Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Thursday, 13th December, 1660.
House to sit.
Restoring E. of Derby.
An ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, for restoring of Charles Earl of Derby to the Possession of the Manors, Messuages, Lands, and Hereditaments, belonging unto James late Earl of Derby, his Father, was this Day read the First time.
Assessment on the City.
|Mr. Titus,||Tellers for the Yeas:||114.|
|Sir Sal. Swayle,||With the Yeas.|
|Colonel Gerard,||Tellers for the Noes:||56.|
|Colonel King,||With the Noes,|
Sir Henage Finch reports from the Committee, a Bill for settling on the King's Majesty, for and during his Life, the other Moiety of the Excise of Beer, Ale, and other Liquors: Which was read the First and Second time.
Resolved, That the Grand Committee, to whom the Bill for settling the Militia is referred, do meet this Afternoon, and proceed upon the said Bill, after Dispatch of the other Bills for granting to his Majesty the other Moiety of the Excise; and That for the Six Months Assessments: And to sit de die in diem till they be ready for a Report; which they are to make with all convenient Speed.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords do here send you a Bill, intituled, An Act for making void certain Fines unduly procured to be levied by Sir Edward Powell, Knight and Baronet, and Dame Mary his Wife; to which their Lordships desire the Concurrence of this House.