Martis, 21 Martii, 1670.
Supply Bill; Duty on Brandy.
THE House then entering upon the Reading of the
Amendments, sent from the Lords, to the Bill to
prohibit the Importation of Brandy;
Ordered, That it be referred to Sir Geo. Downing, Sir
John Duncombe, Sir Thom. Lee, Sir Thom. Meeres, Sir
John Lowther, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Robert Carr, Sir
Robert Howard, Sir Thom. Clifford, Col. Birch, Sir Will.
Bucknall, Sir Char. Harbord, Sir Robert Steward, Sir
Robert Atkins, Mr. Love, or any Three of them, to
peruse the Bill and Amendments sent from the Lords; and
to consider of a Method of proceeding; and report the
Matter, with their Opinions therein, to the House.
Ordered, That the Bill sent from the Lords, on the
Behalf of Nevill Yelverton, an Infant, be read the first
Business, To-morrow Morning.
Exporting of Wool.
Ordered, That the Bill to prevent the Exportation of
Wool, be read To-morrow Morning.
Supply Bill; Law Proceedings.
A Bill for an Imposition on several Pleadings and Proceedings in the Law, was read the First time.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill be read a Second time on
Ordered, That all Committees that were discontinued,
be revived; and do sit this Afternoon, in the Places formerly appointed.
The House then proceeded to the Hearing of the
Cause concerning Lindsey Level.
And Parties and Counsel were called in to the Bar of
And the Counsel, on the Behalf of Sir William Killigrew and Sir Henry Herne being heard; and several
Decrees of the Commissioners of Sewers being read;
Resolved, &c. That the further Hearing of the Cause
concerning the said Lindsey Level Fen be proceeded in
on Thursday Morning next, Nine of the Clock, nothing
Ordered, That all Committees discontinued, be revived; and do sit in the Places formerly appointed.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.