Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Martis, 5 Aprilis, 16° Car. IIdi.
FRANCIS Smith, alias Lefeburne, John Longuett, and Peter Overing, did, this Day, take the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy, before Mr. Speaker, at the Clerk's Table, in order to their Naturalization.
Writs of Error.
Mr. Pryn reports from the Committee to which the ingrossed Bill sent from the Lords, to prevent Abatements of Writs of Error, upon Judgments had in the Exchequer, was committed, one Amendment agreed to be made to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Mr. Dowdeswell, Colonel Kirkby, Sir John Packington, Mr. Morice, Sir John Brampston, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Courtney Poole, Sir John Birkinhead, Mr. Lucy, Sir Tho. Allen, Mr. Crouch, Sir Rowland Berkley, Sir Robert Atkyns, Sir Edm. Pooley, Sir John Roll, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Phillips, Mr. Edw. Seymour, Sir Edm. Peirse, Sir John Trot, Mr. Pryn, Mr. Giles Strangwayes, Sir John Covert, Sir Tho. Meres, Mr. Hen. Coventry, Sir John Holland, Sir Hen. Worsley, Sir John Shaw, Mr. Solicitor General, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Edw. Walpoole, Sir Bain. Throckmorton, Mr. John Vaughan, Mr. Whittaker, Sir Wm. Fleetwood, Mr. Prideaux, Mr. Clifford, Sir Allan Apsley, Sir John Tuston, Mr. George, Sir Fra. Clarke, Sir Rich. Ingoldsby, Sir Edw. Hale, Sir Tho. Smith, and all the Members of this House that serve for the several Counties of Worcester, Hereford, and Gloucester: 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.
Leave of Absence.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That this Petition be referred to the Committee of Elections: And that they do meet this Afternoon; and agree a Time to send for Persons and Papers, and to hear the Cause upon this Petition: And, if they find a Miscarriage in the Mayor of Northampton, to report it specially to the House.
Message from the King.
Mr. Speaker, the Lords have commanded us to acquaint you, That his Majesty hath sent Word, That he will be at the House of Lords, about Eleven of the Clock this Morning, to pass the Bill concerning Triennial Parliaments.
The House then resolved itself into a Committee of the whole House, to take into Consideration the Bill for the better collecting and levying of the additional Revenue, established on his Majesty, his Heirs and Successors, for the better Support of his and their Crown and Dignity.
Message to attend the King.
Resolved, &c. That the said Petition be referred to the Committee to which the additional Bill for Relief of the Poor is committed: And the Committee is hereby impowered to receive such Petitions, of the like Nature, as shall be offered to them.