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 5th of May, 1657.
THE House being informed that Major Waring, a Member of Parliament, was arrested in the City of London, by John Browne, a Serjeant at the Mace, belonging to Woodstreet-Counter, and Nicholas Wolley, his Yeoman, by the Direction of Ralph Grigge, an Attorney of Clement's Inn, at the Suit of * Harvey and * Alston;
|Mr. Nath. Bacon,||Tellers for the Yeas:||47.|
|Mr. Franc. Bacon,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir John Copleston,||Tellers for the Noes:||50.|
|Major Waring,||With the Noes,|
Relief of Edwards, &c.
An Additional Act, for the ascertaining and effectual setting out of Lands and Houses in Ireland, in Consideration of Losses sustained by Anthony Edwards, and others the well-affected Inhabitants of the City of Gloucester, was this Day read the Third time.
A Proviso was tendered to this Bill, in these Words; viz. "Provided, That this Bill, or any thing therein contained, shall not extend to the granting or disposing of any Houses, Lands, Tenements, or Hereditaments, in Ireland, which are subjected and liable to the Satisfaction of the Adventurers and Soldiers, or either, or any of them, by Virtue of any former Act or Ordinance of Parliament:" Which was read the First time; and the Question being put, That this Proviso be read the Second time;
Another Proviso was tendered to this Bill, in these Words; viz. "Provided, That this Act, or any thing therein contained, shall not extend to the granting or disposing of any Houses, Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, within the Myle-Lyne, in the Province of Connaught, or County of Clare, granted by his Highness and Council towards Satisfaction of the Arrears due to the Army in Ireland, before the Year 1649: Which was read.
An Addition was offered to this Proviso, in these Words; viz. "Except the City of Gallowey and Town of Athlone, and two Miles respectively off the said City and Town, lying within the said Myle-Lyne."
Protector to be attended.
|Lord Howard,||Tellers for the Noes:||51.|
|Sir Tho. Parker,||With the Noes,|
|Sir Thomas Pryde,||Tellers for the Yeas:||90.|
|Colonel Beomont,||With the Yeas,|
The Lord Broghill acquaints this House, That his Highness having, with the Consent of this House, raised some Forces for special Service, and having made Choice of Sir John Reynolds Knight, a Member of this House, to command the said Forces; but doth respite giving any Orders unto him, until the Leave of this House be obtained; and therefore the said Lord Broghill did desire the Leave of the House, that the said Sir John Reynolds may accept of the said Service.
|Sir Thomas Wroth,||Tellers for the Noes:||61.|
|Sir Wm. Strickland,||With the Noes,|
|Sir John Reynolds,||Tellers for the Yeas:||85.|
|Mr. Fleetwood,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir John Cobleston,||Tellers for the Noes:||67.|
|Mr. Williams,||With the Noes,|
|Mr. Berkley,||Tellers for the Yeas:||78.|
|Mr. Trevor,||With the Yeas,|