House of Commons Journal Volume 2: 25 November 1641

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Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 2, 1640-1643. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Die Jovis, 25; Nov. 1641.


Petition to the King.

THAT the Committee formerly appointed to pen the Declaration, shall frame a Petition to be presented to his Majesty, that may relate to the Declaration that is passed in the House, together with some Reasons that necessitated this House to make that Declaration: And they are to bring it to the House to be considered of: And they are farther to consider of some Frame of Congratulation for his Majesty's safe Return: And they are to meet this Afternoon, at Four of Clock, in the Inner Court of Wards.

Tonage and Poundage.

1a vice lecta est Billa, A Subsidy granted to the King of Tonage, Poundage, and other Sums of Money, payable upon Merchandize exported and imported.

2da vice lecta est Billa pradicta; and, upon Question, committed unto a Committee of the whole House: And are to meet upon it To-morrow at Ten of Clock.

Member committed to the Tower.

This Question, whether Mr. Palmer shall be sent to the Tower for this Offence, during the Pleasure of the House, was propounded:

And then the Question was put, whether this Question should be first put:

And it went with the Affirmative:

And then upon the Putting of that Question;

The House was divided.

Sir Tho. Barrington, Tellers for the Yea, 169.
Sir John Clotworthy,
Lord Falkland, Tellers for the Noe, 128.
Mr. Strangewayes,

Resolved, upon the Question, That Mr. Palmer shall be sent to the Tower for this Offence; there to remain during the Pleasure of the House.

The Question being proposed, Whether Mr. Palmer shall be expelled from being a Member of this House during this Parliament;

The House was divided:

The Tellers upon the last Question are appointed for this also:

With the Yea, 131.

With the Noe, 163.