Wednesday, the 7th of January, 1656.
Observation of Sunday.
A BILL for the better Observation of the Lord's
Day, was this Day read the First time; and, upon
the Question, ordered to be read the Second time on
Wednesday Morning next.
A Bill for the Continuing and Assessing of a Tax for the
Paying and Maintaining of the Militia Forces in England
and Wales, raised for the Security and Preservation of
the Peace of the Commonwealth, was this Day read the
Resolved, That this Debate be adjourned till To-morrow Morning, Eight of Clock; nothing to intervene.