Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 9, 1667-1687. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Jovis, 4 die Junii, 1685. 1 Jac. IIdi.
New Malton Election.
Ordered, That the said Petition be referred to the Consideration of the Committee for Elections and Privileges; to examine the Matter thereof; and report the same, with their Opinion therein, to the House.
Ordered, That the said Petition be referred to the Consideration of the Committee of Elections and Privileges; to examine the Matter thereof; and report the same, with their Opinion therein, to the House.
St. James' Parish.
Ordered, That the Bill be committed to Sir Thomas Clarges, Colonel Strode, Sir Wm. Clifton, Mr. Richard Berty, Sir Hugh Chomley, Mr. Peregrine Berty, Sir John Wynn, Mr. Harrington, Lord Downe, Sir Stephen Fox, Sir John Banks, Sir Denny Ashburnham, Sir Charles Gerrat, Sir Tho. Mompesson, Mr. Smith, Sir Cyrill Wych, Mr. Essex Strode, Sir Geo. Pudsey, Mr. Bonithon, Sir Chr. Wren, Sir Winston Churchill, Mr. Chiffinch, Mr. Holloway, Sir Peter Rich, Mr. Neale, Mr. Mellish, Sir Edw. Nevill, Mr. Bridgman, Mr. Henry Berty, Mr. Herbert, Dr. Davenant, Sir John Knatchbull, Mr. Pepys, Mr. Paston, Mr. Chapman, Sir Walter Clarges, Mr. Hawtry, Sir Lionell Walden, Captain Kendrick, Lord Vaughan, Mr. Williams, Sir John Key, Mr. Robert Cornwall, Major Arnold, Sir Orlando Gee, Sir James Butler, Colonel Phillips, Mr. Hewer, Sir John Nicholas, Sir Hen. Monson, Mr. Bainton, Mr. Hen. Cornwall, Mr. Geres, Mr. Boteler, Mr. Connisby, Sir John Packington, Mr. Aubery, Sir Cha. Gerard: And they are to meet at Three of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And due Notice is to be given to the Vicar, Churchwardens, and Overseers of the Poor, of the Parish of St. Martin's in the Fields, that they may attend the Committee, if they shall see Cause: And the Committee are impowered to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Carriages for Navy and Ordnance.
Ordered, That it be referred to Sir John Ernle, Mr. Peregrine Berty, Sir Tho. Clarges, Mr. Goring, Sir Lionel Walden, Sir John Talbot, Sir Chris. Wren, or any Three of them, to prepare and bring in the said Bill.
Carriages for the King.
Sir John Talbot reports from the Committee to whom the Bill for providing necessary Carriages for his Majesty's Royal Progress and Removal, was committed, That the Committee having taken the same into their Consideration, had agreed upon some Amendments to be made, and a Clause to be added, to the Bill: Which he read in his Place, and afterwards delivered them in at the Clerk's Table: Where the Amendments being twice read, were, upon the Question, severally agreed to.
Recovery of Tythes.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed, upon the Debate of the House, to Sir John Lowther, Mr. Christy, Sir Tho. Clarges, Sir Charles Gaudy, Mr. Peregrine Bertie, Mr. Recorder, Mr. Harrington, Mr. Fanshaw, Doctor Parrot, Sir Tho. Exton, Sir Tho. Meres, Mr. Montague, Lord Downe, Sir George Pudsey, Sir John Lowther, Mr. Common Serjeant, Sir John Knatchbull, Sir Charles Holt, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Mellish, Mr. North, Mr. Seymour, Sir Char. Littleton, Sir John Banks, Mr. Essex Strode, Lord Digby, Sir Wm. Twisden, Sir Richard Lloyd, Sir John Wynn, Mr. Foley, Mr. Bonithon, Mr. Parker, Sir Fra. Russell, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Lord Ranelagh, Sir Christo. Musgrave, Sir William Trumball, Mr. Marwood, Mr. Dolben, Major Ashton, Mr. Williams, Mr. Bull, Mr. Cradock, Lord Falkland, Mr. Jones, Sir Christo. Wren, Mr. Musgrave, Sir Edmund Jennings, Sir Humph. Foster, Sir Wm. Honywood, Mr. Verney, Mr. Lee, Lord Vaughan, Sir Rich May, Captain Kirkby; or any Eight of them: And they are to meet at Three of the Clock this Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Reversing Lord Stafford's Attainder.
Earl of Ossory's Estate.
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have sent to this House Two Bills; the One intituled, An Act for reversing the Attainder of William late Viscount Stafford; and another, intituled, An Act to enable James Lord Butler of Moor Park, and Earl of Ossory in the Kingdom of Ireland, to make a Jointure to such Woman as he shall marry: To which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
And it appearing to this House, That Mr. Julius Deeds was Mayor of the Town and Port of Hythe in the County of Kent; and that the Precept was directed to the Mayor, Jurats, and Commonalty of Hythe; and that Mr. Julius Deeds is returned by Indenture from the Mayor, Jurats, and Commonalty;
Ordered, That Mr. Speaker do issue out his Warrant to the Clerk of the Crown, to make out a new Writ, for the Election of a Baron to serve in this present Parliament for the Town and Port of Hythe in the County of Kent.
Leave of Absence.
Lord Bruce's Estate.
Ordered, That the Matter of the Election of Knights to serve in this present Parliament for the County of Northampton, be heard before the Committee of Elections and Privileges, on Saturday Fortnight next.
Orders respecting Footmen.
Ordered, That the Serjeant at Arms attending this House do take care, that the Footmen and Lacquies do not come up the Stairs, or stay in the Passage between the Stairs and Westminster Hall; but that they do attend and stay in the Hall.
Ordered, That the Bill for Encouragement of the Woollen Manufacture, which lies on the Table, be withdrawn, in order to the Rectifying some Mistakes therein: And that the same be afterwards again presented to the House.