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, 16 die Junii, 1685. 1 Jac. II.
Attainting Duke of Monmouth.
Mr. Speaker, We are commanded by the Lords to acquaint this House, That they have concurred with this House in the Bill, sent up from this House for the Attainder of James Duke of Monmouth, without any Alteration.
Earl of Cleaveland's Creditors.
Rochester, &c. Waterworks.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Sir Charles Holt, Mr. Parker, Mr. Ethrick, Sir John Talbott, Mr. Christy, Mr. Tippin, Mr. Hawtrey, Sir Edw. Windham, Mr. Baldwin, Mr. Head, Mr. Chudleigh, Sir John Norton, Sir Tho. Russell, Sir Wm. Honywood, Mr. Sandford, Mr. Musgrave, Mr. Hanses, Mr. Chaffinch, Sir Gilbert Clerk, Lord Digby, Sir Nicolas Bacon, Sir Cha. Rawley, Sir Edmund Jennings, Mr. Bickerstaffe, Mr. Per. Bertic, Mr. Wogan, Sir Will. Twisden, Mr. Hodges, Mr. Westbrooke, Mr. Lampton, Sir Cha. Gaudy, Sir John Rowes, Sir Richard Temple, Colonel Lee, Sir John Hoskins, Colonel Windham, Sir Lewis Palmer, Mr. Cooke, Mr. Beare, Mr. Montague, Sir James Butler, Sir Richard May, Sir Dan. Fleming, Mr. Shaw, Sir Hen. Goffe, Mr. Duncombe, Lord Downe, Sir Roger Cave, Sir Cha. Gerrard, Mr. Geres, Marquis Worcester, Mr. Verney, Mr. Smith, Lord Ranelagh, Mr. Coryton, Mr. Pomeroy, Mr. Essex Strode, Mr. Guy, Mr. Kingdon, Sir Phil. Egerton, Mr. Done, Sir Peter Rich, Mr. Awbry: And all the Members of the Long Robe, or any Eight of them: And they are to meet at Three of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And are impowered to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Importing Gunpowder, &c.
Resolved, That the said Bill be committed to Sir Chr. Musgrave, Sir Ed. Jennings, Lord Downe, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Dan. Fleming, Sir Orlando Gee, Sir John Chichley, Mr. Musgrave, Mr. Fleetwood, Mr. Bickerstaffe, Mr. Montague, Mr. Pepys, Sir Hen. Goffe, Sir Richard Haddock, Mr. Smith, Sir Edw. Mansell, Lord Preston, Mr. Rich. Grahm, Mr. Coryton, Mr. Tippin, Mr. Shaw, Sir Dudley North, Mr. Ashburnham, Mr. Essex Strode, Mr. Per. Bertie, Mr. Grenvile, Mr. Bridges, Sir Antho. Deane, Mr. Dolben, Sir Willoughby Hickman, Sir Cha. Gaudy, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Wogan, Sir Peter Rich, Sir Tho. Yarborough, Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Hen. Beaumont, Sir Edw. Nevill, Sir Wm. Trumball, Mr. Hawton, Sir John Hoskins, Sir John Norton, Mr. Hanses, Sir Ben. Bathurst, Colonel Strode, Mr. Fanshaw, Sir Denny Ashburnham, Mr. Hodges, or any Eight of them: And they are to meet at Three of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.
The Marquis of Worcester reports from the Committee to whom the Bill for Continuance of Three former Acts for preventing Theft and Rapine upon the Northern Borders of England, was committed, That the Committee, having taken the same into their Consideration, had agreed upon an Amendment to be made: Which he read in his Place; and afterwards delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Where the same being again read, was agreed to by the House.
Supply Bill; Duty on Sugar, &c.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have commanded us to acquaint this House, That they have passed the Bill for an Imposition on Sugars and Tobacco, sent them up from this House, without any Alteration or Amendment.
Message to attend the King.
|Tellers,||Sir Orlando Gee,||for the Yeas,||32.|
|Tellers,||Lord Castleton,||for the Noes,||280.|
|Sir Hen. Goodrick,|
Foreign Protestants Nat.
A Petition of divers poor French Protestants, praying Leave to bring in a Bill for a general Naturalization of such Protestants as are now settled in England and Wales, and the Town of Berwick upon Tweed, and the Isles of Jersey and Guernsey; and such as, in a Time to be limited, shall come from beyond Sea; was read.
|Tellers,||Sir Rich. Temple,||for the Yeas,||156.|
|Sir Fra. Russell,|
|Tellers,||Colonel Phillips,||for the Noes,||114.|
And it is referred to Sir Richard Temple, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Vice-chamberlain, Mr. Garway, Lord Preston, Mr. Pepys, Sir Tho. Meres, Sir Tho. Clarges, Sir John Lowther, Lord Digby, or any Three of them, to prepare the said Bill: And they are to meet at Three of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Earl of Cleaveland's Creditors.
Ordered, That the Consideration of the said Petition be referred to the Committee to whom the Bill for Relief of the Creditors of the late Earl of Cleaveland, stands committed; to examine the Matter thereof; and to report the same, with their Opinions therein, to the House.
Ordered, That the Merits of the Election for Whitchurch in the County of Southampton, which should have been heard before the Committee of Elections and Privileges on Monday next, be put off, and heard before the said Committee, the First vacant Day after the several Days of Hearing, appointed by the Committees.
Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do issue out his Warrant to the Clerk of the Crown, to make out a new Writ, for Election of a Burgess to serve in this present Parliament for the Borough of Steyning in the County of Sussex, in the room of Henry Goreing Esquire deceased.