Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Mercurii, 19Martii, 14° Car.
Relief of Loyalists.
LORD Bruce reports from the Committee appointed to receive Proposals for the further Supply of the Loyal Party, That they had prepared a Bill for Distribution of the Threescore thousand Pounds, and for some further Provision for them; and that they did desire the House would appoint some Members to attend his Majesty, . . . . when, and in what Manner, the said Money shall be distributed: Which Bill, being delivered in, was read the First time.
Upon Information, That Mr. Broome Whorwood, a Member of this House, coming out of London last Night, was seized and detained by one Richard Chase, a Constable, and his Watch, at Bishopgate; and not suffered to pass, either in his Coach, or on Foot, although there was no Restraint put upon any other Person that had occasion to pass that Way, but only upon the said Mr. Whorwood, although the Constable was informed, that he was a Member of Parliament; and declared, that he acted by a Power that was above the Parliament, and would not permit . . to pass.
Ordered, That the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, or his Deputy, do apprehend the said Richard Chase, and take him into Custody, to answer this Misdemeanor, and Breach of Privilege, objected against him, in seizing and detaining the said Mr. Whorwood; and his uncivil Usage towards him.
Resolved, That the said Bill be committed to Sir Tho. Ingram, Sir Tho. Strickland, Sir Lanc. Lake, Mr. Clifford, Mr. Churchill, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Sol. Swale, Sir Nich. Crispe, Mr. Graham, Colonel Phillips, Colonel Reames, Sir Edm.Peirse, Mr. Wandesford, Sir Tho. Allen, Dr. Burwell, Mr.Chetwynd, Mr.Mountague, Colonel Gilby, Mr.Scawen, Mr.Scudamore, Colonel Kirkby, SirChichester Wray, Sir Clifford Clifton, Colonel Bishop, Sir John Talbott, Lord Bruce, Sir Tho. Gower, Sir Tho. Leigh, Mr. Cofferer, Sir John Denham, Mr. Birch, Colonel Robinson, Sir Rich. Ford, Sir Rich. Onslow, Mr. Westphaling, Sir James Smith, Mr.Pryn, Mr.Mountague, Sir Clement Fisher, Colonel Trelawney, Sir Cha. Harbord, Sir Phil. Musgrave, Mr.Wm.Sandys, Mr. Price, Sir Edw. Massey, Sir Wm. Fleetwood, Sir John Goodrick, Mr. Culleford, Mr.Musgrave, Colonel Strangwayes, Sir Cha. Berkley, Sir Robert Howard, Colonel Arundell, Mr.Crouch, Mr.Crook, Mr.Whorwood, Sir Hen. Newton, Sir Tho. Mompesson, Sir John Nicholas, Mr.Aldworth, Sir John Coriton: And they are to meet in the Speaker's Chamber, at Two of the Clock this Afternoon: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And to hear and consider such Proposals as shall be made, for Satisfaction of such Monies as have heretofore been lent, or taken up, for Supply of his late Majesty's Occasions, in the Time of the War; and are still unpaid.
Wye, &c. Navigation.
E. of Huntington's Estate.
Sir Edmund Peirse reports from the Committee to which the ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, to confirm the Sale of certain Lands, sold by Ferdinando late Earl of Huntington, for Payment of his own and his Father's Debts, was committed, That the Committee had carefully perused the Bill; and found no Defect, or Cause of Alteration or Amendments therein.
L. Campden's Estate.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have sent you a Bill, intituled, An Act for settling a Capital Messuage or Mansion House, with the Appurtenances, in Kensington, in the County of Middlesex, upon Baptist Viscount Campden, and his Heirs: To which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
Frauds in Customs.
A Proviso for Ships of Burden and Defence to be built, maintained, and employed, in Trade, into the Mediterranean Seas, was twice read: And some Amendments being, upon the Question, agreed to be made thereto;
|Mr.Biscawen,||Tellers for the Yeas:||41.|
|Mr.Fowell,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir Tho.Bludworth,||Tellers for the Noes:||91.|
|Mr. King,||With the Noes,|