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, 28 Martii, 16 Car. IIdi.
MR. Pryn reports, That Sir William Lowther and He had compared the Title of the Act, intituled, An Act for the preventing of Inconveniencies happening by the long Intermission of Parliaments; and found it agree in Terms with the Title of the Act upon Record in the Roll.
Partition of Lands.
Call of the House.
Resolved, &c. That the Penalty of Ten Pounds, for a Fine, be imposed on every Knight of a Shire; and Five Pounds on every Citizen, Burgess, or Baron of Cinque Port; who shall make Default in attending when the House is next Called over, whose Excuse shall not be allowed by the House.
|Sir Rich. Temple,||Tellers for the Yeas:||83.|
|Sir Tho. Meres,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir John Talbot,||Tellers for the Noes:||140.|
|Colonel Kirkby,||With the Noes,|
|Sir Anth. Cope,||Tellers for the Yeas:||88.|
|Sir Cha. Hussey,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir Edm. Pooley,||Tellers for the Noes:||134.|
|Sir Wm. Gawdy,||With the Noes,|
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill do pass: And that the Title shall be, An Act for the Assembling and Holding of Parliaments once in Three Years at the least; and for the Repeal of an Act, intituled, An Act for the Preventing of Inconveniencies happening by the long Intermission of Parliaments.
Ordered, That Sir Adrian Scroope and Mr. Milward be added to the Committee to which the Bill to make void certain Conveyances made by Sir John Packington to Christopher Henne, and others, of certain Lands and Hereditaments lying in or near Aylesbury in the County of Bucks, was committed.
Ordered, That the Committee to which the Bill to prevent the delivering up English Merchant Ships to Turkish Ships, and other Sea Pirates, was committed, be adjourned till To-morrow in the Afternoon, Two of the Clock.