Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 10, 1688-1693. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunæ, 25 die Februarii; 1° Willielmi et Mariæ.
Old Sarum Election.
ORDERED, That Mr. Speaker do grant his Warrant, for summoning such Witnesses, as there shall be Occasion for, at the Hearing of the Cause, touching the Return and Election for the Borough of Old Sarum, at the Bar of this House, this Day Fortnight.
The King's Speech to be considered.
Marches Court in Wales.
Leave of Absence.
Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy.
Resolved, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill for taking away the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy injoined by the Statute of 25° Car. II; and, instead thereof, to insert the Oaths mentioned in the Declaration presented to the King and Queen by both Houses.
Repealing Act for governing Corporations.
Leave of Absence.
Members to take Oaths.
And it is referred to Sir Tho. Clarges, Sir Christopher Musgrave, Sir Edw. Harley, Mr. Colt, Mr. Gwyn, Mr. Sacheverell, Mr. Stockdale, Colonel Birch, Major Wildman, Mr. Paul Foley, Mr. Howe, Mr. Herbert, Sir Fra. Drake, Mr. Hamden, Sir Hen. Capell, Mr. Garway, Sir Rich. Temple, Mr. Tho. Foley, Mr. Hen. Pollexfen, Mr. Windham, Sir Fra. Russell, Sir Edw. Seymour, Mr. Pierpoint, Mr. Arnold, Sir Wm. Williams, Mr. Tipping, Mr. Manley, Sir Gilb. Clerke, Mr. Bickerstaffe, Lord Falkland, Sir James Rushott, Mr. Bromley, Sir Walter Young, Mr. Buscowen, Mr. Tho. Foley, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Sir Trevor Williams, Serjeant Bigland, Mr. Cristy, Mr. England, and all the Members that are of the Long Robe, or any Five of them; and they are impowered to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And they are to meet at Four of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Motion touching Corporations.
A Motion being made, that a special Committee may be appointed to consider of the Violations of the Liberties and Franchises of all the Corporations of this Kingdom, and particularly of the City of London;
|Tellers for the Yeas,||Sir Pat. Ward,||121.|
|Sir Rob. Clayton,|
|Tellers for the Noes.||Sir Jam. Rushot,||145.|