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 Jovis, 1 die Februarii.
Committee for settling the Government of England and Ireland:
(fn. 1) Comes Kent.
Message to the H. C. to appoint one to meet with them.
To let the House of Commons know, that the Lords have thought fit to appoint, in this Conjuncture of Affairs, a Committee of Nine Lords, whereof Five Lords to be of the Quorum, to join with a proportionable (fn. 2) Number of the House of Commons, to meet To-morrow Morning, at Nine of the Clock, in the Lord Keeper's Lodgings, if it may stand with their Conveniency; and so, for Time and Place, to adjourn as they shall think fit; to consider of the Settlement of the Government of England and Ireland: And to desire the Concurrence of the House of Commons herein; and that they would give the like Power to their Committee; and afterwards to report their Results to the respective Houses.