Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Sabbati, 7 die Aprilis, 1677.
ORDERED, That Mr. Speaker do issue out his Warrant to the Clerk of the Crown, to make out a Writ for the Election of two Members to serve in this present Parliament, for the Corporation of Newarke in the County of Nottingham.
Lord Kilmorey's Estate.
David's, &c. Nat.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have returned you the Bill, intituled, An Act for Payment of the Debts of Charles late Lord Viscount Kilmorey, and for raising Portions for Byron Nedham, and Charles Nedham, two of his younger Sons, with some Amendments; to which they desire the Concurrence of this House: And have commanded us to acquaint you, That they have agreed to the Bill for Naturalization of Jacob David and others; and the Bill on the Behalf of Mr. Awbrey, without any Amendment.
Bills sent from Lords, &c.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have sent you down Two Bills; one intituled, An Act for the ascertaining and establishing of the Interest of the Lord and Copyhold Tenants of the Manors of West Derby and Wavertree, in the County Palatine of Lancaster, in relation to their Fines and Commons; and the other, intituled, An Act for encouraging the Trade of Tobacco-pipe-making: To which they desire the Concurrence of this House: And have commanded us to acquaint you, That they have agreed to the Bill, intituled, An Act for taking of Affidavits in the Country, to be made use of in the Courts of King's Bench, Common Pleas, and Exchequer, without any Amendment.
Supply Bill; building Ships.
Sir John Trevor reports from the Committee of the whole House, to whom it was referred to consider of the Bill for his Majesty's Supply for building of Ships, several Amendments agreed by the said Committee to be made, and Clauses to be added, to the said Bill: Which he read in his Place; and afterwards, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Where the same were again read.
|Tellers,||Sir Wm. Thompson,||for the Yeas,||153.|
|Tellers,||Sir Robert Thomas,||for the Noes,||86.|
|Mr. Leveson Gower,|
And the rest of the Amendments to Folio the 6th, Line 14th, where the Clauses marked A, B, and C, were to be inserted after the Word "required," being read a Second time, were, upon the Question, agreed to.
A Proviso being tendered to be added to the Bill, touching the Four hundred Pounds per mensem, to be taken off from London, and added to Westminster and Middlesex, and twice read, was, upon the Question, agreed to.
|Tellers,||Sir John Rolls,||for the Yeas,||72.|
|Tellers,||Lord Ancram,||for the Noes,||96.|