Die Jovis, 21 Junii, 1649.
Admission of a Member.
MR. Holland reports from the Committee touching
absent Members, That Mr. Lenthall hath given
Satisfaction to the said Committee.
Ordered, That Mr. Lenthall be admitted into the
Sir W. Dick.
Ordered, That Mr. Allen do report the Business touching Sir William Dick, on Monday Morning next, the first
Business; nothing to intervene.
Ordered, That Mrs. Bridgett Powell's Petition be read
on Monday Morning next.
Ordered, That the Petition of Colonel Thomas Ayloffe
be referred to the Committee of Accompts at Worcester
House; to state the Accompts of the Petitioner, and report it to the House.
Gunter's &c. Petitions.
Ordered, That the Petition of Mrs. Gunter and Mrs.
Hopkinson be read on Monday Morning next.
Mr. Reynolds reports an Act touching the settling the
Receipt of the Grand Excise.
Which was this Day read the First and Second time;
and, upon the Question, committed unto the Committee
of the Navy: And all that come to have Voices: And
that they sit in the Star Chamber, To-morrow in the
Afternoon; and so de die in diem: With Power to the
said Committee to receive any Propositions or Informations, that they shall think fit, for the regulating or
advancing of the Excise; and to send for Persons, Papers, and Witnesses, and what else shall conduce to the
Business: And the Committee are to report it with all
Ordered, That the Lieutenant General's Commission
be read, the first Business, To-morrow Morning; nothing
Business to be done.
Ordered, That the Report from the Council of State,
touching what are necessary to be taken into Consideration
by the House before the Adjournment, be made next
after the Lieutenant General's Commission be read.