Die Martis, 10 Martii, 1667.
FRancisco de Lix, Son of Francisco Lopes, born at
Bordeaux, did this Day take the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy, before the Speaker, at the Clerk's
Table, in order to his Naturalization; and was thereupon
ordered to be added to the Bill of Naturalization.
Lady Routh's Estate.
Ordered, That the Bill concerning the Lady Routh be
read the first Bill To-morrow Morning.
A Bill for settling the Draining of Deepeing Fen was
read the Second time.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Robert Carr, Sir Solom. Swale, Lord Fanshaw, Lord Richardson, Sir Thomas Allen, Sir Lanc. Lake, Sir John
Ernley, Mr. Morice, Sir Wm. Kellegrew, Col. Gilby,
Sir Jo. Brampston, Lord Castleton, Lord Angier, Sir
Humfry Wynch, Sir Rowland Berkley, Sir Jo. Talbott,
Sir Thom. Ingram, Sir Anth. Irby, Mr. Hatton, Mr. Ratcliffe, Sir Jo. Mainard, Lord Gorge, Sir William Beecher,
Sir John Newton, Mr. Milward, Sir Courtney Poole, Sir
Edw. Massey, Mr. Buscawen, Sir Maurice Berkley, Sir
Jo. Knight, Sir Clifford Clifton, Sir Jo. Northcote, Lord
Fitzwilliams, Sir John Napper, Mr. Grey, Sir Phill.
Musgrave, Sir Thom. Gower, Mr. Crouch, Sir Edm.
Windham, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Godolphin, Col. Birch,
Sir Jo. Young, Col. Sandys, and all the Members of this
House, that serve for the Counties of Lincolne and Northampton: And they are to meet at Two of the Clock this
Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber; and to hear Proposals on Behalf of the Country: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Ordered, That the Bill on the Behalf of Mr. Rooke
be read To-morrow Morning.
Dr. Wharton's Estate.
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill concerning Mr. S.
Perkins be read To-morrow Morning.
Ordered, That the Bill for uniting Parishes in Southampton be read To-morrow Morning.
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill concerning Mr. Beckham be read on Thursday Morning.
Intestates Wives and Children.
A Bill for Relief of the Wives and Children of Persons dying intestate being tendered, and accepted, by
Leave of the House;
Ordered, That this Bill, for Relief of the Wives and
Children of Persons dying intestate, be read, To-morrow
Information being given of a Breach of Privilege, committed by John Danson and Robert Alsop, against Colonel
Kirkby, a Member of this House, in taking his Horses
and other Goods in Execution;
Ordered, That John Danson and Robert Alsop be
sent for in Custody of the Serjeant at Arms, to answer
their Breach of Privilege, in causing the Horses and
Goods of Colonel Kirkby, a Member of this House, to
be taken in Execution.
Thefts and Robberies.
The House then resumed the Debate of the Amendments to the Bill to prevent Thefts and Robberies.
The Clause tendered to be added to the Bill was read
the Second time.
The First Paragraph of the Clause, touching Eighty
Days for apprehending Thieves, was read.
The Question being put, To agree to this Paragraph;
The House was divided.
The Yeas went out.
|Sir Lanc. Lake,
||For the Yeas,
|Sir Thom. Allen,
|Sir Jo. Ernley,
||For the Noes,
And so it passed in the Negative.
The Second Paragraph, touching Robberies between
Sun-rising and Sun-setting, being read;
The Question being put, To agree to this paragraph;
It passed in the Negative.
Resolved, &c. That the further Debate of the Amendments to the Bill against Thefts and Robberies be adjourned till Thursday Morning.
Ordered, That the Bill concerning the Post Office be
read on Saturday Morning.
The House then resumed the Debate touching his
And the Vote of the Committee of the whole House,
touching an Imposition upon foreign Commodities, was
read and debated; the Question in Debate being, That
the Committee of the whole House for his Majesty's Supply
be free to consider of a Way to raise Monies upon Wines;
And the Question being put, That the Words "but
not by Excise," be added to that Question;
It passed in the Negative:
And the main Question being put; it was
Resolved, That the Committee of the whole House,
for his Majesty's Supply, be free to consider of a Way to
raise Monies upon Wines.
Resolved, &c. That this House will proceed in the
Consideration of his Majesty's Supply on Thursday
Ordered, That the Matter concerning Lyndsey Level
Fen, appointed for Thursday next, be heard on the first
Tuesday after Easter Week.
Ordered, That the further Hearing of the Cause
upon the Petition of John, Mary, and Dorothy Stonehouse, appointed for Saturday next, be adjourned till
Wednesday after Easter Week.
Ordered, That all Committees be adjourned, that
were to sit this Afternoon, except the Committees relating to his Majesty's Supply; the Committee to whom
the Bill concerning Hearth Money is committed; the
Committee to whom the Jurisdiction of the House of
Lords is referred; and the Committee to which the Bill
concerning Deane Forest is committed.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.