House of Commons Journal Volume 7
19 August 1659

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 7: 19 August 1659', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 7: 1651-1660 (1802), pp. 763. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=24844 Date accessed: 26 November 2014.


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Friday, August the 19th, 1659.

Union with Scotland.

THE House, according to former Order, was this Day resolved into a Grand Committee, upon the Bill of Union of Scotland with England.

Mr. Speaker left the Chair.

Mr. Garland took the Chair.

Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.

Mr. Garland reports from the said Grand Committee, That the said Grand Committee desire the Leave of this House to sit upon the said Bill, on this Day Sevennight.

Resolved, That this House doth agree with the said Grand Committee, That the said Grand Committee do sit upon the Bill of Union of Scotland with England, on this Day Sevennight.

Barker reprieved.

Ordered, That Jervase Barker, imprisoned and convicted for Murder, be reprieved for a Fortnight. And that all Execution be stayed against him, accordingly.