House of Commons Journal Volume 7
23 September 1654


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'House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 23 September 1654', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 7: 1651-1660 (1802), pp. 369-370. URL: Date accessed: 28 November 2014.


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Saturday, 23 September, 1654.


Recognition of Government.

MR. Lechmere reports from the Committee, A Bill touching a Recognition of the Government, to be subscribed by Members of Parliament: Which was this Day read the First time, and ordered to be read the Second time on Monday Morning.

Settling the Government.

The House, according to former Order, was resolved into a Committee of the whole House, upon the Government.

Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Hoskins was called to the Chair.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.

Mr. Hoskins reports from the Committee, their Desire, That the House would give them Leave to sit again on Monday Morning, upon the Government, according to the former Order.

Resolved, That the House be resolved into a Committee of the whole House on Monday Morning, to proceed upon the Government, according to former Order.