Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Lunæ, 6 Julii, 15° Car. IIdi Regis.
Leave of Absence.
Soldiers to exercise Trades.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Tho. Tompkins, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Row. Berkley, Mr. Heath, Mr. Knight, Lord Richardson, Mr. Jay, Colonel Arundell, Sir John Shaw, Mr. Pryn, Sir Robert Holt, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Rigby, Lord St. John, Sir John Bramston, Sir Abraham Cullen, Mr. Waller, Mr. Finch, Mr. Street, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Tho. Allan, Mr. Knight, Mr. Roberts, Mr. Garraway, Mr. Turgis, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Rich. Braham, Sir John Rouse, Mr. Jones, Sir John Marloe, Sir Rich. Oateley, Dr. Rushton, Mr. Buller: And all that come to the Committee are to have Voices: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Address for Fast-day.
Ordered, That his Majesty be humbly moved, That he would be pleased to appoint a Day of Humiliation to deplore the Sins of the Nation, and implore God's Mercy for Diversion of his Judgments, and particularly of this unseasonable Weather; and to pray his Blessing on the Proceedings of the Parliament.
The Lord Ancram reports from the Committee to which the Bill for the taking away Damage Cleere was committed, That the Committee had agreed some Amendments to be made to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and after delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: And the Amendments were once read.
Sir Job Charleton reports from the Committee of Elections, That the Committee in the Cause between Sir Charles Cottrell and Sir Francis Lloyd, had examined the Matter; and were clearly satisfied, and of Opinion, That Sir Charles Cottrell had the Majority of Voices, and was duly elected for the Town of Cardigan.
D. of Yorke's Revenue.
|Mr. Crouch,||Tellers for the Yeas:||68.|
|Mr. Jones,||With the Yeas,|
|Mr. Coventry,||Tellers for the Noes:||95.|
|Sir Allan Apsley,||With the Noes,|
The House did then resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed in the further Consideration of the additional Bill for the better ordering the Forces of the several Counties of this Kingdom.
Mr. Milward reports from the Committee, That the Committee had sat, and made some further Progress in the Bill; and desired, that, Wednesday next, the House would again resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed in the further Consideration of the Bill.
Resolved, That this House doth agree with the Committee, That they will, on Wednesday Morning next, resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed in the further Consideration of the said Bill.