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, 3 die Aprilis, 1671.
Mr. Ford reports from the Committee, to which the Bill for regulating the making of Serges, was committed, some Amendments agreed to be made, and a Clause to added, to the Bill: Which he read in his Place; and afterwards delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: And the same being twice read, and agreed;
Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Clause upon the Debates of the House, for the Relief and Benefit of the poorer sort of People, to enable Gentlemen to take their Children Apprentices: And is is referred to Sir Charles Harbord, Mr. Buscowen, Sir Edw. Deering, to consider of, and bring in the said Clause.
Supply Bill; Law Proceedings.
Sir Robert Atkins 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 appoint some Persons to prepare and bring in a Clause for the collecting the Duties in the Bill, by the respective proper Officer in their several Offices.
Resolved, &c. That this House doth agree with the Committee, that a Clause be prepared and brought in for the collecting of the Duties in the Bill, by the respective proper Officer in their several Offices:
And it is referred to Sir Charles Harbord, Mr. Sprye, Sir Thomas Meeres, Mr. Attorney Mountague, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir Edw. Deering, Sir Robert Howard, Sir Robert Atkins, Mr. Milward, Sir Ciril Wiche, Mr. Cheney, Sir Rich. Temple, or any Three of them, to prepare and bring in the Clause aforesaid: And have Power to send for Persons, Papers, and Records, for Information for that Purpose; and to report the same To-morrow Morning.
|Sir Fretzvile Hollis,||for the Yeas,||71.|
|Sir John Bennet,|
|Mr. Cheney,||for the Noes,||36.|
|Sir Thom. Lee,|
Serjeant Charlton reports from the Committee of Elections, the State of the Case, and the Evidence on either Side, in the Matter touching the Election of Seaford in the County of Sussex, between Sir Nicholas Pelham and Mr. Amhurst: And that the only Point in Question before the Committee being, which of them had the Majority of Voices, the Committee, upon Examination of the Matter, were of Opinion, that Sir Nicholas Pelham had the Majority of Voices, and so was duly elected.