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 Veneris, 13 Decembris, 1667.
Electing Members for Durham.
Earl of Clare's Estate.
The ingrossed Bill for settling the Possession of John Earl of Clare, deceased, and enabling Gilbert Earl of Clare to dispose of some other Part thereof, for Payment of Debts and Portions, was read the Second time.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Wm. Hickman, Mr. Grey, Mr. Brunckard, Lord Fanshaw, Mr. Cheyne, Sir John Coventry, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Tho. Gower, Sir Henry Cæsar, Sir Edmund Wyndham, Sir John Knight, Sir Cha. Harbord, Earl of Ogle, Mr. Morrice, Mr. Millward, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Weld, Sir Richard Oateley, Sir Tho. Littleton, Sir Gilbert Talbott, Colonel Phillipps, Sir Hugh Wyndham, Sir Robert Carr, Sir John Bennet, Mr. Musgrave, Sir Phillip Musgrave, Sir John Dawney, and all the Members that serve for the Counties of Stafford, Nottingham, and Middlesex: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Woodmongers and Inn-holders.
Ordered, That the Committee to which the Matter concerning Wood and Coals is referred, be revived; and do sit this Afternoon, in the Place formerly appointed, notwithstanding the Sitting of the Grand Committee of Grievances.
Da Costa's &c. Nat.
Importing Irish Cattle.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Tho. Littleton, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir John Moreton, Mr. Whorwood, Mr. Buscowen, Sir John Bennett, Sir Jona. Trelawney, Mr. Swinfen, Sir Robert Howard, Sir Tho. Tompkins, Sir Robert Carr, Sir James Thynn, Mr. Hobby, Sir Jo. Mounson, Lord Fanshaw, Mr. Prideaux, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir John Bennett, Sir Jo. Dawney, Sir Solomon Swale, Mr. Geo. Weld, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Tho. Lee, Sir Jo. Heath, Sir Tho. Higgins, Sir Wm. Coventry, Lord Ancram, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Jo. Talbott, Mr. Jones, Mr. Garraway, Sir Gilbert Talbott, Mr. Chetwyn, Mr. Trevor, Sir Edward Harlow, Sir George Reeves, Sir John Shaw, Mr. Dowdwell, Mr. Morrice, Mr. Culliford, Mr. Grey, Mr. Lucy, Sir Fowke Lucy, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Nicho. Carey, Mr. Millward, and all the Members that serve for North and South Wales, the Counties of Chester, Lincolnshire, Yorkshire, Somersett, and Cornwall: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And they are further impowered to receive Information of Persons who have violated the late Act; and to send for such Persons as they shall think fit to be examined by the Committee thereupon.
Banishing Earl of Clarendon.
Proclamation for his Apprehension.
Person ordered into Custody absconded.
Juries - Chief Justice Keeling heard.
Ordered, That the Committees which were to sit this Afternoon; viz. the Committee for Grievances; the Committee upon the Impeachment of the Lord Mordant; and the Committee concerning Wood and Coal; be adjourned till To-morrow Two of the Clock in the Afternoon.