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The

PARLIAMENTARY REPORTS, AND

ACCOUNTS.

THE

ANNUAL REGISTER,

For the Year 1819.

GENERAL HISTORY.

CHAPTER I.

THE
THE first session of the sixth attend in person, he had been

parliament of the united pleased to cause a commission to kingdom of Great Britain and Ire- be issued under the great seal land having assembled on the 14th authorizing the Lords and Comof January 1819, the Prince mons to open this parliament. Regent appointed Sir Richard After this form had been comRichards, "Lord Chief Baron of plied with, the Commons withthe Court of Exchequer, to sit in drew, and the Houses were adthe place of the Lord Chancellor journed during pleasure. during the time of his temporary The choice of a Speaker to the absence. This was accordingly House of Commons was the next effected with due solemnity; and object for consideration; and on certain lords Commissioners were the same day, the right hon. put in nomination, of whom the Robert Peel rose, after a compliLord President of the council, mentary speech, to propose the the earl of Harrowby, took the right hon. Charles Manners Sutlead. A number of members of ton, to fill for a second time the the House of Commons being same distinguished post. He was then introduced, they and the seconded by lord Clive; and Lords were informed by the Lord the House now loudly calling President, that, it not being con- upon Mr. Manners Sutton to ocvenient for the Prince Regent to cupy the chair, he was conducted, Vol. LXI.

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