Die Jovis, 3 Novembris, 1670.
A BILL for settling the Manor of Millen in the
County of Bucks in Trustees, for the raising Portions, and providing Maintenance for the Daughter of
Robert Hamond Esquire deceased, was read.
Resolved, &c. That this Bill be read a Second time
on Monday Morning next.
Merchants, &c. Petition.
A Petition of several Merchants, Tradesmen, Artificers,
Victuallers, and others, in and about the City of London,
Resolved, &c. That the said Petition be taken into
further Consideration, after the King's Business is put
into a Method of Dispatch.
Ordered, That the Bill concerning Jurors, sent up to
the Lords, and the Amendments sent down from the
Lords, be taken into Consideration some Morning.
Ordered, That the Committee for Inspection of Bills
do sit this Afternoon.
A Bill for Sale of Lands, to pay the Debts of Robert
Houghton Esquire, was read.
Resolved, &c. That this Bill be read a Second time.
A Bill for improving the Navigation between Boston
and the River Trent was read:
But, being to lay a Toll; and brought in without
Leave; For Preservation of the Orders of the House,
Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a Bill Tomorrow Morning, for improving the Navigation between
Boston and the River Trent.
Ordered, That the Committee to which the Matter
concerning the Plantation Trade was committed be
revived; and do sit this Afternoon.
Ordered, That all Committees which were discontinued, be revived; and do sit this Afternoon, in the Places
A Petition of Robert Morley Esquire being tendered,
and opened to the House;
Ordered, That the Petition of Mr. Morley be referred to
the Committee of Elections, to examine the whole Matter
in Difference concerning the Election for Seaforth; and
to report it, with their Opinions, to the House.
Estimates and Accounts.
Sir Thomas Meeres reports from the Committee appointed to inspect the Lists of his Majesty's Debts, the
Estimate of the Charge of the Navy, and Accounts
delivered in to the House from the Lords Commissioners
of the Treasury, and Treasurers of the Navy, the State of
the Proceedings of the Committee, as far as the Time will
give them Leave: Which, being in Writing, in several
Papers, were opened; and read to the House, in Order:
And after delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.
The House then resolved into a Committee of the
whole House, to proceed in the Consideration of his
Mr. Speaker leaves the Chair.
Sir Robert Atkins takes the Chair of the Committee.
Mr. Speaker resumes the Chair.
Sir Robert Atkins reports from the said Committee,
That they had made some Progress in the Consideration
of his Majesty's Supply; but, as yet, had no particular
Matter to report to the House.
Resolved, That the House will resolve into a Committee of the whole House To-morrow Morning Ten of
the Clock, to proceed in the further Consideration of
his Majesty's Supply.
Ordered, That all Committees that were to sit this
Afternoon, be adjourned till To-morrow Two of the
Clock in the Afternoon.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.