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 Mercurii, 12 Decembr. 18 Car. IIdi.
Resolved, &c. That the Petition be referred to the same Committee to which the Bill for Sale of Goring House was committed; to examine the Matter of the Petition; and report it, with their Opinions, to the House.
Lord Strangford's Estate.
Mr. Seymour reports from the Committee to which the Bill for taking the Accompts of publick Monies was committed, some Amendments, agreed by the Committee, to be made to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence; and delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Which, being twice read, were, with some Alterations, upon the Question, agreed to.
Mr. Speaker, The House of Peers have considered of your Votes complaining of the Patent granted to the Canary Company; which being not delivered at a Conference, with your Reasons, nor in the usual Manner of Complaints in Parliament, their Lordships have proceeded no further therein.
Ordered, That Mr. Serjeant Mainard, Mr. Steward, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Thomas Meres, Mr. Pryn, and Mr. Mallet, or any Two of them, be appointed to examine the Poll Bill, with the Amendments; and to see that it do cohere, and be rightly ingrossed.
Resolved, &c. That the Committee to which the Consideration of the Patent of the Canary Company was committed, be revived; and do sit this Afternoon at Three of the Clock; and do prepare and draw up Reasons, to be given at a Conference with the Lords, upon the Matter concerning the Canary Company.
Sir Robert Howard reports from the Committee appointed to prepare Reasons to be given at a Conference with the Lords, upon the Amendments sent down from the Lords to the Bill touching Irish Cattle, several Reasons, agreed by the Committee: Which he opened; and read in his Place.
Duty on Sealed Paper.
Mr. Spry reports from the Committee to which it was referred to bring in an Estimate, What the Imposition on sealed Paper and Parchment might amount to, and to prepare and bring in a Bill for assessing and collecting that Duty, That the Committee had agreed an Estimate; and prepared a Bill, according to the Direction and Order of the House: Which Estimate he read in his Place; and opened the Bill; and after, delivered both in at the Clerk's Table.
|Sir Edm. Pooley,||For the Yeas,||58.|
|Sir John Talbott,|
|Sir Thomas Littleton,||For the Noes,||50.|