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, 21 die Martii, 1669.
Duchy of Cornwall Leasing.
ORDERED, That another Bill be brought in to enable his Majesty to make Leases of his Duchy Lands in Cornwall: And it is referred to Mr. Spry, Sir Jonathan Trelawney, and Mr. Buller, to bring in the Bill; and to inquire after the Loss of the former Bill.
Bishop of Rochester's Charities.
Supply Bill; Duty on Brandy.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed, upon the Debates of the House, to Sir Robert Howard, Mr. Swynfen, Col. Strode, Sir Jo. Kinght, Sir Wm. Coventry, Colonel Birch, Sir Rich. Temple, Mr. Treasurer, Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Vaughan, Mr. Steward, Col. Reames, Mr. Spry, Sir John Heath, Col. Kirby, Sir Ralph Hare, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Tho. Gower, Sir Walt. Young, Sir Gilbert Talbot, Sir Phillip Musgrave, Colonel Phillipps, Sir Wm. Doyley, Sir Geo. Reeve, Sir Anth. Cope, Mr. Jolliffe, Sir Rich. Ford, Sir John Barnaby, Sir Norton Knatchbold, Sir Tho. Proby, Sir Tho. Meeres, Sir Jonath. Trelawny, Mr. Churchill, Sir John Brampston, Lord Fanshaw, Mr. Tanner, Sir Tho. Spencer, Sir Solo. Swale, Serj. Maynard, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Courtney Poole, Mr. Cholmely, Sir Tho. Allen, Mr. King, Sir Robert Carr, Sir Thomas Doleman, Mr. Spencer, Sir Winston Churchill, Col. Windham, Mr. Crowch, Sir Tho. Higgon, Alderman Love, Sir Nicho. Slaning, Mr. Williamson, Sir Fretz. Hollis, Mr. Thompson, Sir Robert Barneham, Sir Tho. Lee, Lord Buckhurst, Mr. Henry Vernon, Mr. Coventry, Mr. Trelawny, Mr. Dowdeswell, Mr. Buscawen, Lord Richardson, Mr. Prideaux, Sir John Coventry: And all that come are to have Voices: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock, in the Afternoon, in the Inner Court of Wards: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Duty on Brandy.
The House then resumed the Debate of the Matter in Difference between the Farmers of Excise, Merchant Importers, and Distillers, touching Brandy; and whether it ought to pay Four Pence or Eight Pence Per Gallon Excise.
Committee of Elections.
Ordered, That these Members following be added to to the Committee of Elections: Lord Angier, Mr. Crowch, Sir Cha. Cotterell, Lord Jo. Seamour, Mr. Hobby, Col. Gray, Mr. Tufton, Mr. Collingwood, Mr. Bridgeman, Mr. Russell.