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, 1 Martii, 1664.
Resolved, &c. That the Name of Mrs. Mildred Dingley, be added to the Bill of Naturalization: And that the Amendments, sent from the Lords, having been twice read, be agreed, with the Addition of her Name.
Sir John Birkenhead reports from the Committee to which the Bill for ascertaining the Measure, and setting a Price on Coals, was committed, some Amendments agreed by the Committee 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: Which Amendments were twice read; and, upon the Question, agreed to.
Earl of Mulgrave's Estate.
St. Ives Election.
Lords agree to Conference;
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have commanded us to acquaint you, That they do agree to a present free Conference with this House, in the Painted Chamber, upon the Subject Matter of the last Conference upon the Bill concerning the Earl of Thanett, and a Conference upon the Message to be sent to his Majesty:
and to Bills.
And have also commanded us to acquaint you, That they agreed to these Bills following; viz. The Bill for regulating the Press; The Bill to enable the Chancellor of the Duchy to enable Commissioners to take Affidavits in the Country; To the Amendments, sent from this House, to the Bill for making the River Medway navigable; To the Amendments to the Bill for draining the Fen, called Deeping Fen, and other Fens therein mentioned; and To the Amendments to the Bill for enabling the Lord Henry Powlett, and others, to sell the Manor of Abbotts Anne; and also To the additional Bill for ordering the Excise.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords do agree with this House upon the Subject Matter of the last Conference; and have appointed Three Lords to attend his Majesty with the Message to be sent for a general Day to implore the Blessing of God upon his Majesty's Fleet, and naval Forces, against the Dutch; and desire this House would appoint a double Number of their Members to join with the Lords: And have sent the Lord Chamberlain to his Majesty, to know his Pleasure, When he will be attended.
Reversing Stauley's Attainder.
Bills from Lords.
Mr. Speaker, The Lord have returned you Two Bills; the One, A Bill to prevent Arrests of Judgments, and superseding Executions; and the other, a Bill to prevent Delays in extending Statutes, Judgments, and Recognizances; with some Amendments; to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
The Amendments, and Proviso, sent from the Lords, to the Bill to prevent Delays in extending Statues, Judgments, and Executions, were twice read: And all, except the last Proviso, concerning the Lord Rotchford, were, upon the Question, severally agreed to.
Conference desired with Lords.
Ordered, That a Conference be desired to be had with the Lords, upon the Proviso concerning the Lord Rotchford: And Sir Job Charleton, Mr. Pryn, Sir Tho. Clifford, and Sir John Birkenhead, are to manage the Conference.