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 Martis, 17 Aprilis, 1649.
Sir Thomas Hampson.
Ordered, That, in an Order made the Eighth of March 1647, upon the Petition of Philip Starkey, Citizen and Cook of London, after these Words, "that his Receipt, shewed unto the Receiver at Guildhall, London," these Words, viz. "or York," be added.
Mr. Scott reports from the Council of State, a Letter from Sir Charles Coote, from Londonderry, 6 April 1649; and a Letter from Colonel George Munck, from Lisnegarvy, dated 27 March 1649: Both which were now read.
Ordered, That the Ten thousand Pounds, being the Second Payment of the Composition of the Delinquents in South Wales, shall be paid for the Service of Ireland: And that the Acquittance and Acquittances of such Persons as shall be appointed, by the Council of State, for Receiving thereof, shall be a sufficient Discharge unto such Person or Persons as shall pay the same.
Ordered, That the Council of State have Power to treat with the City of London, and Members of the several Halls, the Adventurers for Ireland, touching the Advance of Money, or any other way, for the present Relief of Ireland, as they shall think fit.
Mr. Corbett reports Amendments to an Act touching Prize Goods: Which were this Day read the First and Second time; and, upon the Question, assented unto: And the Act, so amended, being put to the Question, passed.
Insurrection in Norwich.
Ordered, That the Business touching the Insurrection in the City of Norwich be referred to the Committee of Complaints; to hear the same and to state the whole Matter thereupon; and report the same, with their Opinion, to this House, with all convenient Speed.
Army Committee, &c.
Mr. Pury reports from the Committee of the Army, some Amendments to the Bill for Constituting a Committee of the Army, and Treasurers and Collectors for the Assessment of the Ninety thousand Pounds per Mensem.
|Sir Hen. Myldmay,||Tellers for the Noes:||23.|
|Mr. Martyn.||With the Noes,|
|Lord Grey,||Tellers for the Yeas:||21.|
|Mr. Scott,||With the Yeas,|
An Act declaring the Grounds and Causes of making Prize the Ships and Goods that shall be taken, from time to time, by the Parliament Ships at Sea; and for the Encouragement of Officers, Mariners, and Seamen; was this Day read the Third time; and, upon the Question, passed.