Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Wednesday, the 31st of August, 1653.
Resolved, That it be referred to the Commissioners for Administration of Justice in Scotland, to examine the Truth of this Petition; and to do the Petitioners Right, according to the Laws of that Nation.
Leave of Absence.
Orders of the House.
A Proviso was tendered to this Bill, in these Words; viz. "Provided always, This Act shall not give Power to the Trustees to sell any of the Estates of such Persons as the Commissioners for Compounding, at HaberdashersHall, have discharged out of the Acts for Sale, or that shall discharge by the First of December next:" Which was read the First time.