Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Sabbati, 2 die Martii, 1677.
ORDERED, That the Committee to whom the Bill for encouraging the Wearing of the Woolen Manufacture, be revived; and do sit on Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Place formerly appointed.
A Bill, sent down from the Lords, intituled, An Act to confirm such Sale as hereafter shall be made of the Manor of Allwoodley in the County of York, by Sarah Clifton, the Widow of Robert Clifton deceased, was read the First time.
Keels and Boats carrying Coals.
Sir John Mallet reports from the Committee to whom the Bill to enable Trustees to sell Lands, for Payment of the Debts of John Herring deceased, several Amendments, agreed by the Committee to be made to the Bill: Which he read in his Place; and afterwards delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Where the same were twice read; and, upon the Question, severally agreed.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill do pass: And that the Title be, An Act for discharging the Manor of Winstead in the County of York from a Settlement in Tail, and charging other Manors and Lands in the County of Lincolne, of a greater Value, with the same Uses.
Privilege- Petition from a person in custody.
A Petition of Richard Campion, now in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms, for a Breach of Privilege committed against Mr. Bertie, a Member of this House; whereby he acknowledgeth his Offence, and begs the Pardon of the House.
Retailers of French Wines.
Ordered, That the Committee to whom it is referred to prepare and bring in a Clause for prohibiting of French Commodities, have Power to inflict Penalties on the Retalers that shall retale any French Wines, or other French Commodities, after a Day to be set by the Committee; and the Committee to set a Day: After which such Commodities shall not be used, under a Penalty: And that the said Committee have Power to inflict Penalties on the Informers that shall not duly prosecute after their Seizure.
Thompson's, &c. Estates.
Ordered, That Sir Hen. Goodrick, Lord Clifford, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Ralph Dallivall, Captain Phill. Howard, Mr. Thyn, Mr. Gwin, Mr. Leveson Gower, Mr. Greenvile, Sir Jo. Ash, be added to the Bill of Thomson and Nelthrop.
Hawkers, Pedlars, &c.
Resolved, &c. That this House will, on Monday Morning next at Ten of the Clock, resolve itself into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed further in the Consideration of the Bill for raising Money by a Poll.