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, 20 Decembris, 18 Car. IIdi.
Resolved, &c. That it be referred to Mr. Speaker, to examine the Matter; and, if he find that the said Wm. Jackson was sued and arrested contrary to the Privilege of this House, to give Order for his Discharge, and for Stay of all Proceedings in the Suit.
Ordered, That in all Causes of the like Nature, where Servants of Members are alleged to be arrested in Breach of Privilege, it be referred to Mr. Speaker; and, if he find it so, to give Order for their Discharge, and for Stay of the Suit.
Fire of London Judicature.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill do pass: And that the Title shall be, An Act for erecting a Judicature for Determining of Differences touching Houses burnt or demolished by reason of the late Fire which happened in London.
Resolved, &c. That a Committee be appointed to consider of the Abatement to be made to the City of London of their Proportion, and of the Surplus charged, in Proportion, on other Places, more than the One Million Three hundred thousand Pounds; and see what will be wanting to make up the One Million Three hundred thousand Pounds to his Majesty: And that it be referred to Mr. Garraway, Mr. Scowen, Colonel Birch, Mr. Jones, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Jolly, Mr. Swynfen, Sir Thom. Allen, Mr. Buscowen, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Thomas Lee, Sir Thom. Clerges, Sir Thomas Bloudworth, Sir Geo. Downing, or any Five of them, to report the Matter to the House: And to meet at Two of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.