September 1647: Ordinance for the payment of Fee-farm rents due to the Crown from members of either House.

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Acts and Ordinances of the Interregnum, 1642-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1911.

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September, 1647

[21 September, 1647.]

Be it Ordained by the Lords and Commons in this present Parliament assembled, That all and every the Members of either House shall forthwith pay unto the severall and respective Receivers, all such sum and sums of money as they owe, and are indebted for Fee-farme Rents, or other Rents, or debts any way due to his Majestie, the Queene, or Prince, and in default of payment, the Committee for the Revenue is to take care, and cause the same to be leavyed according to the directions of the Ordinance of Parliament, for the due and orderly receiving and collecting of the Kings, Queens, and Princes Revenue and the Arrears thereof, dated the 21 day of September 1643. giving respect for such Rents and Monies as grew due by any the Members aforesaid, for those Lands and for such time respectively as by the Kings, or any other Forces, they lost the benefit thereof.