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 Jovis, 14 Novembris, 1667.
Harris', &c. Petition.
Privilege- Arresting a Witness.
A Complaint being made of a Breach of Privilege, in arresting, and detaining in Custody, one William Bateman, that should attend the Committee of Privileges and Elections, to give his Testimony touching the Elections for the Town of Haverfordwest.
Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee of Privileges and Elections to examine the Matter of Breach of Privilege; and that the Officer, in whose Custody the said Wm. Bateman is, do bring the said Bateman to attend the Committee of Privileges and Elections, at their next Sitting.
Impeachment of Pett.
A Motion being made, and a Debate arising upon the Vote made Yesterday, for re-committing the Matter concerning Commissioner Pett to the Committee appointed to inquire after Miscarriages, to hear such Witnesses as should be offered, and expedite their Report;
Assigning Exchequer Debts.
Privilege- Freedom of Speech.
Committee of Privileges.
Ordered, That these Members following be added to the Committee of Privileges and Elections; Mr. Pawlett St. John, Mr. Garraway, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir Phillipp Terwhite, Sir Walter St. John, Lord Ancram, Mr. Peircy Goreing, Mr. Lucy, Sir William Thomas, Major Gen. Edgerton, Mr. Buller, Sir John Dawney, Sir Robert Holt, Lord Newborrough, Sir Richard Franklin, Lord Torrington, Mr. Dunstar, Mr. Henry Goreing, Sir Hen. Felton, Sir John Fredericke, Sir George Carew, Sir Thomas Hearle, Mr. Rashley, Mr. Speccott, Mr. Hum. Weld, Mr. John Elliott, Sir Thomas Carew, Lord Fitzwilliams.