House of Commons Journal Volume 7
2 December 1651


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'House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 2 December 1651', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 7: 1651-1660 (1802), pp. 46. URL: Date accessed: 26 November 2014.


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Tuesday, the 2d of December, 1651.


Act of Oblivion.

THE House, according to former Order, resumed the Debate upon the Amendments to the General Pardon and Act of Oblivion:

And the said Amendments being severally read;

The Question being put, for agreeing to the Amendments in the 18th Folio, Line the 10th, in these Words, "as also Incest and Adultery;"

It passed with the Negative.

Resolved, That the Words, "to the King or" in Folio the 20th, Line the 9th, be omitted; and this Clause added in the next Line; viz. "since the 30th of January, in the Year of our Lord One thousand Six hundred Forty-and-eight."

Resolved, That these Words, viz. "since the Thirtieth Day of January 1648," be added in Folio the 3d, Line the 4th.

The Question being propounded, That these Words, viz. "that all Fines set and" in the 11th Line in the 3d Folio, do stand in the Bill;

It passed with the Negative.

The Question being put, that these Words, viz. "and have not been, or are discharged," in the Amendment to the 20th Folio and 10th Line, do stand;

It passed with the Negative.