ffriday 26o Both howses mett. All Assembled as afore.
The Committee ordered to bring in the Countries charge.
And their Report brought in & read in part. Leift Wm
Lewis demandeth satisfaction for his charge & pains in bring-
ing downe Indians the last yeare, & comming down now &
gyuing his attendance uppon the Gours Ire.
And uppon motion made how many men should bee allowed
the Gour & Councell ffree of all taxes, The uote of the Lower
howse is that the Gour be allowed 6 men, & euery of the
Councell 3 prouided they bee their owne proper seruants by
Indenture or other Couenant or lyuing in their own howses.
Adiorned till tomorrow morning 7 clock
Saturday 27o Aprilis
Burgesses all assembled except as afore. Went on on the
Both howses mett & putt to the uote, whether once reading
shall bee sufficient for all Bills & orders allready prepared
before they bee putt to Ingrossmt or not. All pnt uote in the
affirmatiue, Except mr ffenwick.
The Committee brought in the Countries charge viz.