Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 2, 1640-1643. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Martis, 5 Jan. 1640.
Taking the Chair.
The House does approve of the Elections of Mr. Speaker and Sir Ro. Pye, to serve as Burgesses for the Town of Woodstock in Com. Oxon'; and does order, upon Question, that their Elections shall stand good, and not be farther questioned.
Marlo Magna Election.
Resolved, upon the Question, That whereas Mr. Whittlock was long since chosen and returned a Burgess for Marlo Magna in Com. Bucks, and that nothing as yet is come in against his Election, that his Election shall stand good, and not be questioned this Parliament.
Bishop of Canterbury.
Impeachment of Lord Finch.
And then it was Ordered, That the Committee, appointed to draw up the Charge against the Lord Keeper, do presently go up to the Committee-chamber, to review the Charge; and to see if any thing be fit to be altered; and to offer it to the House.