Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunæ, 20 die Februarii, 1670.
Paris Garden made a Parish.
Sir Adam Browne reports from the Committee, to which the Bill for making the Manor of Paris Garden in Surrey, a Parish distinct from St. Saviour's Southwarke, some Amendments agreed by the Committee to be made, and Clauses to be added to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table:
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have sent you down a Bill, intituled, An Act for erecting of the Manor or Lordship of Haslington in the County of Chester, into a Parish: To which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
Defaulters to Call of the House.
Ordered, That Mr. Henry Goring, Sir Richard Edgecombe, Sir Cicill Bishop, Sir John Sidenham, Sir Henry Wood, Mr. Laurence Hide, Mr. Thompson, and Mr. Giles Hungerford, formerly Defaulters in Attendance upon the Call of the House, be excused, and struck out of the List of Defaulters.
Preventing Growth of Popery.
Sir Trevor Williams reports from the Committee appointed to inquire into the Causes of the Growth of Popery, an Address agreed by the Committee, in pursuance of the Reasons and Votes formerly reported, and agreed by the House to be presented to his Majesty: Which was read; and, with an Addition to the Preamble, made at the Table, agreed to.