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 Veneris, 25 Jan. 18 Car. IIdi.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir John Talbott, Sir Thomas Clerges, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Clifford Clifton, Sir John Morton, Sir Thomas Osborne, Sir Adam Browne, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Churchill, Mr. Bartu, Mr. Mainard, Sir John Bennett, Sir Solom. Swale, Sir John Heath, Sir Edw. Massey, Colonel Birch, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Gilbert Talbott, Lord Cornbury, Mr. Wm. Sandys, Mr. Millward, and all the Members that serve for the several Counties of Stafford, Warwick, and Salop: And they are to meet at Two of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Lord Norris' Estate.
An ingrossed Bill for granting the Sum of Twelve hundred fifty-six thousand Three hundred Forty-seven Pounds Thirteen Shillings to the King's Majesty, towards the Maintenance of the present War, was read; And some Amendments were, upon the Question, agreed; and made at the Table.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill do pass: And that the Title shall be, An Act for granting the Sum of Twelve hundred fifty-six thousand Three hundred Forty-seven Pounds Thirteen Shillings to the King's Majesty, towards the Maintenance of the present War.
Bills from Lords, &c.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have sent you down a Bill, intituled, An Act for Redress of Inconveniences by Want of Proof of the Decease of Persons beyond the Seas on absenting themselves, upon whose Lives Estates do depend: Likewise another Bill, for confirming, explaining, and enlarging an Act to enable John Lord Abergavenny to sell certain Lands for Payment of his Debts, and Preferment of his Brother and Sisters: To both which the Lords desire the Concurrence of this House.
The Lords have also returned you a Bill, intituled, An Act for settling an Estate in Trust, for the Benefit of Mrs. Eliz. Pride, and her Children, with some Alterations and Amendments: To which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
Sir Thomas Littleton reports from the Committee to which the Bill for Preventing and Punishing of the voluntary Absence of Members of the Commons House of Parliament, several Additions, Alterations, and Amendments agreed by the Committee to be made Part of the Bill: Which he read in his Place; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Which being twice read;
|Sir Thomas Lee,||For the Noes,||43.|
|Sir Thom. Littleton,|
|Sir Thomas Higgons,||For the Yeas,||61.|