Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Mercurii, 25 die Januarii, 16 Car. IIdi.
Bricks and Tiles.
Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do attend the Lord High Chancellor of England, and desire him, that he would be pleased to give Order, That, when any Writs for electing new Members are sealed, the same be delivered to the proper Officer for executing such Writs; or, in case he be not in Town, then to one of the Knights that serve for the County into which the Writ shall issue.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Lanc. Lake, Mr. Morrice, Sir Clifford Clifton, Sir Tho. Allan, Sir Hump. Winch, Sir Tho. Meres, Sir Tho. Gower, Sir Job Charleton, Sir John Brampston, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Pepis, Sir Allan Apsley, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Mr. Hobby, Sir John Monson, Mr. Trevor, Sir John Heath, Mr. Finch, Sir Tho. Tompkins, Sir Tho. Higgons, Lord Fanshaw, Sir Robert Howard, Lord Richardson, Mr. Waller, Mr. Gyles Hungerford, Mr. Pryn, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Phillip Warwick, Sir John Birkenhead, Mr. Rigby, Sir Solo. Swale, Sir John Knight, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Pleydwell, Mr. Boscawen, Sir John Goodrick, Sir James Smith, Mr. Street, Mr. Jay, Sir Wm. Fleetwood, Mr. Hardes, Sir Edm. Pye, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Winst. Churchill, Sir Tho. Lee, Sir Hen. Herbert, Sir Geo. Ryve, Mr. Onslow: And they are to meet Tomorrow at Two of the Clock, in the Exchequer Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And they are to take an Account, what Money has been raised, in pursuance of the former Act; and how it has been employed: And to report the Matter to the House.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee to which the Bill for taking away Damage Cleere was committed, to inquire how the said Bill came to be miscarried: And that a Copy of the said Bill be read Tomorrow Morning.
London, &c. Assessment.
The Question being put, That the Sum of Five hundred Pounds per mensem be abated to the City of London, over and above the One hundred Pounds per mensem already abated unto them, out of the Forty thousand Pounds;
|Sir Jo. Frederick,||Tellers for the Yeas:||98.|
|Mr. Jones,||With the Yeas,|
|Sir John Talbott,||Tellers for the Noes:||71.|
|Sir Lanc. Lake,||With the Noes,|
Resolved, &c. That the Sum of Two hundred Fifty Pounds, Part of the Five hundred Pounds taken off from the City of London, be added to the Medium of the County of Middlesex and Westminster, without Offices.
Resolved, &c. That One hundred Twenty-five Pounds, other Part of the remaining Sum of Two hundred and Fifty Pounds, be added to the Medium of the County of Middlesex and Westminster, in respect of Offices.
Bricks and Tiles.
Ordered, That these Members following be added to the Committee to whom the Bill for the true Making of Brick and Tile is committed; viz. Sir Hump. Winch, Mr. Evelyn, Mr. Goring, Mr. James, Sir Rich. Oateley, Sir John Talbott, Sir John Coryton, Mr. Garraway, Mr. Packer, Mr. Sandys, Mr. Scawen.