Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Veneris, 6 die Februarii, 1673.
|Sir Rowland Berkley,||for the Yeas,||76.|
|Sir Jonath. Trelawney,|
|Sir Eliab Harvey,||for the Noes,||68.|
Test against Papists.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Mr. Powle, Colonel Strangwaies, Sir Will. Coventry, Lord Obrien, Mr. Sacheverell, Mr. Hopkins, Colonel Birch, Sir Thom. Clergis, Sir Thomas Littleton, Sir Robert Carr, Sir John Mallet, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Rich. Ford, Mr. Attorney Mountague, Sir Edw. Massey, Sir Rich. Ford, Sir Adam Browne, Mr. Whitacre, Sir John Barnaby, Mr. Garaway, Colonel Kirby, Lord Ancram, Mr. Maynard, Mr. Crouch, Sir Hen. Capell, Sir Char. Harbord, Sir Edw. Deering, Lord Cornbury, Sir John Duncomb, Sir Thom. Meeres, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir John Knight, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir Robert Howard, Lord St. John, Sir Rowland Barkley, Mr. Mallett, Sir John Hobart, Mr. Russell, Mr. Rigby, Lord Cavendish, Mr. Swinfen, Mr. Sawyer: And all that shall come are to have Voices: And they are to meet at Two of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
King appoints to be attended.
Mr. Secretary Coventry reports, that he had acquainted his Majesty with the Desire of this House, to attend him with the Vote concerning the Duke of Bucks: And that his Majesty had appointed the House to attend him this Afternoon, at Three of the Clock, in the Banqueting-house at Whitehall.
Answer to Votes of Thanks &c.
Mr. Speaker reports, that, in Obedience to the Commands of the House, he had attended his Majesty; and returned the humble and hearty Thanks of the House, to his Majesty, for his last gracious Speech: And had also delivered to his Majesty the Vote relating to the Duke of Lauderdale: And that, as to the Vote, his Majesty had returned this Answer;
THE best way of expressing my Thanks for your good Advice, is by following of it; which I intend to do very speedily: And, if any Difficulty shall chance to arise, I do not doubt, but you will stand by me in it, to enable me to go through with it.
Address respecting Duke of Norffolke.
|Mr. Garaway,||for the Yeas,||147.|
|Mr. Newport,||for the Noes,||117.|
Sir Thomas Meres reports from the Committee of Elections and Privileges, the State of the Case, and Evidence on both Sides, in the Matter of the Election for the Borough of Castleriseing in the County of Norffolke; and the several Votes of the Committee thereupon: Which he read; and delivered in at the Clerk's Table: Which are as followeth;