Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Martis, 29 die Novembris, 1670.
Duke of Albemarle's Estate.
Resolved, &c. That the House do again resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to consider of any further Means or Propositions which shall be offered, towards the raising of his Majesty's Supply.
Serjeant Charlton reports the Case concerning the Breach of Privilege objected to be committed against Mr. Jay, a Member of this House, by Clipsey Guibon Gentleman, Thomas Cawdell, and Edward Miles; and that the Committee, upon the Examination of the Matter, were of Opinion, that in this Case there was no Breach of Privilege committed.
|Lord Richardson,||for the Noes,||87.|
|Sir John Pettus,|
|Sir Robert Carr,||for the Yeas,||66.|
|Sir Nich. Carew,||for the Yeas,||60.|
|Sir Thom. Higgons,||for the Noes,||65.|
Clipsey Guibon, Thom. Cadwell, and Edward Miles, being called in; and kneeling at the Bar of the House; and having a Reprimand given them by Mr. Speaker; were acquainted, that it was the Pleasure of the House, that, upon their Submission, they should be discharged, paying their Fees: But that they were to deliver the Possession, of the Sheep Walk only, in Question, to Mr. Jay.
Duty on French Goods.
Ordered, That it be referred to Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Garraway, Sir Thom. Meeres, Mr. Love, Colonel Birch, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Char. Harbord, or any Three of them, to consider and bring in an enacting Clause, to be added to some Bill, for laying such an Imposition on French and other foreign Goods and Commodities, as may discourage the bringing them in.
Fitz James' Estate.
Ordered, That all Committees that were to sit this Afternoon, be adjourned till Thursday, Two of the Clock in the Afternoon; to sit in the Places formerly appointed; except the Committee to whom the Petition of William Bulkley, Robert Breton, and Edward Wigg, on Behalf of themselves and other Merchants, was committed.