House of Commons Journal Volume 9
11 June 1678

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 9: 11 June 1678', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 9: 1667-1687 (1802), pp. 493-494. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=27636 Date accessed: 23 October 2014.


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Martis, 11 die Junii, 1678.

Prayers.

Highways.

A BILL to repeal a Clause in the Act concerning Highways, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That this Bill be committed to Sir Lan. Lake, Sir John Mallet, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir Anth. Irby, Mr. Crouch, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Ro. Berkeley, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Hen. Ford, Sir Rich. Corbett, Sir John Moreton, Sir John Coryton, Sir Jos. Tredenham, Lord Ashley, Sir Fr. Russell, Mr. Swanton, Mr. Mallet, Colonel Titus, Mr. Wright, Sir John Norton, Sir John Cotton, Mr. Progers, Mr. Price, Mr. Harrison, Sir Phil. Harecourt, Mr. Clerke, Sir John Brampston, Sir John Barnaby, Mr. Pepys, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir John Covert, Sir Tho. Clerges, Sir Gilbert Talbot: And they are to meet at Two of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Seaverne Fishing.

An ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, intituled, An Act for Preservation of Fishing in the River of Seaverne, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Fr. Russell, Sir John Trevor, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Wyn, Sir Gilbert Talbot, Mr. Eyres, Mr. Mallet, Lord O Brien, Col. Sandys, Mr. Harrison, Sir Edm. Jenings, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Ro. Berkley, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir John Terringham, Lord Ashley, Sir John Covert, Sir John Mallet, Mr. Lewis, Sir Tho. Proby, Mr. Westfaling, Sir Rich. How, Sir Giles Hungerford, Mr. Wharton, Sir Hen. Capell, Serj. Street, Colonel Birch, Sir Ch. Wheeler, and all that serve for the Counties of Worcester, Gloucester, and Salop: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.

Scoppens', &c. Nat.

A Bill for naturalizing John Scoppens, and others, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Mr. Papillon, Alderman Bence, Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Wright, Sir John Holland, Sir Edw. Masters, Sir Giles Hungerford, Sir John Rolles, Mr. Browne, Sir Wm. Blacket, Sir Tho. Clerges, Mr. Crouch, Sir John Trevor, Sir Ro. Berkley, Mr. Spry, Mr. Ash, Mr. Eyres, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Sir Anth. Irby, Mr. Briggs, Sir John Barnaby, Sir Fr. Russell, Mr. Westfaling, Sir Hen. Ford, Mr. May, Mr. Progers, Sir Ric. Everard, Sir Trevor Williams, Sir Edw. Masters, Mr. Oakley, Sir John Coryton, Sir Edw. Deering: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock, in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And are impowered to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Exporting Wool.

A Bill to prevent Exportation of Wool, was read the First time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be read a Second time.

Burying in Woollen.

An ingrossed Bill, sent from the Lords, intituled, An Act for Burying in Woollen, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the Bill be committed to Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Eyres, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir John Knight, Sir Edm. Jenings, Serjeant Rigby, Mr. Papillon, Mr. Burlace, Mr. Goreing, Mr. Browne, Sir Gervas Elwes, Sir Rol Holmes, Mr. Ash, Sir John Barnaby, Sir Fr. Rolles, Mr. Hall, Mr. Windham, Sir Hen. Puckering, Sir Ro. Berkeley, Sir Phil. Harecourt, Sir John Mallet, Sir Hen. Ford, Sir John Talbot, Sir Tho. Doleman, Sir Rob. Carr, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Crouch, Sir Tho. Clerges, Sir John Trevor, Mr. May, Sir Fr. Russell, Mr. Rashley, Mr. Whittacre, Sir Sam. Bernardiston, Sir John Coryton, Mr. Hyde, Mr. Hopkins, Mr. Swinfen, Mr. Spry, Mr. Powle, Mr. Love, Sir Chr. Musgrave, Sir Tho. Lee, Sir John Hobart, Mr. Clerke, Sir Court. Poole: And all that come are to have Voices: And they are to meet To-morrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.

St. Martin's in the Fields Church.

Resolved, &c. That this Report from the Committee, to whom the new Bill for making a new Parochial Church in the Parish of St. Martin's in the Fields, was recommitted, be received To-morrow Morning, Ten of the Clock.

Message respecting disbanding the Forces.

The House then proceeded to the Consideration of his Majesty's Message: Which was read to the House.

The Question being propounded, That the Time be inlarged for disbanding the Forces that have been raised since the Twenty-ninth of September last;

The Question being put, That the Words "not exceeding the Twenty-seventh of July" be made Part of the Question;

The House divide.

The Yeas go forth.

Tellers, Sir Court. Poole, for the Yeas, 167.
Sir Winst. Churchill,
Tellers, Sir Sam. Bernardiston, for the Noes, 164.
Sir Wm. Thompson,

And so it was resolved in the Affirmative.

The Question being put, That the Words, "and are now beyond the Sea," be made Part of the Question.

The House divide.

The Yeas go forth.

Tellers, Colonel Birch, for the Yeas, 172.
Sir John Mallet,
Tellers, Sir Geo. Downing, for the Noes, 166.
Colonel Strode,

And so it was resolved in the Affirmative.

Resolved, &c. That the Time be inlarged for disbanding the Forces that have been raised since the Twentyninth of September last, and are now beyond the Sea; not exceeding the Twenty-seventh of July.

Supply Bill; Disbanding the Forces.

The House then resolved into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed in the Consideration of the Bill for raising Two hundred thousand Pounds, for Paying and Disbanding the Forces that have been raised since the Twenty-ninth of September last.

Mr. Speaker left the Chair.

Sir John Trevor took the Chair of the Committee.

Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.

Sir John Trevor reports from the said Committee, That they had made some Progress in the said Bill: And humbly moved from the said Committee, That they may have Leave to sit again To-morrow Morning, at Ten of the Clock.

Resolved, &c. That this House will, To-morrow Morning at Ten of the Clock, resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to proceed further in the Consideration of the Bill for raising Two hundred thousand Pounds, for Paying and Disbanding the Forces that have been raised since the Twenty-ninth of September last.

Committees.

Ordered, That all Committees which were to sit this Afternoon, except the Committee to whom the Matter concerning the Fleet is committed, be adjourned.

And then the House adjourned till To-morrow Morning, Eight of the Clock.