Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Saturday, the 21st of October, 1654.
Settling the Government.
THE House, according to former Order, was this Day resolved into a Committee of the whole House, upon the Government.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Hoskins was called to the Chair.
Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Hoskins reports, The Desire of the said Committee, That the House would give Leave, that the Committee may sit again on Monday Morning.
Resolved, That the House be resolved into a Committee of the whole House on Monday Morning, upon the Government, according to former Order.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That Mr. Bently, a Member of this House, have Leave to go into the Country.