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 Sabbati, 6 Aprilis, 1650.
RESOLVED, That this House doth approve of what the Committee of the Army hath done, touching the Payment of the Billet Money, and additional Pay allowed by the Act of the Twelfth of May last; and the additional Pay only to the Forces in Ireland, for the last Three Months, from the Twenty-fifth of December last, until the Twenty-fifth of March last.
|Lord Commis. Lisle,||Tellers for the Yeas:||24.|
|Sir Peter Wentworth,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir Tho. Jervois,||Tellers for the Noes:||29.|
|Mr. John Goodwin,||With the Noes,|
Resolved, That that Act be committed to Sir Arthur Hesilrige, Lord Commissioner Whitelock, Mr. Attorney, Earl of Pembroke, Mr. Darley, Major Salwey, Alderman Allen, Colonel Bossevile, Lord Grey, Sir Henry Mildmay, Mr. Thomas Challener, Mr. Herbert, Mr. Holland, Mr. Lister, Colonel Charles Fleetwood, Lord Commissioner Lisle, Mr. Garland, Mr. Say, Earl of Salisbury, Sir John Hippisly, Sir Gilbert Pickering, Colonel Ven, Lord Howard, Mr. Pierepoint, Sir Wm. Constable, Mr. Dove, Mr. Richard Darley, Mr. Carey Ralegh, Mr. Hussy, Mr. Clement, Mr. Edward Aske: And all that come, to have Voices: And the Committee is to meet on Tuesday in the Afternoon at Two of the Clock, in Mr. Speaker's Chamber: And the particular Care hereof is referred to Mr. Garland: And this Committee have Power to hear any Persons; and to report what they think fit to the House.
Resolved, That it be referred to the Committee to whom this Bill shall be committed, either out of the Estates of some of the Persons named in this Bill, or some other Delinquents, to set out Lands of the clear yearly Value of One thousand Pounds per Annum, according to the former Votes of this House, to be settled by Act of Parliament, upon Major General Skippon, and his Heirs; and, in case they shall see Cause to do it out of any of the Estates of the Persons in this Act, then to bring in the Names of such other Delinquents, whose Estates they shall think fit to be sold, to be inserted in this Act, to supply the same.
Relief of Debtors.
An additional Act, for granting Habeas Corpus to poor Prisoners for Debt, upon Oath, that they are not worth Five Pounds, to go at Liberty upon their own Security, for prosecuting their Habeas Corpus, was this Day read the First and Second time; and, upon the Question, passed; and ordered to be forthwith printed and published.
Relief of Creditors.
Earl of Southampton.
Ordered, That the Earl of Southampton have Liberty granted to him, from time to time, for the Space of Three Months next coming, to travel from Stratton in the County of Southampton unto Titchfield in the same County, and from thence back again.