Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 11, 1693-1697. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1803.
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Martis, 2 die Januarii;
Assize of Bread.
And it is referred to Mr. Arnold, Lord William Pawlet, Mr. Slater, Mr. England, Mr. Biddulph, Mr. Fuller, Mr. Bowyer, Sir Jerv. Elwes, Mr. Hawtry, Sir Fr. Guibon, Mr. Christy, Mr. Boscawen, Mr. Thornhaugh, Sir Wm. Scawen, Mr. Hutchinson, Mr. Lasscells, Mr. White, Mr. Waller, Sir Robert Cotton, Sir Ra. Dutton, Sir John Fleet, Sir Wm. Whitlock, Mr. Lutterell, Mr. Hedger, Sir John Moreton, Mr. Nicholas: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Four of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And are impowered to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Clippers of Coin.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed, upon the Debate of the House, to Mr. Foley, Mr. Lutterell, Mr. Price, Sir Robert Cotton, Mr. Hawtry, Sir Rowland Gwyn, Sir Cha. Raleigh, Mr. Slater, Mr. Hungerford, Mr. Wilmot, Mr. How, Mr. Harcourt, Mr. Cook, Sir Fr. Guibon, Mr. Stokes, Mr. Burdet, Mr. Kenyon, Mr. Done, Mr. Hedger, Mr. Bowyer, Mr. Arnold, Mr. Smith, Sir Stephen Evance, Sir Tho. Roberts, Mr. England, Mr. Baile, Sir Chr. Greenfeild, Sir John Moreton, Mr. Hutchinson: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Four of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Leave of Absence.
A Petition of the Dyers, Glass-makers, and Refiners of Gold and Silver, was presented to the House, and read; setting forth, That there being a Bill in the House for the Importation of Saltpetre, (which, the Petitioners conceive, will be a general Good to this Kingdom); and the same being opposed by some few private Engrossers of that Commodity, for their own Gain; the Petitioners pray, they may be heard, to offer their Reasons to induce the House to pass the said Bill for One Year, or for such other time as the House shall think most convenient.
Tryals for Treason.
|Tellers for the Yeas,||
Sir Tho. Roberts,
Sir Math. Andrews:
|Tellers for the Noes,||
Sir Jos. Tredenham,
Impeachment of Lord Coningsby and Sir C. Porter.
Sir Rowland Gwyn reported, That the Committee, appointed to take the Examination of Sir Charles Meredith to the said Articles, had taken the same accordingly: The which he read in his Place; and afterwards delivered in at the Table: Where the same were read.