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 Martis 7 Aprilis, 1668.
UPON Complaint made on Behalf of Mr. Scawen, a Member of this House, that Edward and John Herne had felled and lopped several Trees, and committed other Waste upon the Estate of Mr. Scawen, whilst he is attending the Service of this House, in Breach of the Privilege of Parliament;
Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee of Privileges, to examine the Matter of Breach of Privilege objected against Edward and John Herne, for lopping the Trees, and doing Spoil upon the Estate of Mr. Scawen, a Member of this House; and that the said Edward and John Herne do attend the Committee of Privileges to give an Account herein: And the Committee are to report the Matter, with their Opinions therein, to the House.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Edm. Windham, Mr. Edw. Seymour, Mr. Vaughan, Lord Vaughan, Mr. Hen. Coventry, Mr. Glascock, Sir Jo. Fitz. james, Sir Chichester Wrey, Sir Robert Carr, Sir Phill. Musgrave, Sir Wm. Portman, Mr. Milward, Sir Adam Browne, Sir Jonath. Trelawney, Sir Ralph Bancks, Sir Jo. Moreton, Mr. Marvell, Sir Jo. Northcote, Mr. Crouch, Sir Robert Holt, Lord Angier, Sir Lanc. Lake, Mr. Tregonnell, Sir Jo. Warr, Serjeant Seis, Col. Birch, Sir James Thyn, Sir Jo. Duncombe, Mr. Bartu, Sir Jo. Brampston, Sir Jo. Fagg, Sir Hugh Windham, Mr. Steward, Sir Rich. Browne, Sir Jo. Knight, Sir Bainh. Throgmorton, Sir Thom. Littleton, Col. Bishop, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Jo. Coventry, Mr. Daniell, Sir Geo. Probert, Sir Gilb. Gerrard, Major General Egerton, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Wm. Windham, and all the Members that serve for the Counties of Somersett, and Devon: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to examine the Matter of Fact, and report it to the House: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Monies due to the Crown.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to the Committee to which the Matter was referred concerning Monies charged on Offices, and still in Arrear: And that these Members following be added to the Committee; viz. Sir Jo. Duncombe, Sir Charles Harbord, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Thom. Meres, Sir Wm. Coventry, Sir Rob. Carr, Sir Thom. Allen, Mr. Buscawen, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Jo. Knight, Sir Richard Braham, Mr. Milward, Sir Jo. Bennett, Sir Fretchvile Hollis, Mr. Buscawen, Col. Progers, Sir Jo. Moreton, Col. Reames, Mr. Morice, Col. Williams, Sir Jonathan Trelawney, Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Wm. Hickman, Sir Nicho. Cary, Sir Jo. Birkenhead, Sir Hen. Capell, Sir Jeffery Shackerly, Mr. Wren, Sir Edm. Windham, Mr. Comptroller, Mr. Aldworth: 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.
Six Clerks Office.
Committee of Grievances.
And the Petition of the Lords, Owners, and Commoners, was read; and Counsel heard; and Witnesses examined on the Behalf of Sir William Kellegrew, and Sir Henry Heron; and other Witnesses on the Behalf of the Lords, Owners, and Commoners; and several Deeds and Writings were produced and read on both Sides.