Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Veneris, 27 die Januarii, 1670.
Supply Bill; Subsidies.
Mr. Seymour reports from the said Committee, That they had made some further Progress in the Consideration of the said Bill; and humbly moved, from the said Committee, that the House would resolve into a Committee of the whole House, To-morrow Morning, to proceed in the further Consideration thereof.
Resolved, &c. That this House doth agree with the Committee, that the House be resolved into a Committee of the whole House, To-morrow Morning, Ten of the Clock, to proceed in the further Consideration of the Bill of Subsidies.
Defaulter to Call of the House.
Ordered, That the Matter of Privilege, between Mr. Cornwallis and Mr. Digby, be peremptorily heard, by the Committee of Privileges, To-morrow Sevennight, the first Cause: And all Persons concerned are to take Notice thereof without further Order.
Light Houses in Ireland.
Ordered, That the Committee of Grievances do sit, and proceed upon the Petition of the Masters and Owners of Ships belonging to Chester, Liverpoole, and Ports adjacent, complaining of a great Grievance and Exaction by the Patentees of the Light Houses, in demanding and receiving Fees for Tonnage upon Ships, a yearly Imposition on Fisher Boats, and Twelve-pence the Head on Passengers, on Wednesday next.