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, 2 Januarii, 18 Car. IIdi.
Burying in Woolen.
Sir George Downing reports from the Committee to which the Bill for burying dead Persons in Woolen, . . . . several Amendments, agreed by the Committee to be made to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.
Lords desire a Conference, &c.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords desire a free Conference with this House, upon the Bill concerning the Importing of Irish Cattle; a Conference concerning the Poll Bill; upon the King's Answer concerning the taking Accompts; and upon the Bill of Coinage: And have sent you down a Bill for Uniting of Parishes, and Raising of Maintenance for Ministers, in the Town of Southampton: To which they desire the Concurrence of this House. And commands us to tell you, That they had agreed to the Bill for settling the Estate of John Bodvell Esquire, deceased.
Ordered, That Sir Richard Temple, Colonel Sandys, Mr. Seymour, Sir Robert Howard, Colonel Strangwaies, Sir Robert Atkins, Mr. Buscawen, Mr. Garraway, Sir Thom. Lee, Sir Robert Carr, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Thom. Meeres, Mr. Swynfen, be appointed to manage the present Conferences.
Defaulters to Call of the House.
Ordered, That every Knight of a Shire do pay Ten Shillings, and every other Member of the House Five Shillings; and that all that made Default in former Payments, do pay what is in Arrear: to be distributed by Mr. Speaker amongst the Under Officers attending the Service of the House.