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, 1 Maii, 1650.
Representation and Elections.
Resolved, That the House do adjourn itself into a Grand Committee, on This-day-sevennight: And that the Grand Committee do then fit on the Heads of the Bill for an equal Representative, and regulating their Elections.
Grant to General Lambert.
Mr. Garland reports from the Committee, Amendments to the Act for settling Three hundred Pounds per Annum upon Major General Lambert, and his Heirs: Which were twice read; and, upon the Question, after some Amendments at the Table, agreed unto.
An Act to settle the Inheritance, and the present Rents, belonging to Sir Marmaduke Langdale, of the Manor of Holme in Spalding Moore in the County of York, upon Sir Wm. Constable, and his Heirs, was this Day read the First and Second time:
Mr. Garland reports from the Committee to whom the Business of the Carmen and Woodmongers was referred, the Opinion of that Committee; That the Carmen be a distinct Company from the Woodmongers, subject to the Government of the City, as other Companies are; paying the One hundred and Fifty Pounds yearly Rent, heretofore payable to Christ's Hospital; and be liable, according to their Proportion, for such Monies as were taken up by the Seal of the Company of Woodmongers, and employed to the Use of the Parliament: And that there be a true Account of their Demands between them, so as they may part with the least Prejudice to each other.
Resolved, That it be referred to the same Committee to consider of the Complaint made on the behalf of the Carmen, touching such Car Rooms as have been taken away by the Company of Woodmongers, since the first Exhibiting of the Petition by the Carmen to the Parliament; and to examine the Business; and give Relief therein, as they shall see Cause, until the Parliament give further Order.
|Sir Henry Mildmay,||Tellers for the Yeas:||24.|
|Colonel Harrison,||With the Yeas,|
|Colonel Fielder,||Tellers for the Noes:||14.|
|Alderman Allen,||With the Noes,|
So it was Resolved, by the Parliament, That * Thwaytes who hath been convicted and condemned for breaking the House of Sir Henry Mildmay, and is now Prisoner in Newgate, be reprieved until the next Sessions.