill passed, and sent to the Commons.1692
§ Saltoun that the question of enlistment is one which will not be lost sight of in working out the details. In reply to the noble Earl opposite, I would remind him that our policy is to reduce the Volunteers in numbers and apply the saving to improving their efficiency. I trust your Lordships will give this Bill a Second Reading.
§ On Question, "That the word proposed to be left out stand part of the Question," their Lordships divided:—Contents, 69; Not Contents, 21.