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 19th of May, 1651.
Sitting of this Parliament.
THE House was this Day, according to former Order, resolved into a Grand Committee, upon the Act for setting a certain Time for the Sitting of this present Parliament, and providing for successive Parliaments.
Embassy from Denmark.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee touching the Adventurers for Ireland, to consider how, and in what manner, English Protestants may be encouraged to go and plant Ireland; with further Power to receive such Proposals, as shall be tendered to them to that Purpose.
Ordered, That it be referred to the said Committee, to supervise the several Acts of Parliament touching the Adventurers for Ireland; and to consider what is fit to be done thereupon: And to prepare a Bill, and present the same to the Parliament, for the Settling of the said Business.
|Lord Com. Whitelock,||Tellers for the Yeas:||37.|
|Major Gen. Harrison,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir Arthure Hesilrig,||Tellers for the Noes:||39.|
|Colonel Marten,||With the Noes,|