Die Veneris, 9 Novembris, 1649.
Committee Rooms, &c.
ORDERED, by the Parliament, That the Treasurers at Goldsmiths Hall be authorized and required
to provide Chairs, Stools, and other Furniture for furnishing the late House of Lords, and other Rooms thereunto belonging: And that they furnish the said Rooms,
and make the same sit and convenient for the Committee
at Goldsmiths Hall to sit there.
Ordered, by the Parliament, That the Two Rooms belonging to the Court of Wards be assigned to the Lords
Commissioners for the Great Seal of England, for their
Retirement and Service: And that the Rooms commonly called the Queen's Court, be assigned to the Committee of Indemnity to sit there.
East India Company.
The humble Petition of the Governor and Company of
Merchants of London, trading into the East Indies, was
this Day read.
Ordered, by the Parliament, That the said Petition be
referred to the Committee of the Navy; to hear all Parties concerned; and to examine and state the Business;
and report their Opinion therein to the House.
Attendance of Members.
Resolved, upon the Question, by the Parliament, That
an Account be taken by the House, on This day-sevennight, what Members of this House who have been
summoned to give their Attendance on the House, have
made Appearance on that Summons.
The Question being propounded, That it be referred to
a Committee to consider how this Engagement may be
subscribed by all the People of this Nation;
It was resolved in the Affirmative.
And the main Question being put;
It was Resolved, upon the Question by the Parliament,
That it be referred to a Committee, to consider how the
Engagement may be subscribed by all the People of this
Nation; Viz. to Colonel Morley, Lord Grey, Mr. HenNevill, Earl of Pembroke, Colonel Fleetwood, Mr. Rawleigh, Mr. Martyn, Colonel Purefoy, Mr. Robinson, Mr.
John Goodwyn, Mr. Holland, Mr. Masham, Sir James
Harrington, Lord Lysle, Colonel Downe, Mr. Fry, Sir
Wm. Masham, Major Salway, Mr. John Corbett, Mr. Allen, Alderman Hoyle, Mr. Blagrave, Mr. Weaver, Mr.
Lechmere, Sir Arthur Hesilrige, Alderman Pennington, Mr.
Snelling, Mr. Baker, Mr. Reynolds, Colonel Hutchinson,
Mr. Burrell, Mr. Heveningham, Sir John Danvers, Mr.
Bond, Mr. Scott, Colonel Harrison, Sir Henry Vane junior,
Mr. Myles Corbett, Colonel Ven, Colonel Stapeley, Mr.
Gurdon, Mr. Gratwick, Mr. Dove, Lord Herbert, Colonel Rich, Mr. Chaloner; or any Five of them: And this
Committee is to meet in the Speaker's Chamber, this
Afternoon at Two of the Clock; and so de die in diem.
And Mr. Myles Corbett is to take care hereof.
Ordered, That the several Business appointed for this
Day, be taken into Consideration on Thursday next.
Ordered, That the Lords Commissioners of the Great
Seal of England, and others of the Commissioners for
Trial of the Pix Money, and the Jury impannelled for
that Purpose, be authorized and impowered to proceed
in Trial of the said Monies, by that Part of the Standard
which remains in the Exchequer, with that remains in
Ordered, That it be referred to the Commissioners for
Trial of the Pix Money, to give Order, That the Standards
for the Coins of this Commonwealth be new made of the
same Allay with the former; and present the same to the
House, to be approved of.
Ordered, That the House do adjourn itself.
And the House adjourned itself till Tuesday Morning,
Eight of Clock accordingly.