Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 6, 1648-1651. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Jovis, 5 Septembris, 1650.
Resolved, That this Petition be referred to a Committee; viz. to Sir James Harrington, Mr. Bond, Mr. Trenchard, Colonel Marten, Mr. Attorney, Mr. Carew, Colonel Morley, Sir Thomas Wroth, Mr. Strickland, Mr. Lemon, Mr. Nevill, Lieutenant General Ludlow, Colonel Fielder, Mr. * Corbet, Major General Harrison, Sir Richard Lucy, Mr. Stephens, Colonel Bossevile, Mr. Hodges, Alderman Pennyngton, Mr. Hallowes, Mr. Moyle, Mr. Clement, Sir Wm. Strickland; or any Five of them: With Power to examine upon Oath; and to hear the whole Matter and Witnesses on both Sides; and what hath been already done; and report the Matter of Fact to the House: And this Committee have Power to send for Persons, Papers, and Witnesses: And are to meet Tomorrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber.
Ordered, That the Sequestration of the Estate of Colonel William Boothby be suspended; but that the Security already taken, for answering the Estate to the Benefit of the Commonwealth, do continue: And the Committee are to report the same to the House, with all Speed.