Die Lunæ, 26 Novembris, 18 Car. IIdi.
Leave of Absence.
ORDERED, That Mr. Duckett have the Leave
of this House to go into the Country.
Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do issue his Warrant
to the Clerk of the Crown, to make out a Writ, for
electing a new Member to serve for the Devizes in
Wiltsheere, in the stead of Wm. Yorke Esquire, deceased.
Bricks and Tiles.
A Bill for regulating the Making of Brick and Tile
was read the First time.
Ordered, That this Bill be read a Second time
Bishop of Duresme's Estate.
A Bill for enabling the Lord Bishop of Duresme to
grant a Lease, for Three Lives, to Humfry Wharton
Esquire, of certain Lead Mines, was read the First time.
Ordered, That this Bill be read a Second time on
Ordered, That the Report concerning Mr. Robart's
Bill be made To-morrow Morning.
A Bill for raising Part of the One million Eight hundred
thousand Pounds Supply for his Majesty by a Poll . . .
was read the Second time.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House: And that the Committee be
impowered to appoint some Persons to inspect the Heads
of the Bill; and to bring in an Estimate, What Sum of
Money may be raised on the Bill.
Ordered, That a Message be sent to the Lords, to
desire them to take into Consideration the Votes of this
House concerning the Patent of the Canary Company.
And Mr. Seymour is to go up to the Lords with this
The House then resolved into a Committee of the
whole House, upon the Poll Bill, for his Majesty's
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Steward took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Mr. Steward reports, That the Committee of the whole
House had entered upon the Poll Bill; and made some
Progress therein: And humbly moved, That the House
would resolve into a Committee of the whole House,
To-morrow at Ten of the Clock, to proceed therein.
Resolved, That the House will resolve into a Committee of the whole House, To-morrow Morning at
Ten of the Clock, to proceed upon the Poll Bill, for his
Ordered, That the Committee to which the Bill for
Sale of Goring House is committed, be revived; and do
sit on Thursday, Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in
the Place formerly appointed: And Sir Thomas Meres
and Mr. Whorwood are added to the said Committee.