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 Veneris, 11 Martii, 1641.
THE House, according to the Order of Yesterday, proceeded to the Reading of the Bill of Four hundred thousand Pounds.
Resolved, That Sir Wm. Walter shall be put out of the commission for Oxfordshire, in the Bill of Four hundred thousand Pounds.
3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Raising and Levying of Money for the necessary Defence and great Affairs of the Kingdoms of England and Ireland; and for the Payment of Debts undertaken by Parliament.
And, upon Question, a Proviso for exempting the Universities was offered, and once read; and, upon the Question, rejected.
A Proviso for exempting the Cinque Ports was offered; and once read; and, upon the Question, rejected.
Another Proviso for exempting the Universities was offered, and read; and, upon the Question, rejected.
After these Provisoes were offered and rejected, the Bill itself was put to the Question; and, upon the Question, passed.
Examining Urmston, &c.
Ordered, That the Committee appointed to examine Urmston, be revived, and appointed to examine Lathome.