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 Lunæ, 23 Aprilis, 1649.
MR. Garland reports Amendments to an Act, whereby the Court of Admiralty may proceed to Sentence, notwithstanding Prohibitions to the contrary: Which were this Day read; and, upon the Question, assented unto.
Mr. Garland reports Amendments to an Act for the Relief and Employment of the Poor, and the Punishment of Vagrants, and other disorderly Persons, within the City of London, and Liberties thereof: Which were this Day read the First and Second time; and, upon the Question, committed to Serjeant Thorpe, Mr. Rigby, Mr. Garland; to withdraw, and bring it in presently.
Dean and Chapters Lands.
|Commissary Gen. Ireton,||Tellers for the Noes:||31.|
|Sir Arthur Heslerigg,||With the Noes,|
|Sir Henry Myldmay,||Tellers for the Yeas:||28.|
|Sir William Armyn,||With the Yeas,|
Dean and Chapters ands.
Resolved, &c. That the Rate for Sale of Dean and Chapters Lands be, instead of Fifteen Years Purchase, made Twelve Years Purchase; and so in proportion for the Reversions: And the Committee are to take care to apportion the same in the said Bill accordingly.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee appointed for the Bill for settling Twenty thousand Pounds per Annum for the Maintenance of Ministers, &c. to make Provision for the Yearly Payment of the Sum of One hundred Pounds unto Peter du Molyn, an eminently godly and learned Divine, residing in the Parts beyond the Seas, late a Prebendary of the Church of Canterbury, during the Term of his natural Life, in lieu of the One hundred Pounds per Annum formerly assigned to him.
Westminster, &c. Militia.
Commissary General Ireton reports an Act for setting a-part a Day of Publick Fast and Humiliation, and repealing the former monthly Fast: Which was this Day read the First and Second time; and some Amendments offered at the Table; and, upon the Question, passed.