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House of Commons Journal Volume 9: 17 May 1680

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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, 17 die Maii, 1680.

Parliament further prorogued.

THE House being this Day met;

A Message was delivered by Thomas Duppa Esquire, Deputy Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod; viz.

Gentlemen of the House of Commons,

The Lords, authorized by his Majesty, desire the immediate Attendance of this honourable House in the House of Peers, to hear the King's Commission read.

And accordingly the House went up to the House of Peers: Where his Majesty's Commission, for Proroguing of this present Parliament until the First Day of July next, being read; the Parliament was accordingly prorogued to that Time.