Wednesday, the 10th of January, 1654.
RESOLVED, That the House be resolved into a
Grand Committee on this Day Sevennight, touching
Ordered, That the Debate upon the Bill of Assessments
be adjourned until Monday Morning next.
Settling the Government.
The House this Day resumed the Debate upon the
Bill declaring and settling the Government of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland, and the
Dominions thereunto belonging.
The Question being put, That a Conference shall be
had with the Lord Protector, concerning this Bill, before
the Bill be ingrossed;
The House was divided.
The Yeas went forth.
||Tellers for the Yeas:
||With the Yeas,
|Sir Rich. Onslow,
||Tellers for the Noes:
||With the Noes:
So it passed in the Negative.
Resolved, That the Ordinance for Regulating and
Limiting the Jurisdiction of the Court of Chancery be
suspended, until the First Day of March next.