Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 6, 1648-1651. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Wednesday, the 11th of June, 1651.
THE Question being propounded, That the passing of the Pardon for Ralph Porter be respited, until the Parliament take further Order; and that it be referred to the Justice of Assize, before whom the said Porter was tried, to certify the Parliament the Particulars of the Matter of Fact, and the Circumstances, and the whole Matter upon the Evidence; and that, in the mean time, and until the Parliament shall give further Order, the said Ralph Porter be reprieved; and the Sheriff of the County of Bucks is take Notice hereof; and to take care the same be observed accordingly;
And the Question being put, That that Question be now put;
The House was divided.
The Noes went forth.
|Sir James Harrington,||Tellers for the Yeas:||23.|
|Mr. Bond,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir John Danvers,||Tellers for the Noes:||36.|
|Sir Hen. Mildmay,||With the Noes,|
So it passed with the Negative.
The House this Day resumed the Debate upon the Bill for Sale of several Delinquents Estates.
The House resumed the Debate upon the Certificate from the High Court of Justice, touching the Tryal of Sir John Stowell, Yesterday read.
Resolved, That Sir John Stowell do stand in this Bill.