House of Commons Journal Volume 8: 11 March 1663

Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 8, 1660-1667. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Mercurii, 11 Martii, 15 Car. IIdi.


Leave of Absence.

ORDERED, That Sir John Shaw have the Leave of this House to go into the Country.

Preserving Woods, &c.

Sir Charles Harbord reports from the Committee to which the Bill for the Punishment of unlawful Cutters and Carriers away of Wood and Underwood was committed, several Amendments to the said Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his Place; and after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table: Which Amendments were read the First time: And the Five first Amendments, being read the Second time, were, upon the Question, severally agreed to.

The Sixth Amendment, being to leave out these Words, "then shall suspect," in the Seventh Line of the Fourth Folio, was read the Second time.

The Question being put, To agree with the Committee in this Amendment;

It passed in the Negative.

The rest of the Amendments, unto the Amendment to the Eighth Line of the Eighth Folio, were read the Second time; and, upon the Question, severally agreed to.

The Amendment to the Eighth Line of the Eighth Folio being read the Second time; and agreed to be amended; and, being accordingly amended at the Table; it was, upon the Question, agreed to.

The last Amendment was read the Second time; and, upon the Question, agreed to.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill, with the Amendments agreed to, be ingrossed.


A Petition, in the Name of the Clothiers of England, was this Day read.

Resolved, &c. That the said Petition be committed to a particular Committee; viz. Mr. Vaughan, Sir John Brampston, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Coventry, Sir Hum. Winch, Mr. Solicitor General, Sir Tho. Littleton, Sir Edw. Massey, Colonel Windham, Mr. Allestry, Sir Cha. Berkley senior, Sir Edw. Moseley, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Bain. Throckmorton, Mr. King, Sir John Rouse, Sir Edm. Peirce, Colonel Gilby, Sir Robert Atkyns, Sir John Holland, Sir Tho. Gower, Mr. Tho. Jones, Mr. Ernley, Sir Courtney Poole, Sir Fra. Lawley, Sir Cha. Berkley junior, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Nic. Crispe, Sir Wm. Lewis, Sir Rich. Everard, Sir Tho. Lee, Sir Tho. Peyton, Sir Tho. Bludworth, Sir Norton Knatchbull, Sir John Goodrick, Mr. Aldworth, Mr. Jones, Sir Rich. Oatley, Mr. Trelawney, Mr. Edw. Boscowen, Mr. Darcy, Sir John Yorke, Sir Geo. Stonehouse, Mr. How, Serjeant Charlton, Sir Tho. Meres, Sir James Smith, Sir Edw. Masters, Mr. Devereux, Mr. Jay, Mr. Dowdswell, Sir Wm. Lowther, Colonel Reames, Sir Robert Holt, Mr. Westfaling, Sir John Norton, Mr. Finch, Mr. Clifford, Sir Rich. Ford, Mr. Seymour, Sir Tho. Dolman, Mr. Boscowen, Sir Geo. Sonds, Sir John Talbot, Mr. Edw. Phillips: And all the Members of this House, that come to the Committee, are to have Voices thereat: And they are to meet To-morrow, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records: And to take into Consideration the Petition now read; and the several other Petitions from the Clothiers of several Counties, which were delivered in this Day; and also such other Petitions of like Nature, concerning the Clothing Trade, as shall be exhibited before them: And to receive such Addresses and Proposals as they shall find effectual, for the Regaining and Advance of the Clothing Trade; and report the same, with their Opinions therein, to the House.

Endfeild Chase Poor.

Ordered, That the Bill concerning the Poor of Endfeild be read To-morrow Morning.

And then the House adjourned till To-morrow Morning, Nine of the Clock.