Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Tuesday, the 25th of November, 1656.
Dean's, &c. Nat.
A Bill for Naturalizing of Martha Dem, Peter Richier, David Griell, James De la Port, Salomon Le Marhand, Frederick Howpert, Daniell Tripier, was this Day read the Second time; and, upon the Question, committed to the former Committee for the Bills for Naturalization.
Union with Ireland.
Resolved, That a Committee be appointed to attend his Highness the Lord Protector, to desire his Highness to appoint a Time when this House may present unto his Highness some Bills which have been passed by this House.
Resolved, That the Committee formerly appointed to attend his Highness, touching the Manner of Addresses to his Highness, shall be the Committee to attend his Highness upon the former Vote; and that Mr. Barkley, Mr. Roll, Mr. Cole, Sir Sam Sleigh, Major General Skippon, Sir John Copleston, Colonel Purefcy, Mr. Noell, Lord Deputy, Lord Cockram, Mr. Throckmorton, Mr. Robinson, Captain Baines, Sir John Hobart, Mr. Disbrow, Mr. Downing, Mr. Drake, Lord Rich. Cromwell, be added to this Committee: And they are to meet Tomorrow in the Afternoon, at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.
A Bill for regulating the Making of Stuffs in Norfolk, and Norwich, was this Day read the Second Time; and, upon the Question, committed to Colonel Wilton, Sir John Hobart, Mr. Robinson, Major-General Kelsey, Mr. Ash, Mr. Church, Colonel Wood, Mr. Fothringill, Major-General Haines, Mr. Stanley, Mr. Moody, Mr. Sheild, Sir Christofer Pack; all that serve for Norfolk, and Suffolk, and Essex; Mr. Downing, Mr. Bond, Colonel Fitch, Lord Richard Cromwell, Mr. Beamont, Mr. Noell, Mr. Wall, Mr. Bodurda, Mr. Highland, Major-General Skippon, Mr. Quarles: To meet To-morrow, in the Duchy-Court, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon.
Ordered, That this Petition be referred to the Committee to whom the Bill for regulating the Making of Stuffs in Norwich and Norfolk is committed, to take it into Consideration, upon the Debate in the Amendments of that Bill.