Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Veneris, 14 Junii, 13° Car. Regis.
Leave of Absence.
Mr. Dennis reported several Amendments to the Bill enabling the Sale of some of the Lands of Thomas Hunt Esquire, and John Hunt Gentleman, for Payment of their Debts: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and then delivered in the same at the Table: Which several Amendments being twice read;
Court of Wards.
Resolved, That it be referred to a Committee, to examine what legal Offices of the said Court of Wards were established by the Statute; and to examine and hear the several Claims of the several Officers belonging to such Offices, and report it to the House; and withal to present some Means how they may have Recompence for their Places: And the same was committed to Sir Robert Atkins, Lord Bruce, Lord St. John, Sir Edm. Peirse, Sir Wm. Campton, Sir Tho. Leigh, Sir John Brampston, Sir Solomon Swale, Mr. Jonathan Trelawney, Sir Charles Cornwallis, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Robert Phillips, Sir John Covert, Mr. Thurland, Lord Falkland, Mr. Fowell, Mr. Coryton, Mr. Hen. Coventry, Sir Antho. Irby, Mr. Clifford, Sir Allen Brodrick, Mr. Swanton, Sir John Goodrick, Mr. Knight, Mr. Shaw, Sir Henry Newton, Sir George Reeve, Sir Courtney Poole, Mr. Edw. Phillips, Mr. Windham, Sir Lancelot Lake, Mr. Strangwayes, Mr. Lovelace, Sir Allen Apsley, Sir Bainham Throckmorton, Mr. Wm. Coventry, Mr. Wm. Sandis, Sir Henry Puckering, Mr. John Vaughan, Mr. Seamor, Mr. Roberts, Mr. Street, Sir Henry Leu, Lord Rich. Butler, Sir Hugh Bethell, Sir Hump. Winch, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Sir Tho. Hebblethwayte, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Biscowen, Mr. Pleadwell, Sir Tho. Jones, Sir Phillip Warwick, Sir Henry Worsley, Mr. Dowdswell, Mr. Lowther, Sir Tho. Ingram, Mr. Edw. Seymor, Mr. Playters, Sir Wm. Fleetwood, Sir Heneage Finch, Dr. Burrell, Mr. Churchill, Mr. Chichley, Sir Tho. Dolman, Sir Richard *, Sir George Clerk, Mr. Newton alias Puckring, Mr. Ashburnham, Mr. Tho. Coventry: And they are to meet on Monday next, at Two of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber; and to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Repairs of Churches.
The Question being put, That the Bill for the enabling of Churchwardens to assess and levy Monies for Repair of Churches, and other Occasions incident to their Office, should be this Day read the Second time;
And the Bill being accordingly read; the same was committed to Sir Henry North, Mr. Birch, Mr. Clifton, Mr. Lowther, Sir Allen Apsley, Sir Francis Finch, Mr. Biscowen, Mr. Wm. Coventry, Lord Cavendish, Mr. Bunkley, Mr. Peckham, Sir Lancelot Lake, Mr. Chichley, Mr. Pryn, Sir Antho. Irby, Sir John Rolls, Mr. Carew, Mr. Taylor, Mr. Swanton, Sir Henry Worsley, Mr. Henry Williams, Mr. Reames, Sir John Goodrick, Mr. Shaw, Mr. Goodrick, Mr. Henry Coventry, Sir Henry Herbert, Mr. Windham, Mr. Fane, Mr. Lewes Palmer, Sir John Brampston, Mr. Stafford, Sir Benjamin Ayloff, Sir John Duncomb, Lord Brereton, Mr. Mountague, Mr. Coriton, Mr. Walden, Mr. Collins, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Charles Cornwallis, Colonel Gilby, Sir George Reeve, Sir Edm. Peirse, Lord Bruce, Sir Hugh Bethell, Sir Phillip Warwick, Colonel Windham, Sir Henry Newton, Sir Roger Bradshaw, Sir Tho. Ingram, Sir Robert Bolls, Dr. Burrell, Sir Tho. Fanshaw, Lord Rich. Butler, Mr. Milward, Mr. Clifford, Mr. Jeffery Palmer, Mr. Phinees Andrews, Mr. Potter, Mr. Churchill, Sir Edm. Pooley, Sir George Sandis, Mr. Herbert, Mr. Swinfen, Mr. Tho. Coventry, Lord Cornbury, Serjeant Keeling, Mr. Wren, Mr. Aldworth, Sir George Clerke, Mr. Rigby, Sir Phillip Musgrave, Mr. Musgrave, Serjeant Charleton, Sir Charles Harbord, Mr. Knight, Sir Tho. Meres, Sir Robert Brooke, Mr. Steward, Sir Robert Holt, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Streete, Sir Tho. Leigh, Mr. Bulteel, Mr. Flint, Sir Wm. Compton, Mr. Waller, Mr. Wm. Sandis, Mr. Whorard, and all the Members of this House, that shall be present at the said Committee, are to have Votes thereat: And they are to meet on Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the Exchequer Chamber: And the King's Advocate, and any of his Counsel at Law, or any other Counsel, are to be heard, if they desire it: And the said Committee are to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.