House of Commons Journal Volume 8: 24 September 1666

Pages 626-627

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

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Lunæ, 24 Sept. 18 Car. Regis. IIdi.



ORDERED, That Leave be given for bringing in a Bill for the same Benefit for Wales, upon Recoveries on Replevins, as is, by Act of Parliament, provided for England.

Clandestine Marriages.

A Bill to prevent Inconveniencies by clandestine Marriages was read.

Ordered, That this Bill be read the Second time on Thursday next.

E. of Cleveland's Estate.

A Bill for enlarging the Time given by a former Act of Parliament to the Lord Chief Baron, and other Barons of the Exchequer, to hear and determine the Redemption of Mortgages made by the Earl of Cleveland, and the Lord Wentworth, was read.

Ordered, That this Bill be read the Second time on This-day-sevennight.

Peterborough Election.

A Petition of Sir Vere Fane was read.

Ordered, That the Petition of Sir Vere Fane be referred to the Committee of Privileges and Elections, to examine the Legality of the Return of the Writ issued for electing a Member to serve for the City of Peterborough.

Hospitals, &c.

A Bill for regulating of Hospitals and Free Schools, was read the Second time.

The Question being put, That the Bill be committed;

The House was divided.

The Yeas went out.

Sir Edw. Massey, Tellers for the Yeas: 98.
Sir George How, With the Yeas,
Colonel Strangwaies, Tellers for the Noes: 68.
Mr. Mallet, With the Noes,

And so it was resolved in the Affirmative: And committed to Sir Harbottle Grimston, Sir Edm. Wallpoole, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Crouch, Colonel Reames, Sir Charles Harbord, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Jo. Brampston, Sir Thomas Allen, Sir Jo. Birkenhead, Mr. Westphaling, Mr. Solicitor General, Mr. Morris, Sir Jo. Duncombe, Mr. Morley, Mr. Pryn, Mr. Mountague, Sir Thom. Gower, Mr. Trevor, Sir Robert Atkins, Serjeant Mainard, Sir Norton Knatchbold, Sir Jo. Knight, Mr. Steward, Sir John Heath, Colonel Strangwaies, Mr. Mallet, Dr. Burrell, Mr. James, Sir Jo. Denham, Colonel Windham, Mr. Pepis, Sir Jo. Goodrick, Sir Jo. Talbott, Sir Thom. Clifford, Sir Wm. Tredenham, Colonel Phillips, Mr. Coleman, Sir Jo. Knight, Sir Allen Apsley, Colonel Legg, Sir Thom. Littleton, Sir Robert Carr, Sir Thom. Tompkins, Sir Wm. Heyward, Lord Herbert, Mr. Fynch, Mr. Jones, Mr. Waller, Colonel Gilby, Lord Ancram, Sir Edm. Pooley, Mr. Whorwood, Mr. Musgrave, Sir Fran. Clarke, Sir James Thynn, Sir Jo. Monson, Sir Hen. Cæsar, Sir Jo. Birkenhead, Sir Thom. Strickland, Lord Fanshaw, Sir Wm. Smith, Sir Wm. Gawdy, Colonel Egerton, Mr. Hambden, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Wm. Portman, Lord Hawley: And all the Members that come, are to have Voices: And they are to sit on Thursday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Preachers appointed.

Ordered, That Mr. Frampton and Mr. Stilling fleete be desired to preach before this House, at St. Margaret's Church at Westminster, the Fast Day appointed the Tenth of October next: And Colonel Windham is desired to give Notice hereof to Mr. Frampton; and Sir John Cotton to Mr. Stilling fleete.

Ordered, That the Dean of Westminster and Dr. Outrim be desired to preach before this House, at St. Margaret's, Westminster, on the First Wednesday of the next Month, being the Day of the publick monthly Fast: And the Lord Ancram, and Sir Robert Long, or either of them, do give them Notice hereof.

Lords concur in Vote.

Mr. Garraway reports, That he had attended the Lords; and that they had freely concurred with this House in their Vote: And that they would send to know his Majesty's Pleasure, When he would be attended; and give Notice thereof to this House.


Resolved, &c. That a Committee be appointed to look into the Laws which restrain the Exportation of native Commodities; and to bring in a Bill for transporting such Commodities as may be beneficial for the Good of the Kingdom.

And that it be referred to Mr. Pryn, Sir Robert Atkins, Mr. Jolly, Mr. Jones, Mr. Pepis, Sir Jo. Robinson, Mr. Coleman, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Jo. Knight, Colonel Birch, Sir Jo. Shaw; or any Five of them.

Exporting Leather.

Ordered, That Leave be given for bringing in a Bill for Licence to export Tanned Leather.

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