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 Martis, 4 Decembris, 18 Car. IIdi.
Fire of London.
Leave of Absence.
Bricks and Tiles.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir John Frederick, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Thom. Allen, Mr. John Jones, Sir Wm. Thompson, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Richard Ford, Sir Richard Browne, Mr. Pryn, Sir John Talbott, Sir Wm. Doyley, Sir Thomas Meeres, Lord Fanshaw, Mr. Crouch, Sir Charles Harbord, Mr. Aldworth, Sir John Denham, Doctor Quarterman, Sir Wm. Doyley, Sir Richard Ford, Sir Edm. Pearse, Mr. Herbert, Mr. Serjeant Mainard, Sir Robert Carr, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Anthony Irby, Mr. Jolly, Colonel Reames, Mr. Hungerford, Sir Thom. Lee, Mr. Pepis, Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Morice. Sir Charles Cotterell, Sir Thomas Bloudworth, Sir Hen. Fran. Lea, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir John Talbott, Sir Wm. Fleetwood, Sir Solom. Swale, Sir Thom. Tompkyns: 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 send for Bricklayers and Tile Makers, and such Persons, Papers, and Records, as they shall find necessary.
Leave of Absence.
A Member's Petition to the King.
Ordered, That the Members of this House, which are of his Majesty's Privy Council, do attend his Majesty, to know his Pleasure, When Mr. Speaker and the House shall attend him, with the Petition of the Lord Saint John.
Resolved, &c. That the House do, from henceforth, meet every Morning at Nine of the Clock, and sit till Twelve; and do meet again every Afternoon at Two of the Clock; and do rise punctually at Six of the Clock at Night; and proceed in Dispatch of the Poll Bill, the Bill concerning Irish Cattle, and other publick Business.
House to sit.
Thurscros, &c. Nat.
Mr. Steward reports, That the Committee of the whole House had gone through the Poll Bill; and perfected the same, with several Amendments, Additions, and Provisoes: And humbly moved, That the same might be reported to the House To-morrow Morning.