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five of the duties of excife) brewed by the common
That the annuities which fhall be payable, in pur-
That an act made 6 Geo. IId. for encouraging the trade of our fugar colonies, is near expiring, and fit to be continued.
1. That, for defraying the charges of his majesty's mints, &c. the duties of 10s. per ton, upon all wines, vinegar, cyder, and beer, imported into Great Britain, which, by an act of 27 Geo. IId. were continued, be further continued for feven years, from the 1st of March, 1761, and until the end of the next feffion then next enfuing
2. That all the powers, privileges, and advantages, which were granted by the act 18 Charles IId. chap.. 5, and are now in force, relating to the mints, and coinage of gold and filver monies, be further continued for seven years from the faid day, &c.
That, for raifing the fum of one milllon, granted to his majefty, towards paying off and difcharging the debt of the navy, and alfo the fum of 5000col. in part of the fupply granted to his majefty for naval fervices, the fum of 1500000l. be raised by loans or Exchequer bills, to be charged upon the first aids to be granted in the next feffion of parliament; and fuch Exchequer bills, if not discharged, with interest thereon, on or before the 25th of March, 1762, to be exchanged and received in payment, in fuch manner as Exchequer bills have ufually been exchanged and received in payment
That the fum of 886671. 10s. remaining in the receipt of the Exchequer, being part of the fum of gooool. granted to his late majefty, in 1759, upon
account, towards defraying the charge of pay and cloathing for the militia, from 31 December, 1758, to 25 March, 1760, and for repaying the fum of 13321. 10s. advanced by his faid majefty for the fervice of the militia, be issued and applied towards raifing the fupply granted to his majesty in this feffion of parliament
1. That there be raised, by loans or Exchequer bills, to be charged on the firft aids to be granted in the next feffion of parliament, the fum of
2. That there be iffued and applied, out of fuch monies as shall or may arife; of the furpluffes, exceffes, or overplus monies, compofing the finking fund, the fum of
And to these refolutions of the committee of ways and means, we muft add what was provided for by the 2d and 3d refolutions of the committee of fupply, agreed to November 27th, as before mentioned, viz. the fum of
Sum total of the provifions made by the last feffion of laft parliament
Sum total granted
More provided for than granted
£. s. d.
The firft feffion fat but a very few days, and no
money was granted by it.
By the fecond feffion there was granted
By the third
By the fourth
By the fixth
By the feventh
And, by the eighth and laft
Sum total of the money granted by laft parliament
19953922 6 11 196:6119 19 9
337802 10 I
State of the whole of the grants made by this parliament during the feven years of its continuance.
account of the Public Debts, at the receipt of the Fx hequer, Fanding out at Jan, 5, 1761, with the annual intereft or other charges payable for the fame.
Annual intereft or other charges payable for the
EXCH QUE ER.
Annuities for long terms, being the remainder of the original fum contributed and unsubscribed to the South-Sea company
Ditto for lives, with the benefit of furvivorship, being the original fum contributed
Note, The land taxes and duties on malt, being annual grants, are not charged in this account, nor the
By two acts of Parliament 9 Will. III. and two other acts 6 and 9 Anne, at 31. per cent. Annuities at 31. per cent. anno 1744, charged on the furplus of the additional duties on low wines, fpirits, and strong waters
BANK of ENGLAND.
On their original fund at 31. per cent. from 1. Aug. 1743
For cancelling Exchequer bills 3 Geo. I.
Purchafed of the South-fea company
Annuities at 3 per cent. charged on the fupplies of the funds for lottery, 1714
Ditto at 3 per cent. charged on the duties on coals fince Lady-day, 1719
Ditto at 3 per cent 1746, charged on the duties on licences for retailing spirituous liquors fince
Ditto at 3 per cent. charged on the finking fund by acts 25, 28, 29, 33 George II. 32, and
Ditto at 3 per cent. charged on the duties of offices and penfions, &c. by the act 31 George II.
Ditto at 3 per cent. charged on the additional fubfidy on poundage, &c, by the act 32 George II.
Ditto at 3 per cent. additional capital of 5 per cent, on the above 6,600,000 l. charged on the faid fund by the said act
Ditto at 3 per cent additional capital of 10 per cent. in lottery tickets on ditto, charged on the faid fund by the said act
1,836,275 17 103 108,100
77,005 14 10
136,453 12 8
7,567 9,335 12
13,537,821 5 1
6,600,000 $21,627,821 51 660,838 58
17,701,323 16 4
Ditto at 3 per cent. charged on the finking fund by the act 25 George II.
Ditto at 4 per cent. charged on the additional duty on malt, &c. by the
act 33 George II.
Ditto at 4 per cent. additional capital of 3 per cent. in lottery tickets on
On their capital stock and annuities, 9 George I.
Memorandum. The accounts of the Exchequer continuing to be made up to the old quarter-days, is the
SUPPLIES granted by Parliament for the Year 1762.
1. That 70,000 men be employed for the fea fervice, for 1762, including 19,061 marines.
2. That a fum, not exceeding 41. per man, per month, be allowed for maintaining them for 13 months, including the ordnance for fea-fervice. NOVEMBER 26.
1. That a number of land-forces, including thofe in Germany, and on an expedition, and 4008 invalids, amounting to 67,676 effective men, commiffion and non-commiffion officers included, be employed for the fervice of 1762.
2. That for defraying the charge of the faid number of land forces for 1762, there be granted to his majesty *
3. That for maintaining his majefty's forces and garrifons in the Plantations, Gibraltar, Gaudaloupe, Africa, and the East-Indies, and for provifions for the garrifons in Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, Gibraltar, Providence, Quebec, Gaudaloupe, Senegal, and ee, for 1762
4. That for defraying the charge of four regiments of foot, on the Irish establishment, ferving in North America, for 1762
5. That for the charge of the office of ordnance, for land fervice, for 1762
6. That for defraying the charge of an augmentation to his majefty's forces, confifting of 9370 men, from 25 December 1761, to 25 December 1762, both inclufive
7 That for the pay of the general, and general ftaf officers, and officers of the hospitals, for the land forces, for 1762
8. That for defraying the extraordinary expence of fervices performed by the office of ordnance for land fervice, and not provided for by parliament in 1761
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Thefe words in Italics are to be repeated at the end of almost every tlution.