Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Monday, July 30th, 1660.
The said Bill was read the Second time accordingly; and, upon the Question, committed unto Mr. Pryn, Sir Walter Earle, Sir Anthony Irby, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Mr. Trevor, Serjeant Glyn, Sir Wm. Waller, Mr. Yong, Colonel West, Sir John Northcot, Colonel Jones, Sir Wm. Vincent, Mr. Weston, Mr. Swinfin, Lord Bruce, Mr. Holles, Mr. Grey, Sir Dudley North, Sir Ralph Ashton, Mr. Boscawen, Sir Francis Gerrard, Colonel Harley, Mr. Danyells, Sir Tho. Widdrington, Sir Wm. Doyley, Sir Ralph Knight, Sir Edmond Bowyer, and the Knights and Burgesses of Cheshire and Lancashire: And they are to meet To-morrow in the Afternoon, at Two of the Clock, in the Court of Wards.
Grant to Booth.
Ordered, That the Sum of Ten thousand Pounds be conferred on Sir George Booth Baronet, as a Mark of Respect unto him, for his eminent Services and great Sufferings for the Publick; and that the same be charged upon the Excise in Course, and paid unto the said Sir George Booth, or his Assigns; and that the Commissioners for the Excise do pay the same to the said Sir George Booth, or his Assigns accordingly: And the Acquittance or Acquittances of the said Sir George Booth, testifying the Receipt thereof, shall be their sufficient Discharge in that Behalf.
Settling Ministers in Livings.
Resolved, That the said Bill be committed to Serjeant Littleton, Sir Wm. Wheeler, Sir Roger Palmer, Sir Tho. Clergis, Sir Anthony Irby, Mr. Pryn, Mr. Gewin, Sir Trevor Williams, Mr. Crouch, Sir Geo. Reeve, Colonel West, Mr. Thurland, Sir Tho. Meeres, Mr. Rainsford, Mr. Swinfin, Sir Henage Finch, Mr. Allen, Sir John Bowyer, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Mr. Bampfeild, Mr. Holles, Sir Walter Earle, Mr. Knightley, Sir Geo. Savile, Colonel Jones, Sir Anthony Aucher, Mr. Foly, Sir Francis Gerrard, Mr. Trevor, Mr. Grove, Mr. Charlton, Mr. Bulkeley, Mr. Hungerford, Mr. John Stephens, Mr. Gilbert Gerrard, Mr. Thomas, Mr. Edward Stephens, Mr. Barton, Sir John Temple, Sir Richard Temple, Colonel Jones, Mr. Yong, Mr. Alexander Baker, Colonel Birch, Mr. Chafe, Mr. Knight, Sir Henry North, Colonel King, Mr. Brampston, Mr. Broadrick, Mr. Goodrick, Sir Wm. Lewis, Mr. Crew, Mr. Shapcot, Sir Norton Knatchbull, Mr. Nathaniel Bacon, Mr. Lowther, Mr. Peckham, Mr. Harris, Mr. Ellison, Mr. Throckmorton, Sir John Talbot, Mr. Walpoole, Lord Richardson, Mr. Bulwer, Mr. Boscawen, Serjeant Glyn, Sir John Bowyer, Sir Edward Deering, Mr. Culliford, Mr. Annesley, Mr. Minors, Sir Lancelot Lake, Lord Bruce, Dr. Cleyton, Sir Edward Massey, Mr. Fox, Serjeant Browne, Mr. Henly, Major Cleyton, Sir Solomon Swale, Colonel Hugh Bethell, Sir Capell Luckin, Sir Henry Cesar, Mr. Mallet, Mr. Powell, Mr. Foxwist, Mr. Westfaly, Sir Tho. Middleton, Mr. Brand, Sir John Lowther, Sir Wm. Waller, Mr. Whitehead, Sir John Potts, Mr. Baker, Mr. Newton, Sir Henry Oxenden, Mr. Hampden: And they are to meet in the Exchequer Chamber To-morrow, at Two of Clock in the Afternoon: And that the Petition of the Ministers, read in this House the One-and-twentieth of July Instant; as also the Petition of Mr. Christopher Bellot; and the Proviso now tendered, touching Rejection by the late Commissioners for Approbation, and the want of Institution and Induction; be referred to this Committee.
Advances to the Public.
Mr. Annesley carried to the Lords the Votes, for their Concurrence, touching the Twenty thousand Pounds for his Majesty's Reception, and Interest for what is advanced thereof, to be charged on the Three Months Assessment.