Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Die Veneris, 3 Aprilis, 1668.
Money received for indigent Officers.
Lords desire a Conference.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords, desire a Conference with this House at Ten of the Clock this Morning, in the Painted Chamber, to the End that some Mistakes in the Amendment sent from the Lords to the Bill for taxing the Lands of the Adventures in the great Level of the Fens, may be rectified, according to the Intentions of both Houses: And have commanded us also to put you in mind of the Bill, sent from them, for regulating the Trials of Peers.
Illegal fining Jurors.
Resolved, &c. That it be referred to Mr. Vaughan, Mr. Buscawen, Mr. Swinfen, Sir Thom. Allen, Sir Jo. Birkenhead, Sir Job Charlton, Mr. Millward, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Courtney Poole, Sir Walter Young, Sir Robert Carr, Mr. Hambden, Sir Hugh Windham, Mr. Solicitor, Sir Thom. Lee, Mr. Pryn, Col. Millward, Mr. George Font, or any Five of them, to draw up the Case and Matter of Fact, both in relation to Grand Juries, and Petty Juries, and the Vote and Resolution of the House therein, against Monday Morning; to the end the Concurrence of the Lords may be desired thereto.
Ordered, That the Committee formerly appointed concerning Jurors be revived; and do take into Consideration the Matter of Miscarriage objected against Mr. Justice Tirrell, or any other Matter of like Nature; and report it, with their Opinions therein, to the House: And they are to sit To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Resolved, &c. That a Committee be appointed to inspect the former Acts touching the Militia, and consider the Defects and Inconveniencies therein; and to bring in a Bill to redress them; viz. Sir Thomas Meeres, Sir Jo. Northcote, Lord Ancram, Sir Jonath. Trelawney, Sir Jo. Birkenhead, Sir Wm. Fleetwood, Sir John Goodrick, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir Robert Brookes, Col. Williams, Sir James Thynn, Sir Hugh Bethell, Sir Ralph Bancks, Sir Edw. Harley, Sir Robert Holt, Sir Jo. Mounson, Sir Thom. Lee, Sir Thom. Littleton, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Robert Carr, Lord Angier, Mr. Crouch, Sir Walter Young, Mr. Pryn, Sir Thom. Allen, Sir John Warr, Sir Phill. Musgrave, Mr. Stockdale, Sir Jo. Moreton, Sir Tho. Strickland, Sir Thom. Meres, Sir Jo. Earnley, Sir Wm. Hickman, Sir Anth. Cope, Mr. Comptroller, Lord Fitzharding, Sir John Hotham, Sir Edm. Pooley, Mr. Prideaux, Sir John Pelham, Mr. Buscawen, Sir Chichester Wrey, Sir James Smith, Sir Allen Apsley, Mr. Chetwin, Sir Jo. Brampston, Sir Wm. Coventry, Col. Strangwaies, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Progers, Sir John Bennett, Sir Courtney Poole, Lord Cornbury, Sir Hugh Windham, Mr. Barnaby, Mr. Millward, Mr. Hyde, Col. Bishopp, Col. Reames: 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 Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.