Die Veneris, 21 Septembris, 1649.
Grant to Ld. Fairefax.
MR. James Challenor reports Amendments to the Act
for settling Manors, Lands, and Tenements, of
the clear yearly Value of Four thousand Pounds, on Thomas Lord Fairefax, and his Heirs: Which were twice
read: And, the said Amendments being severally put to
the Question, and some Alterations made at the Table,
the Amendments were assented unto.
Earl of Denbigh.
The humble Petition of Basil Earl of Denbigh, was
this Day read.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee that
brought in the Bill for the Lord Fairefax, to consider
how the Earl of Denbigh may have an Accommodation
by Darby House, or otherwise, in Satisfaction of his
Right which he had in the Wardrobe; and report their
Opinion to the House: And the Committee are to meet
at Two of the Clock this Afternoon, in the same Place
where they formerly met.
The said Act, so amended, being put to the Question,
Resolved, &c. That Mr. Speaker, at the Rising of the
House, do adjourn till Tuesday Morning, Eight of the
Ordered, That the Act for Major General Lambert be
read on Tuesday next, the first Business.
Westminster School, &c.
Ordered, That the Bill for the School and Alms-houses
of Westminster be read on Wednesday next, the first Business; nothing to intervene.
Ordered, That the Act touching Captives be read
on Tuesday next, the Second time.
Colonel Fleetwood reports Amendments to an Act for
taking the Accompts of the Commonwealth: Which
were this Day read the First and Second time; and, upon
the Question, agreed.
And the Bill, so amended, was ordered to be ingrossed,
and brought in on Tuesday Morning: And that the Committee do then bring in the Names of Commissioners to
be inserted into the Act.
Ordered, That the additional Act for Sale of the Lands
of the late King, &c. be read on Tuesday next, the first
Ordered, That the Act for Mr. Weston be read on
Ordered, That the Act for the Militia be read on
Monies in the Box.
Ordered, That the Serjeant at Arms attending the Parliament do dispose of the Monies now in the Box, among
such poor Widows, and other necessitous Persons, as he
shall think fit.
Lloyd's, &c. Petition.
The humble Petition of Anne Lloyd, Henry Proby,
Robert Vilvaine, John Barry, Sir Thomas Stafford, William Colton, Thomas Gunter, Elizabeth Davy, and Francis
Hutchinson, was this Day read.
The Question being propounded, That this Petition be
referred to a Committee;
It passed with the Negative.
Ordered, That the House doth adjourn itself until
Tuesday Morning, Eight a Clock.