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, 17 Januarii, 16 Car. IIdi.
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Sir Lanc. Lake, Mr. Rigby, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Hen. Herbert, Sir John Birkinhead, Sir Anth. Irby, Mr. Mountague, Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Solo. Swale, Sir John Brampston, Sir Tho. Tomkins, Sir Cliff. Clifton, Sir Tho. Bludworth, Colonel Gilby, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Rich. Wiseman, Sir Capell Luckin, Colonel Sandys, Sir Edm. Pooley, Sir Robert Atkyns, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Sir Wm. Tirringham, Mr. Herbert, Colonel Whitley, Mr. Seymour, Colonel Robinson, Sir Jeoffrey Shakerley, Sir John Heath, Lord Fanshaw, Mr. Musgrave, Dr. Rishton, Sir Robert Carr, Sir John Shaw: And they are to meet at Two of the Clock To-morrow, in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to take the Petition of Mr. Nevill also into Consideration; and examine the Matter of Fact: And to summon and hear all Parties concerned: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Mr. Rigby reports from the Committee appointed to peruse the old Laws, and also the Acts lately made, concerning the Highways; and to see wherein they are defective; That the Committee had met, and agreed upon Two Votes; viz.
Ordered, That it be referred to the same Committee, to look into the former Act for amending the Highways; and to see. How far the same may be made practicable, and put in Execution; and to bring in a Bill, as they see Occasion, to put the same so far forth in Execution, as may be most effectual for the repairing and maintaining the Highways.
Sir Robert Atkyns reports from the said Committee, That they had made good Progress in the said Bill; and desired, that the House would resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, To-morrow Morning at Ten of the Clock, to make a further Progress therein.