By the King and Queen, a proclamation for appointing commissioners for putting in execution an act of this present Parliament for raising money by a poll and otherwise, towards the reducing of Ireland, and prosecuting the war against France.
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London : printed by Charles Bill and Thomas Newcomb, printers to the King and Queens most Excellent Majesties, 1690.
"By an Act of this Parliament for raising money by a poll, it is enacted that the Commissioners for raising an Aid of two shillings in the pound, together with those members of the House of Commons who were not already Commissioners shall be Commissioners for this purpose. Full power is granted to the members, they are to be Commissioners for their own districts, and if Borough Members to be also Commissioners for the County." -- Steele.
At end of text: Given at our court at Whitehall the thirteenth day of May, 1690. In the second year of our reign.
Physical description: 1 sheet ( p.) ; 1o.
Citations/References: References: Wing W2583; Crawford, J.L.L. Royal proclamations, 1485-1714 4034
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