Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Sabbati, 22 Martii, 14° Car.
Wye, &c. Navigation.
Resolved, That the said Bill be committed to Lord Herbert, Lord Bruce, Mr. Sandis, Serjeant Charlton, Sir Lanc. Lake, Mr. Pryn, Mr. Greenvile, Sir Rich. Braham, Sir Fra. Vincent, Mr. Smith, Sir Edw. Harley, Mr. Roger Vaughan, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Chetwyn, Sir Edm. Peirse, Mr. Churchill, Mr. Robinson, Sir Rich. Oatley, Colonel Kirkby, Mr. Morrice, Mr. Westphaling, Mr. Price, Sir John Brampston, Mr. Mountague, Mr. Birch, Mr. Taylor, Mr. Knight, Colonel Windham, Sir Edm. Pye, Mr. Scudamore, Sir Hum. Bennet, Sir Edw. Massey, Sir Tho. Meres, Mr. Coventry, Sir Solomon Swale, Mr. Clifford, Mr. Whorwood, Mr. Crouch, Sir Tho. Allen, Mr. Elliot, Sir Hen. North, Lord Falkland, Mr. Crooke, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Rich. Onslow, Mr. Hobby, Mr. Purcell, and all the Members of this House, that serve for the several Counties of Hereford, Gloucester, Monmouth, and the City of Bristoll: And they are to meet on Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And to hear all Parties concerned; and take care of their Interest.
Serjeant Charlton reports from the Committee of Privileges and Elections, touching the Election for the Town of Brecknock, That the Committee was of Opinion, That Sir Herbert Price was duly elected, and ought to sit as Burgess for the said Town.
Serjeant Charlton reports from the Committee of Privileges and Elections, touching the Election for the Borough of Leimster, That the Poll was denied to Mr. Coningsby, that was in Nomination for a Burgess for that Place; but he being a Prisoner in Execution for Debt, and not eligible, the denying the Poll to him could not avoid the Election: And therefore the Committee was of Opinion, that Mr. Cornwall and Mr. Graham were duly elected and returned as Burgesses for the said Borough of Leimster, and ought to sit.
Mr. Knight reports from the Committee to which the Bill for preventing Abuses in the Packing of Butter was re-committed, several new and additional Amendments to the said Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.
And the said Amendments being twice read; and, upon the Question, severally agreed to; and some Alterations being, upon the Question, agreed to be made to the Amendments formerly agreed to; and being made accordingly;
Sir Richard Temple reports from the Committee to which the Bill against importing foreign Bonelace, &c. was committed, several Amendments to the said Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.
D. of Albemarle's Patent.
Resolved, That the said Bill do pass: And that the Title shall be, An Act for Confirmation of certain Letters Patents, made and to be made to the Right Noble Lord George Duke of Albemarle, of several Honours, Manors, and Hereditaments, granted to him by his Majesty.
London, &c. Streets.
|Sir Tho. Littleton,||Tellers for the Noes:||77.|
|Mr. Whorwood,||With the Noes,|
|Lord St. John,||Tellers for the Yeas:||59.|
|Lord Angier,||With the Yeas,|
Resolved, That the said Proviso be committed to Sir John Denham, Serjeant Charlton, Sir John Brampston, Sir Rich. Ford, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir John Duncombe, Sir Rich. Onslow, Mr. Fane, Sir Robert Howard, Mr. Pryn, Mr. Jones, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Wm. Thompson, Mr. Smith, Mr. Jolly, Sir Tho. Meres, and all the Members of this House that serve for, or dwell within, the Cities of London and Westminster, or County of Middlesex: And they are to prepare a Clause to be added to the Bill for ascertaining the Places to be comprised in the Bill; and also to provide how the Surplus of the Revenue of Hackney Coaches shall be employed for repairing the Highways, of enlarging the Streets; and also to ascertain, in the Proviso, what Places or Streets shall be enlarged: And, for that Purpose, they are to meet this Afternoon, at Two of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to make Report thereof on Monday next.