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, 18 Octobris, 18 Car. IIdi.
STEPHEN Buizard did, this Day, take the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy, before Mr. Speaker, at the Clerk's Table, in order to his Naturalization.
A Bill to confirm a Decree, for inclosing Part of the Common of Outwood in Yorkshire, was read.
Ordered, That this Bill be read the Second time on Monday next.
Ordered, That the Bill against Duelling be read Tomorrow Morning.
A Bill to make good a Recovery, heretofore suffered by Bonham Fance, was read the Second time.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir John Heath, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Thom. Gower, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Charles Harbord, Colonel Birch, Mr. Wm. Mountague, Mr. Coleman, Mr. Phillips, Mr. Flint, Sir Edw. Masters, Mr. Millward, Sir Solom. Swale, Sir Francis Goodrick, Sir John Brampston, Sir Wm. Gawdy, Mr. Dowdeswell, Mr. Mallet, Sir Thom. Tompkins, Mr. Hardes, and all the Members of this House that are of the Long Robe, and all the Members that serve for the County of Kent: And they are to meet in the Speaker's Chamber, on Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Ordered, That the Committee to which the Bill for extending a former Act, touching Avowries and Distresses, to Wales, . . . ., do insert the Counties Palatine into the Bill: And all the Members that serve for the said several Counties are added to the Committee: And the Committee is also to consider, If the former Act be defective; and how it may be supplied.
Resolved, &c. That the House do resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed in the further Debate of the King's Supply.
And accordingly Mr. Speaker left the Chair: And
Mr. Millward took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Millward reports, That the Committee had made some Progress in the effectual raising Eighteen hundred thousand Pounds Supply for his Majesty: And humbly moves, That the House would appoint a Committee, to inspect the Rolls, and Returns in the Exchequer, of Chimney Money; and the Farmer and Farmers Books; or use any other Way of an Inspection therein; and thereupon to bring in, and report, an Estimate of the yearly Value of Chimney Money: That the House would appoint a Committee, to bring in a Bill for the Sale of Chimney Money: And that the House would resolve into a Committee of the whole House, To-morrow Morning, Ten of the Clock, to consider of a Compensation to his Majesty, in lieu of Chimney Money.
Resolved, &c. That a Committee be appointed to inspect the Rolls and Returns in the Exchequer, of Chimney Money; and the Farmer and Farmers Books; or use any other Means for an Inspection therein: And thereupon to bring in, and report, an Estimate of the yearly Value of Chimney Money; viz. Mr. Solicitor General, Mr. Trevor, Mr. Wm. Mountague, Mr. Millward, Colonel Reames, Mr. Dowdeswell, Sir Solom. Swale, Mr. Geo. Mountague, Mr. St. John, Sir Edm. Peirce, Sir Wm. Coventry, Sir Thom. Clifford, Mr. Prynn, Mr. Westphaling, Mr. Walter Strickland, Sir John Duncombe, Sir Edm. Wallpoole, Mr. Jones, Lord Cornbury, Sir Phill. Warwick, Mr. Seymour, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Morley, Mr. Orme, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Garraway, Sir John Talbot, Sir Robert Carre, Mr. Crouch, Sir Thom. Gower, Lord Richardson, Lord Castleton, Mr. Buller, Mr. Henry Coventry, Serjeant Charlton, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Thom. Strickland, Sir John Holland, Sir Edm. Pooley, Colonel Strangwaies, Sir John Heath, Sir Robert Atkins, Mr. Ford, Colonel Reames, Sir John Knight, Sir Robert Brookes, Colonel Sandys, Sir John Goodrick, Mr. Coleman, Lord Fanshaw, Mr. Ashburnham, Sir Edw. Thurland, Colonel Williams, Mr. George Clarke, Sir Fran. Clarke, Mr. Whorwood, Mr. Fowell, Mr. Cheyne, Sir John Lowther, Sir John Brampston, Mr. Trevor, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Anthony Eyre, Sir John Cotton, Mr. Taylor, Mr. Wm. Sandys, Sir Thom. Littleton, Sir Allen Broadrick, Sir Fran. Goodrick, Sir Richard Temple, Sir Edm. Wallpoole, Sir Robert Holt, Mr. Henry Clarke, Sir Wm. Tompson, Sir Thom. Tompkins, Sir John Birkenhead, Mr. Progers, Lord Herbert, Sir Allen Apsley, Sir Thom. Dolman, Mr. Wren, Sir James Thynn, Sir John Newton: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock, in the Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber: And to have Power to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Resolved, &c. That it be referred to the Committee appointed to bring in an Estimate of the yearly Value of Chimney Money, to prepare and bring in a Bill for the Purchasing off of Chimney Money: And all of the Long Robe are added to the said Committee: And the especial Care hereof is left to Mr. Solicitor, Sir Job Charlton, and Sir Edw. Thurland.
Resolved, &c. That the House be resolved into a Committee of the whole House, To-morrow Morning, Ten of the Clock, to consider of a Compensation to his Majesty, in lieu of Chimney Money; and of the effectual raising Eighteen hundred thousand Pounds Supply for his Majesty.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow Morning, Eight of the Clock.