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, 17 die Februarii, 14 Car. Regis.
A PETITION of the Inhabitants in the Parishes of Hendon, Edgware, Great Stanmore, Little Stanmore, Kingsbury, Wilsden, Hamsted, Maribone, &c. in the County of Middlesex, touching the Highways, was this Day read.
E. of Derby's Estate.
Resolved, That the same be committed to Dr. Birkenhead, Sir John Goodrick, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Colonel Kirkby, Sir Clement Throgmorton, Sir William Doyley, Sir Thomas Leigh, Mr. Bullen Reames, Sir Thomas Gore, Mr. Crooke, Sir Edmond Pooley, Sir Henry North, Mr. Attorney of the Duchy, Mr. Chetwynd, Colonel Shackerley, Sir Edmond Peirse, Sir Robert Howard, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Mr. WilliamSandys, Sir William Lewes, Colonel Gray, Mr. Whitley, Sir Charles Berkeley, Sir Adrian Scroope, Sir William Stroud, Sir Gervas Clifton, Sir John Norton, Mr. Musgrave, Mr. Arundell, Mr. George Clerke, Colonel Robinson, Sir Solomon Swale, Colonel Gray, Colonel Windham, Mr. Arundell, Sir William Lowther, Mr. Scudamore, Sir Robert Holt, Sir Courtney Poole, Colonel Gilby, Sir James Smith, Sir Thomas Allan, Colonel Phillips, Lord Ancram, Mr. Chicheley, Mr. Coventry, Sir Anthony Irby, Sir Robert Atkins, Mr. Lewes, Mr. Mountague, Sir Edward Moseley, Sir William Hayward, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Clifford Clifton, Sir John Denham, Mr. Griffith, Lord Gorges, Mr. Churchill, Mr. Culleford, Lord Bruce, Sir John Hotham, Mr. Ashburneham, Mr. Pudsey, Mr. Clifford, Mr. Goring, Mr. Harbord, Lord Richardson, Sir Phillip Musgrave, Sir Richard Malleverer, Mr. Jaye, Mr. Trevanion, Mr. Lowther, and all the Knights, Citizens, and Burgesses, who serve for the Counties of Chester and Lancaster; and the Members of this House that are of the Long Robe: And they are to meet in the Exchequer Chamber To-morrow, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And they are particularly to consider of the Fraud and Surprize, in hindering the Earl of Derby from purchasing the Manors and Lands in Question: And they are likewise to take into Consideration, the Petition of Sir John Trevor, Knight, Andrew Ellize, and George Twisleton, Purchasers of the Premises.
The House then resumed the Debate upon the Bill for constituting Corporations in the Cities of London and Westminster, and in the several Cities and Counties within the Kingdom of England, and Dominion of Wales, and Town of Barwick upon Tweede, for the better Relief and Employment of the Poor, and for the preventing of Poor, by the Settling of them; and for the better Execution of the Laws against Rogues and Vagabonds.
And Sir William Tompson reports from the Committee to which it was referred to bring in a Clause for settling a Corporation apart for the City of London, some Amendments to the Bill; and a Clause for settling the said Corporation: Which were thrice read; and, upon the Question, agreed unto.
|Mr. Marvill,||Tellers for the Yeas:||63.|
|Mr. Sandys,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir Clifford Clifton,||Tellers for the Noes:||77.|
|Colonel Robinson,||With the Noes,|
A Proviso, on the Behalf of Christ's Hospital, in relation to the Hundred and Twenty poor Children taken into that Hospital, and some other Particulars, was twice read; and after some Amendments made therein, was, upon the Question, agreed unto.
Resolved, That the Title of the said Bill shall be, An Act for constituting Corporations in the Cities of London and Westminster, and in the several Cities and Counties within the Kingdom of England, and Dominion of Wales, and Town of Barwick upon Tweed, for the better Relief and Employment of the Poor; and for the Preventing of Poor, by the Settling of them; and for the better Execution of the Laws against Rogues and Vagabonds.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the House will, To-morrow at Ten of the Clock, take into Consideration the Amendments, sent from the Lords, to the Bill for confirming the Act of Ministers, and Two other publick Acts.
Reversing E. of Strafford's Attainder.
10 per Cent. Interest.
Then the House, according to an Order of the Fifteenth of this Instant, resolved itself into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed into the further Debate of the Bill for Toleration of taking Ten Pounds per Cent. on Loans to his Majesty.