Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Thursday, the 7th of September, 1654.
Settling the Government.
THE House entering upon the Debate, according to the Vote Yesterday: It was moved,
And the Question being put, That the House be now resolved into a Committee of the whole House, for the Taking up the Debate of this Business, according to the Order;
The House was divided.
The Yeas went forth.
|Sir Charles Wolsley,||Tellers for the Noes:||136.|
|Mr. Strickland,||With the Noes,|
|Serjeant Bradshaw,||Tellers for the Yeas:||141.|
|Colonel John Birch,||With the Yeas,|
So it was Resolved, That the House be now resolved into a Committee of the whole House, for the Taking-up the Debate of this Business, according to the Order.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Nathaniel Bacon was called to the Chair.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.