House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 19 August 1652

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Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 7, 1651-1660. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Thursday, the 19th of August, 1652.


Public Fast.

MR. Rowse reports a Bill for setting apart Wednesday, the 8th Day of September 1652, for a Day of solemn Fasting and Humiliation: Which was this Day read the First time.

Resolved, That this Bill be now read the Second time.

The said Bill was now read the Second time, accordingly; and, upon the Question, committed to the Committee for propagating the Gospel: And the said Committee are enjoined to meet To-morrow, in the Afternoon; and that it be brought in this Day Sennight.

Forfeited Estates.

Mr. Garland reports Amendments to the Additional Bill for Sale of several Estates forfeited to the Commonwealth, for Treason.