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 Lunæ, 10 Decembris, 18 Car. IIdi.
Leave of Absence.
Members receiving the Sacrament.
Ordered, That the Thanks of this House be returned to Doctor Outrim and Mr. Wotton, for the Sermons by them preached Yesterday, before this House in Saint Margeret's Church, Westminster: And Mr. Crouch is to return the Thanks of the House to Doctor Outrim.
Resolved, &c. That it be referred to Mr. Solicitor, Sir Robert Howard, Colonel Strangwaies, Sir Thom. Littleton, Sir Fran. Goodrick, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Thom. Meres, Mr. Garraway, Sir Geo. Downing, Serjeant Charlton, Sir Richard Temple, Sir Richard Ford, to prepare and draw up Reasons for a Conference with the Lords, for this House adhering and disagreeing as to the Amendments, sent from the Lords, to the Bill concerning Foreign Cattle.
Resolved, &c. That a Committee be appointed to consider of the Heads of the Poll Bill; and thereupon prepare and bring in an Estimate of what may be thereby raised towards his Majesty's Supply; viz. Mr. Swynfen, Mr. Garraway, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Charles Harbord, Colonel Strangwaies, Sir John Lowther, Colonel Birch, Sir Edm. Wallpoole, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir Fran. Goodrick, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Job Charlton, Sir Phill. Warwick, Mr. Jolly, Mr. Jones, Sir Robert Howard, Mr. Spry; or any Five of them: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Two of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Burying in Woolen.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Mr. Pryn, Sir Thom. Higgons, Mr. Pepis, Mr. Comptroller, Sir Thom. Littleton, Sir Edm. Bowyer, Colonel Sandys, Sir Richard Temple, Mr. Garraway, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Richard Oateley, Sir Solom. Swale, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Thom. Lee, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir John Knight, Mr. Pleydall, Mr. Morice, Sir Jonathan Trelawney, Sir Thom. Allen, Sir Thom. Gower, Mr. Progers, Sir John Shaw, Doctor Burwell: And that this Committee be joined to the Committee formerly appointed for improving the English Manufactures; which is hereby revived: And that the Committee do sit To-morrow at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And it is recommended to Sir Geo. Downing to take care of the Bill.
Mr. Steward reports, That the Committee of the whole House had gone through the Proviso concerning the Taking of Accompts of Monies for carrying on the War; and made several Amendments thereunto: And, as to some Blanks in the Proviso, it was the Opinion of the Committee, That the House be humbly moved to fill them up.