Die Jovis, 5 Septembris, 1650.
THE House resumed the Debate upon the Petition
of Colonel Wm. Boothby, read Yesterday.
Resolved, That the Door be shut till Twelve of the
Resolved, That this Petition be referred to a Committee;
viz. to Sir James Harrington, Mr. Bond, Mr. Trenchard,
Colonel Marten, Mr. Attorney, Mr. Carew, Colonel
Morley, Sir Thomas Wroth, Mr. Strickland, Mr. Lemon,
Mr. Nevill, Lieutenant General Ludlow, Colonel Fielder,
Mr. * Corbet, Major General Harrison, Sir Richard
Lucy, Mr. Stephens, Colonel Bossevile, Mr. Hodges, Alderman Pennyngton, Mr. Hallowes, Mr. Moyle, Mr. Clement, Sir Wm. Strickland; or any Five of them: With
Power to examine upon Oath; and to hear the whole
Matter and Witnesses on both Sides; and what hath
been already done; and report the Matter of Fact to the
House: And this Committee have Power to send for
Persons, Papers, and Witnesses: And are to meet Tomorrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the
Ordered, That the Sequestration of the Estate of Colonel
William Boothby be suspended; but that the Security
already taken, for answering the Estate to the Benefit of
the Commonwealth, do continue: And the Committee
are to report the same to the House, with all Speed.
Business to be done.
Ordered, That no other Business, but publick Business
only concerning Money, and other publick Affairs of the
Commonwealth, be taken into Debate in the House until
the First of October next.
Sir Henry Lingen.
Resolved, That the Business of Sir Henry Lingen be that
Day taken into Consideration.