Die Veneris, 11 Martii, 1669. 22° Car. II.
NIcholas du Pin did this Day take the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy, before the Speaker, at the
Clerk's Table, in order to his Naturalization.
A Bill for repairing and maintaining of Churches, was
read the Second time.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Adam
Browne, Sir Solom. Swale, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Richard
Oateley, Sir Courtney Poole, Mr. Steward, Sir Robert
Atkins, Sir Jo. Talbott, Colonel Phillips, Sir Robert
Carr, Sir Wm. Lowther, Sir Hugh Bethell, Sir Jo.
Newton, Sir Herbert Price, Mr. Lucy, Sir Nich. Slaning,
Sir Clifford Clifton, Sir Gilbert Talbott, Mr. Spry, Colonel
Hollis, Serjeant Mainard, Sir Thom. Gower, Sir Charles
Harbord, Mr. Hoby, Mr. Crouch, Sir Wm. Lewis, Mr.
Cholmley, Mr. Onslow, Colonel Williams, Mr. Morice,
Mr. Grey, Mr. Chetwin, Colonel Birch, Sir Thom. Doleman, Dr. Burwell, Sir Jonath. Trelawney, Mr. Marvell,
Mr. Culleford, Sir Edw. Littleton, Mr. Morris: And all
that shall come shall have Voices: And they are to meet
at Two of the Clock this Afternoon; and to consider of
the Debates of the House, and of such further Proposals
or Provisoes as shall be offered: And to send for Persons,
Papers, and Records.
A Bill against stealing of Children, was read the First
Resolved, That this Bill be read a Second time.
A Bill to enable Edward Moseley Esquire to sell Lands,
was read the First time.
The Question being put, That the Bill be read a
The House divided.
The Yeas went out.
Sir John Talbott,
||for the Yeas,
Sir Courtney Poole,
||for the Noes,
And so it passed in the Negative.
Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill to
enlarge the Time for Payment of the Money, and preventing the Forfeiture of the Estate: And it is referred
to Mr. Solicitor General, Mr. Milward, Sir Job Charlton,
Mr. Steward, or any Two of them, to prepare and bring
in a Bill, on the Behalf of Mr. Moseley.
Duty on Brandy.
Ordered, That such Witnesses, as are desired on the
Behalf of the Merchants, be required to attend on Tuesday
Morning next; to testify in the Matter upon their Complaint concerning Brandy: And that the Counterpart of
the Patent of the Farmers of Excise, of the 17 Years
of his Majesty's Reign, be then brought in by such Person as hath it in his Custody.
Ordered, That all such Bills, as were appointed to be
read this Day, be read To-morrow.
Regulating Jurors, &c.
Ordered, That the Report of the Bill concerning
Jurors; and of the Bill touching Prisoners; he heard
Deeping Fenn, &c.
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bills, concerning Deeping
Fenn; and Dr. Wharton; and other ingrossed Bills; be
read To-morrow Morning.
A Message from the Lords, by . . . .
King appoints to be attended.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have sent us to acquaint you,
that his Majesty is to be attended with both Houses, in
the Banqueting House at Whitehall, at Four of the Clock
Supply Bill; Wine Duties.
The House then resolved into a Committee of the
whole House, upon the Bill for his Majesty's Supply.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Sir Robert Atkins took the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Sir Robert Atkins reports, That the said Committee
had made a good Progress in the Bill for his Majesty's
Supply; and moved, that the House would resolve into
a Committee of the whole House, to proceed in the
further Consideration thereof.
Resolved, That this House doth agree with the Committee, That this House will resolve into a Committee
of the whole House To-morrow Morning, to proceed
in the further Consideration of the Bill for his Majesty's
Duty on Brandy.
Ordered, That the Debate of the Duty concerning
Brandy, and the Hearing of the Merchants to their Petition against the Farmers of Excise, appointed for Tomorrow Morning, be adjourned till Tuesday Morning
Ordered, That all Committees, that were to sit this
Afternoon, be adjourned till To-morrow in the Afternoon
Two of the Clock, except the Committee to which the
Bill concerning the City of London, is committed.
And then the House adjourned till Three of the
Clock in the Afternoon.
THE House attends the King.
THE House being met, Mr. Speaker, with the House,
went in a Body to attend his Majesty, in the Banquet
House at Whitehall, in pursuance of a Message sent
from the Lords this Morning.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning Eight a Clock.