Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunæ, 6 die Februarii, 17 Car. IIdi.
UPON Information, That the Case between Sir John Napper and Sir Henry Chester being appointed to be heard To-morrow before the Committee of Elections: but Sir John Napper could not have his Witnesses up to Town till Thursday;
Ordered, That the Cause between Sir John Napper and Sir Henry Chester, touching the Election of a Knight of the Shire for the County of Bedford, be put off from being heard To-morrow; and be heard before the Committee of Elections, on Thursday next in the Afternoon.
Sir Thomas Meeres reports from the Committee to which the Bill to enable Trustees to sell Lands, for the Payment of the Debts of Mr. Beresford, was committed, several Amendments, agreed to be made Part of the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in the Bill; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: And the Amendments were twice read; and, upon the Question, severally agreed to.
Lord Loughbourough's Navigation.
Another ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, to enable Henry Lord Loughbourough to make the River navigable from or near Bristow Causey, in the County of Surrey, into the River of Thame, was read the First time.
Ordered, That the Committee to which the Bill for making Rivers navigable between Bristoll and London was committed, be revived; and do sit this Afternoon at Two of the Clock, in the Place formerly appointed.
Felo de se.
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill, for settling the Differences between the Two Towns of Great and Little Yarmouth, concerning the Lading and Unlading of Herrings, and other Commodities, be read on Thursday Morning at Ten of the Clock.
Mr. Jones reports from the Committee to which the ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, for the Enabling of Thomas Juckes, of Trelidan in the County of Montgomery, Esquire, to sell Lands, for the Payment of his Debts, and raising Portions for younger Children, was committed, That the Committee had met; and heard the Parties concerned; and carefully perused the Bill; and found no Cause to make any Alteration or Addition thereto: And delivered in the Bill at the Clerk's Table.
Comes' &c. Nat.
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill for Naturalization of Dederic alias Richard Comes, and others; the Bill to prevent Delays in Executions; and the Bill for Continuance of an Act for repairing the Highways within the County of Hertford; be read To-morrow Morning.
Mr. Ratcliffe reports from the Committee to which the Bill for settling salt Marshes was committed, That the Committee had agreed several Amendments to be made, and Six Provisoes to be added 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 twice read; and, upon the Question, severally agreed to.
|Sir Tho. Meeres,||Tellers for the Yeas:||107.|
|Colonel Strangewaies,||With the Yeas,|
|Colonel Reames,||Tellers for the Noes:||66.|
|Sir Winston Churchill.||With the Noes,|