Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Mercurii, 13 Novembris, 1667.
Earl of Clarendon's Impeachment.
Mr. Edward Seymour reports, that, according to the Direction of the House, he had attended the Lords; and delivered them the Impeachment against the Earl of Clarendon: And that the Lords had returned this Answer; that they would take the Message into speedy Consideration; and send an Answer to it by Messengers of their own.
Trade with Scotland.
Sir John Knight having made Report to the House, from the Committee appointed to consider of a Way for settling and balancing of Trade between England and Scotland; and the same being debated; and the House finding it a Matter of great Weight and Difficulty;
Resolved, &c. That Wednesday and Friday Morning every Week, from Ten of the Clock, be set apart for the House to resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to take into Consideration the general Balance of Trade; and in particular, the settling the Balance of Trade between England and Scotland: And that the House do, for that Purpose, resolve into a Committee of Trade, on Friday next, at Ten of the Clock.
Privilege- A person discharged from Custody.
Charges against Pett.
Resolved, &c. That the Matter concerning Commissioner Pett be re-committed to the Committee appointed to inquire after the Miscarriages of the late War; to hear such Witnesses as shall be offered to them; and to expedite their Report.