Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Jovis, 11 Octobris, 18 Car. IIdi.
Preachers thanked, &c.
ORDERED, That the Thanks of this House be returned to Mr. Frampton and Mr. Stilling fleete, for the Sermons by them preached Yesterday before this House: And that they be desired to print their Sermons: And Colonel Edm. Windham and Sir John Cotton are to return the Thanks, and acquaint them with the Desires of the House.
Ordered, That Dr. Dalbyn Dean of Westminster, and Dr. Outrim Rector of St. Margaret's Westminster, be desired to print the Sermons by them preached before the House the last publick Fast Day: And that the Lord Ancram and Sir Robert Long are to acquaint them with the Desires of the House.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Mr. Street, Mr. Pryn, Sir Solom. Swale, Sir John Goodrick, Lord Allington, Mr. Brunckard, Sir Robert Carre, Mr. Hungerford, Colonel Kirkby, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Robert Atkins, Mr. Phillips, Mr. Hoby, Sir Rowland Berkley, Mr. Barnaby, Sir Richard Oatley, Sir Wm. Smith, Sir Thom. Tompkins, Sir Richard Everard, Mr. Devereux, Mr. Herbert, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Thom. Gower, Mr. Hobby, Sir Humfry Wynch, Mr. Mainard, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Weld, Mr. Clarke, Sir James Thynn, Sir Wm. Doyley, Sir Thomas Clerges, Sir Richard Braham, Sir Capell Luckin, Mr. Sandys, Mr. Bulteele, Mr. Pleydall, Sir John Denham, Sir John Shawe, Sir Edm. Pearse, Sir John Packington, Sir Wm. Lewis, Sir Abraham Cullen, Sir Hen. Wood, Sir John Knight, Mr. Chetwyn, Mr. Dawson, Mr. Daniell, Sir Wm. Gawdy, Colonel Strode, Sir Francis Vincent: And all the Members that shall come are to have Voices: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber; and to inspect the former Laws of this Nature now in Force; and to reduce them into one Law, if they can: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Ordered, That all further Proceedings in the Cause depending in Chancery, wherein Dean Hardy is Plaintiff, against Mr. Herbert, a Member of this House, be stayed during the Sessions of this Parliament.
Sir Wm. Lowther reports from the Committee appointed to inspect the publick Accompts, That the Committee had met several Times; and taken great Pains; and had drawn up a Report, in Writing, for the better Information of the House: Which he opened, and read in his Place; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.
|Colonel Legg,||With the Yeas,||111.|
|Sir Thom. Lee,||With the Noes,||171.|
|Mr. Hen. Coventry,||For the Yeas: With||149.|
|Mr. Whorwood,||For the Noes: With||125.|
Ordered, That the Committee appointed to peruse the Laws be revived; and do sit To-morrow in the Afternoon, in the Place formerly appointed: And Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Edw. Thurland, and Mr. Dowdeswell, are added to the Committee.