House of Commons Journal Volume 9: 9 May 1668

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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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Die Sabbati, 9 Maii.


Leave of Absence.

ORDERED, That Sir Richard Temple have Leave to go into the Kingdom of France, for Recovery of his Health.

Monies due to the Crown. &c.

A Message from the Lords, by Sir Wm. Child and Sir Just. Lewen;

Mr. Speaker, The Lords have commanded us to acquaint you, that they have agreed with this House in the Bill for the better Payment of Monies received to the Use of the Crown: And, to the Bill concerning Mr. Weymondesold.

Message to attend the King.

A Message from the Lords, by Sir John Eyton, Usher of the black Rod.

Mr. Speaker,

The King commands this honourable House to attend him forthwith in his House of Peers.

And accordingly Mr. Speaker, with the House, went up to attend his Majesty.


Mr. Speaker reports, that his Majesty's Pleasure was, that the House be adjourned to the Eleventh Day of August next: And that his Majesty was pleased to declare, That if he could so order his Affairs, that his Two Houses might forbear their assembling at that Time, when their being in the Country would be so necessary for their private Occasions, his Majesty would give timely Notice, that they might spare their Attendance.

And the House did accordingly adjourn to the Eleventh Day of August next.