Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 10, 1688-1693. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Jovis, 21 die Novembris 1° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
Recovery of Tythes, &c.
3. Skin, 21 Line, after "Kingdom," add "And if, at any time hereafter, any such Suit for such small Tythes, Offerings, Oblations, Obvertions, or Church Rates, shall be commenced in any Ecclesiastical Court, the Proceedings in such Suit shall be summarily, and viva voce, without Delay or Vexation; and shall be heard and determined in One or Two Court Days at most: And that no Person shall be hereafter excommunicated for not obeying the Summons or Sentence of the Ecclesiastical Court, in such Suit for small Tythes; but, upon the Notappearing or Disobedience of any Person, the Ecclesiastical Judge shall certify Two Justices of the Peace of the County; who shall proceed, as by the Statute 27 H. VIII. Ca. 20. intituled, 'For Tythes to be paid throughout this Realm,' is provided: And in Case any Ecclesiastical Judge shall proceed otherwise, then the Suit is and shall be dismissed from the Ecclesiastical Court, with Costs."
Strangers to be committed.
Ordered, That the Serjeant at Arms attending this House do take into Custody such Strangers, who shall presume to come into the House or Gallery, while the House or any Committee of the whole House, is sitting.
Supply Bill; Land Tax.
Mr. Solicitor General reports from the Committee of the whole House, That they had made some Progress in the Bill; and that they had directed him to move the House, That the Committee of the whole House may sit again To-morrow Morning.
|Tellers for the Yeas,||Sir Tho. Barnadiston,||62.|
|Sir Dunco. Colchester,|
|Tellers for the Noes,||Mr. Arnold,||66.|
Lords desire Leave for Members to attend them.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords do desire, that Colonel Godfrey, and Anth. Rowe, Esquire, may have Leave to come to the Committee, who are appointed to consider, Who were the Advisers and Prosecutors of the Murders of the Lord Russell, Colonel Sidney, and others; and who were the Advisers of Quo Warranto's against Corporations; to declare their Knowledge concerning those Matters.
Graham and Burton.
Ordered, That Mr. Arnold, Sir Phil. Skippon, Colonel Whitley, Sir Dunc. Colchester, Mr. Fortescue, Sir Edw. Aiscough, Mr. England, Lord Norries, Mr. Niccolls, Mr. Hobby, Sir Tho. Barnadiston, Mr. White, be added to the Committee appointed to take the Examinations of Witnesses, and prepare a Charge against Mr. Graham and Mr. Burton.