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, 14 die Martii, 1672.
A MOTION was made, That Leave be given to bring in a Clause to repeal a former Act, which prohibits the Selling of fat Cattle, by Jobbers or Agents.
Durham, Election of Members.
Ordered, That the Report from the Committee, to which the Bill to enable the County Palatine of Durham to send Knights and Burgesses to Parliament, was committed, be made on Monday Morning next, Ten of the Clock.
A Bill against Moor-burning in several Counties, was read the First time.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be read a Second time.
Sir George Downing reports from the Committee, to which the Bill for continuing a former Act touching Coinage, was committed, several Clauses, to be added to the Bill: Which he read; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Where the Clauses were again read:
And a Debate being on the First Clause;
Resolved, &c. That the further Debate of the Clauses be adjourned till To-morrow Morning.
Ordered, That all Committees, that were discontinued, be revived; and to sit in the Places formerly appointed.
Mr. Attorney General reports from the Committee of the whole House, to whom the Bill for his Majesty's Supply was committed, several Amendments and Clauses: Which he read; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Where they were again twice read; and all of them, to Folio the 4th, upon the Question, severally agreed.
Resolved, &c. That the House proceed on the Consideration of the rest of the Amendments, To-morrow Morning, at Ten of the Clock.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow Morning, Eight of the Clock.