Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Martis, 11 die Aprilis, 1671.
Mr. Crouch reports from the Committee, to whom the Bill, sent down from the Lords, intituled, An Act for the better settling of Intestates Estates, was committed, several Amendments to be made to the said Bill: Which he read, in his Place; and afterwards, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Which being twice read, were, upon the Question, severally agreed unto.
Ordered, That Mr. Attorney General Sir George Downing, Mr. Att. Mountague, Mr. Coventry, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Robert Carr, Mr. Waller, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir Phil. Warwicke, Sir Robert Howard, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Will. Coventry, Colonel Birch, Mr. Milward, Sir Thomas Lee, Sir Thom. Meeres, Sir Thom. Littleton, Sir. Edw. Deering, do manage the Conference, to be had with the Lords, upon the Bill of Impositions.
Lords desire a Conference.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have commanded us to acquaint you, that the Lords having received, from the House of Commons, an Answer to the Message, sent to them Yesterday; which Answer their Lordships conceive so unparliamentary that they could not proceed in that Conference; and desire a Conference, upon that Answer, in the Painted Chamber, at Five of the Clock this Afternoon: At which time their Lordships will be sitting; and desire, that the House of Commons will be sitting also.
Duke of Yorke's Revenue.
THE Bill, sent from the Lords, intituled, An Act for explaining a Proviso contained in an Act for settling the Profits of the Post Office, and Power of granting Wine Licences, on his Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke, and the Heirs Males of his Body, was read the Third time; and, upon the Question, passed.
Sir Solomon Swale reports from the Committee, to whom the Bill to enable Charles Howard Esquire, and Mary his Wife, to levy and suffer a Fine and Recovery, was committed, some Alterations and Amendments to be made to the said Bill: Which he read, in his Place; and afterwards delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: And the same being twice read, were, upon the Question, severally agreed unto.
|Sir Jonath. Trelawny,||For the Yeas,||49.|
|Sir John Coriton,||For the Noes,||31.|
So it was resolved, That the Bill do pass: And that the Title be, An Act for holding the Summer Assizes for the County of Cornwall at Bodmyn: And that Sir Jonat. Trelawny do carry up the Bill to the Lords.
Houses destroyed to stop the Fire in London.
Preventing Profanation of Sunday.
Conference-Foreign Commodities Bill.
Ordered, That the Members appointed to manage the Conference upon the Bill of Impositions on foreign Commodities, be appointed Managers for the Conference to be had with the Lords this Afternoon, at Five of the Clock.