Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 3, 1643-1644. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Lunæ, 19 Februarii, 1643.
Recruiting the Army.
Resolved, &c. That Five thousand Four hundred Forty-four Pounds Five Shillings shall be Monthly paid out of the Excise, to make up the full Sum of Thirty thousand Five hundred Pounds, for the Monthly Payment of the Army under the immediate Command of the Lord General.
Ordered, That it be referred to Mr. Recorder and Mr. Scawen, to confer with the Committee of the Militia of London, and to nominate Eight Persons to the House, at the next Sitting, for them to choose Four out of them, to be Commissioners to be nominated in the Ordinance for recruiting my Lord General's Army, and to reside in the Army.
Scotts Army Committee.
Ordered, That Mr. Lisle bring in a Letter, to be sent from Mr. Speaker to the Committee in Kent; to desire them, that the Officers of the Forces in Kent may receive their Commissions from Sir Wm. Waller; and receive his Orders, and obey his Directions: And that this Letter be sent away this Afternoon.