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, 30 die Octobris, 1680.
Haverford West Election.
Ordered, That the said Petitions be referred to the Consideration of the Committee of Elections and Privileges; to examine the Matter thereof; and to report the same, with their Opinions therein, to the House.
The King appoints to be attended.
Mr. Secretary Jenkins acquaints the House, That his Majesty having been attended by such of the Members of this House as are of the Privy Council, to know his Pleasure, when this House should wait upon his Majesty with the Address, declaring the Resolution of this House to preserve and support his Majesty's Person and Government, and the Protestant Religion, both at Home and Abroad; That he was pleased to appoint Three of the Clock this Afternoon, for this House to attend him in the Banqueting House.
Answer to Address.
He further acquainted the House, That his Majesty being attended by such Members of this House as are of his Privy Council, with the Address relating to Doctor Tongue; his Majesty was pleased to return Answer, That he had already taken some Care of Doctor Tongue: And that he would take him into further Consideration.
And it is referred to Sir Francis Winnington, Mr. Sacheverell, Sir Thomas Lee, Sir Eliab Harvey, Sir Richard Cust, Sir Thomas Meres, Colonel Titus, Mr. Papillon, Mr. Trenchard, Mr. Buscawen, Mr. Duboys, Sir Hen. Beaumont, Sir Francis Russell, Mr. Love, Mr. Colt, Mr. Treby, Mr. Garway, Mr. Hamden, Sir John Trevor, Sir Henry Capell, Sir John Knight, Sir Thomas Clarges, Sir Thomas Player, Sir Robert Clayton, Mr. Powle, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Mr. Vernon, Mr. Foley, Serjeant Rigby, Sir John Hotham, or any Three of them: And they are to meet this Afternoon at Three of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And are to sit de die in diem.
Ordered, That an humble Address be made to his Majesty, by such of the Members of this House as are of his Majesty's most honourable Privy Council, That all the Letters, Papers, and Evidences, which have been delivered in to the Privy Council, relating to the horrid Popish Plot, may be delivered in to this House.
Ordered, That Mr. Dagdale do put his Evidence, this Day given at the Bar, into Writing: And that he attend this House on Monday Morning next, at Ten of the Clock, with the same: And then deliver the rest of his Evidence at the Bar of this House.
The House attends the King.
THE House being met, in order to the attending his Majesty with the Address, declaring the Resolution of this House to preserve and support his Majesty's Person and Government, and the Protestant Religion, both at Home and Abroad.