House of Commons Journal Volume 9: 21 February 1673

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Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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Veneris, 21 die Februarii, 1672.


Preventing Export of Wool.

ORDERED, That a Bill be brought in, to prevent the Exportation of Wool.

Committee of Privilege.

Ordered, That these Members following be added to the Committee of Elections and Privileges; viz. Sir Will. Drake, Mr. Waring, Sir William Thompson, Mr. Fran. Smith, Mr. John Harvey, Sir Geo. Fletcher, Mr. Packer, Sir Will. Bowyer, Sir John Strode, Mr. Ashburnham, Mr. Bishop, Mr. Samuell Sandys junior, Sir Edward Massey, Sir Robert Cordwell, Sir Lionell Walden, Sir Will. Beecher, Sir Theoph. Biddolph, Sir John Fredericke, Mr. Thom. Coventry, Mr. Thurbarne, Mr. Phil. Howard, Sir Geo. Stonehouse, Sir Wilfred Lawson, Mr. Richard Crooke, Sir Henry Felton, Sir Thom. Mompesson, Sir John Covett, Lord Cavendish, Mr. Aldworth, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Speccot, Sir John Nicholas, Mr. Robert Roberts, Mr. Langhorne, Sir Thomas Crew, Sir John Tufton, Mr. Arundell, Sir Thom. Bludworth, Sir John Prettyman, Lord Obrian.

Poor Children Apprentices.

A Bill for Binding out poor Children Apprentices, was read.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be read a Second time.

Supply Bill.

A Clause was tendered, for Liberty to export Corn, to be added to the Bill of his Majesty's Supply; and read.

The Question being put, That this Clause be read a Second time;

It was resolved in the Affirmative.

Resolved, &c. That this Clause, for Liberty to export Corn, be committed to the Committee of the whole House, to whom the Bill for his Majesty's Supply is committed.

The House then resolved into a Committee of the whole House, upon the Bill for his Majesty's Supply.

Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Attorney General took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.

Mr. Attorney General reports from the said Committee, That they had made some Progress in the said Bill; and humbly moved, from the said Committee, that they might have Leave to proceed further thereupon, on Tuesday Morning next.

Resolved, &c. That the House be resolved into a Committee of the whole House, on Tuesday Morning next, Ten of the Clock, to proceed in the further Consideration of his Majesty's Supply.

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