Wednesday, the 27th of December, 1654.
Settling the Government.
THE House, according to former Order, was this
Day resolved into a Committee of the whole House,
upon the Bill for the Government.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Hoskins took the Chair.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Hoskins reports from the said Committee, That
the Committee hath gone through Five of the Chapters
of the Bill, with some Alterations and Additions: And
desires the further Direction of the House.
Resolved, That the Bill, and the Report, be received
into the House.
Mr. Hoskins reports, several Amendments made by the
Committee of the whole House upon the Bill touching