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, 18 Martii, 1669.
Lady Routh's Estate.
Newington Barrow Manor.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill do pass: And that the Title be, An Act for the better Explanation of an Act made in this present Parliament, intituled, an Act for the making of the Church erected a Falmouth a Parish Church, and no Part of the Parish of Gluvias or Chapelry of St. Budock.
Supply Bill; Duty on Brandy.
|Sir John Mullet,||For the Yeas,||100.|
|Sir Solo. Swale,||For the Noes,||99.|
|Sir Gilb. Talbott,|
Duty on Brandy.
The Lords have returned you a Bill, intituled, An Act for taking away the Benefit of Clergy from such as steal Cloth from the Rack, and from such as shall steal or imbezzle his Majesty's Ammunition and Stores; with an Amendment, to which they desire the Concurrence of this House:
Lady Belasysse's Estate.
And have also sent you down another Bill, intituled, An Act for settling Part of the Estate of Dame Susan Belasysse, Widow, late Wife of Sir Hen. Bellasysse deceased: To which they desire the Concurrence of this House:
Lady Lee's Estate.
Mr. Stewarde reports from the Committee to which the Bill for rebuilding the City of London, was committed, several Amendments, agreed by the Committee to be made, and divers Clauses and Provisoes to be added, and made Part of the Bill: Which he read with the Coherence; and after delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table:
And the several Amendments (except the Amendment to the twenty-third Line of the fifth Folio, which was postponed) preceding the Amendment to the twentyfirst Line of the seventeenth Folio, were twice read; and, upon the Question, severally agreed to: And the Clause to be added in that Place being twice read;
Resolved, &c. That these Words, "whereof the Lord "Mayor to be one," be struck out of the said Clause in the two Places where it stands: Which was done; and the Clause with this, upon the Question, agreed to.
And the Clause which does impower the Lord Mayor and Aldermen, and Barons of the Exchequer, to impose the Rates of Wharfage, being debated, upon a Motion and Claim of Right made on the Behalf of Sir Anthony Cope; who desired to be heard by his Counsel; and the Clause thereupon postponed;
Resolved, That Sir Anthony Cope, and all other Members that desire to be heard to the Point of setting Rates on Wharfage, or any other Part of the Bill, be heard by Counsel To-morrow in the Afternoon.