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 Mercurii, 20 Novembris, 1650.
Parliaments and Elections.
Admission of a Member.
Ordered, That it be referred to a Committee, to state the Business of the Revenues of Papists Lands, as well of such as have been Delinquents, as of other Papists; and report it to the House: Viz. unto Major Salwey, Mr. Lechmere, Colonel Jones, Mr. Dove, Colonel Thompson, Mr Garland, Colonel Harvy, Mr. Strickland, Mr. West, Colonel Ludlow, Colonel Wauton, Alderman Allen, Mr. Weston, Mr. Long, Mr. Corbett, Mr. Trenchard, Mr. Stephens; or any Three of them: And this Committee are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber; and so de die in diem: With Power to send for Persons, and what else may conduce to the Business.
Resolved, That, whereas the Fifty thousand Pounds formerly charged upon Delinquents Estates, to be received by the Treasurers at Wars for the Use of the Armies of England and Ireland, is desired to be only applicable to the Army in Ireland; and for that some Monies have been made use of for the Armies in England, out of the Monies set apart for Ireland, which are to be repaid:
Resolved, upon the Question, by the Parliament, That Fifty thousand Pounds be assigned to the Treasurers at Wars upon the Receipts of Goldsmiths Hall, in lieu thereof, and for the better Enabling of them to supply the Forces in England and Scotland.
Resolved, That the Act for One hundred and Twenty thousand Pounds per mensem, the Act for Sale of Delinquents Estates, and the Report for the Navy, be proceeded in To-morrow Morning, one after another; nothing to intervene: And that no other Business be taken up until those respective Businesses be finished.