Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Jovis, 6 Martii, 14 Car.
ORDERED, That all such Members of this House, that shall come to the Committee to which the Bill concerning the Great Level of the Fens, called Bedford Level, is committed, shall have Voices at the said Committee.
The Question being put, That the Order made Yesterday for the Commitment of Sir Thomas Longvile and his Lady, and other Persons therein named, to the Custody of the Serjeant at Arms, for a Breach of Privilege objected against them, shall stand;
|Lord Ancram,||Tellers for the Yeas:||37.|
|Sir Rich. Everard,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir Tho. Strickland,||Tellers for the Noes:||25.|
|Mr. Strickland,||With the Noes,|
Restoring Lord Culpepper.
Southwarke, &c. Court of Conscience.
Sir Edmund Peirse reports from the Committee to which the Bill for repairing of Dover Harbour was committed, several Amendments to the said Bill; and a Proviso, with one Amendment thereto, to be added to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and after, delivered in the same at the Clerk's Table. Which said Amendments and Proviso, being twice read, were, upon the Question, severally agreed unto.
Resolved, upon the Question, That this Bill be re-committed to the former Committee, as touching the Manner and Quantity of the Imposition therein mentioned: And they are to meet, on Saturday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber; and to receive any Proposals that shall be made by any of the Parties to the Petition this Day presented, conducing to a more fitting and reasonable Way for the Raising of Money for the Repair of the said Harbour, which this House thinks to be a Work very fit to be done: To which end, Sir Richard Ford and Mr. John Jones have undertaken to give them Notice: And the said Committee are to make their Report herein, with all convenient Speed.
Sir John Brampston made Report, That the Committee had made a further Progress in the said Bill; and desired, that this House might again resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, on Saturday Morning next, to resume the further Debate of the said Bill.