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, 24 Aprilis, 14° Car.
Flax and Hemp.
Resolved, That the said Bill be committed to Colonel Birch, Mr. Knight, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir John Brampston, Sir Cha. Harbord, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Milward, Colonel Reames, Colonel Bishop, Mr. Wandesford, Sir James Smith, Mr. Clarke, Sir Tho. Gower, Mr. Westphaling, Serjeant Charlton, Sir Abraham Cullen, Mr. Moore, Colonel Robinson, Sir Edm. Peirse, Mr. Morris, Sir Rich. Ford, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Phil. Warwick, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Sir Fra. Clerke, Mr. Clifford, Mr. Stroude, Mr. Chetwyn, Sir John Rouse, Mr. Crouch, Sir Tho. Bludworth, Sir Edm. Pye, Mr. Yorke, Colonel Wanklyn, Sir Geo. Grubham How, Mr. Elliot, Dr. Burwell, Sir Cha. Hussey, Mr. Jones: And all the Members that come are to have Voices: And they are to meet this Afternoon, at Two of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Conference desired with Lords.
Ordered, That Sir Allan Brodrick do go up to the Lords, to desire a Conference upon that Amendment by them sent down for a Proviso touching Exeter House, to be added to the Bill for repairing the Streets and Highways in and near the Cities of London and Westminster; as to which Amendment only this House and the Lords did differ.
And Sir Lancelot Lake reported several Amendments to be further made to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: And the same were thrice read; and, upon the Question, severally agreed to.
Resolved, That the Bill, with the several Amendments and Provisoes agreed to, do pass: And that the Title shall be, An Act for repairing and enlarging the common Highways: And that the former Committee do see, That the Amendments be made, and Provisoes ingrossed and added; so as the Bill, and the several Amendments and Provisoes, may cohere and agree.
Hockley, &c. Road.
Ordered, That Sir John Duncomb have Leave to bring in a Bill for the Taking of a reasonable Toll of Coaches, Waggoners, Carriers, and Passengers, towards the Repair of the Highways between Hockley and Dunstable, in the County of Bedford.
Bills from Lords.
Ordered, That the Amendments to the Bill for regulating Customs, sent from the Lords, be read, and the Report touching the Fees of the Officers heard, on Saturday Morning next; and nothing else to intervene.
Uniformity of Worship.
Leave of Absence.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That Colonel Gilby, Mr. Scot, Dr. Birkinhead, Mr. Musgrave, Colonel Gray, Sir Hen. Puckering alias Newton, and Mr. Puckering alias Newton, be added to the Committee to whom the Bill for making navigable the River Wey in Surrey, is committed.