Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 10, 1648-1649. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Sabbati, 16 die Decembris.
L. Howard excused.
Gregory and Symes.
Money due from L. Willoughby to Godfrey.
Ordered, That this House gives Time till Thursday next, for to have it made appear that Mr. Godfrey hath the Three Thousand Pounds made over to him by the Lord Willoughby; and the Gentleman Usher is to give Notice to such as it concerns, and give this House an Account thereof.
Message from the H. C. with Ordinances.
Order for repealing the former Ordinance for settling the Militia of the Kingdom.
"Whereas an Ordinance of both Houses of Parliament, (fn. 1) was made the 2d Day of this Instant Month of December, intituled, "An Ordinance for settling the Militia, in the several Counties, Cities, and Places, within the Kingdom of England and Dominion of Wales, and Town of Berwick upon Tweed:" The said Lords and Commons now in Parliament assembled, taking the said Ordinance into their Consideration, do order and ordain, and be it hereby Ordered and Ordained, That the said Ordinance, and every Matter, Clause, and Thing therein contained, be from henceforth utterly repealed, annulled, and made void; and the same is hereby repealed, annulled, and made void, and of no Effect."
Order for repealing the former Ordinance for settling the Militia of Lancashire.
"The Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament, taking into Consideration the late Ordinance of both Houses, made and passed the 29th Day of August, in the Year 1645, intituled, "An Ordinance of the Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament, for the County of Lancaster, and for ordaining a Committee for transacting the Affairs of the said County," do order and ordain, and be it Ordered and Ordained by the said Lords and Commons, That the said Ordinance, and every Matter, Clause, and Sentence, therein contained, be from henceforth repealed, and made utterly void, and of no Effect; and the same is hereby repealed and made void."