DIE Martis, 27 die Novembris.
PRAYERS, by Dr. Hodges.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
D. of Bucks.
Viscount of Stafford.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Willoughby of Parham.
Ds. Herbert of Cherb.
Ds. Howard of Charlt.
Ds. De la Warr.
Ds. Grey de Warke.
Ds. Howard of Esc.
Ds. Berkeley of Strat.
Ld. Loftus's Petition.
ORDERED, That the Lord Viscount Loftus's Petition
be referred to the Committee of Triers.
E. of Lauderdale versus Ireton.
Upon the Petition of the Earl of Lauderdail:
It is ORDERED, That the Cause between him and
Alderman Ireton and others shall be heard, by Counsel,
at this Bar, on Friday next; and all Parties to have
Bill for draining Fens in Lincoln.
The Earl of Dorsett reported the Bill for Lyndsey
Fenns, as fit to pass, with some Alterations; which were
read Twice, and recommitted to the same Committee, to
nominate Commissioners Names; and the Committee to
meet To-morrow Morning, at Nine a Clock.
ORDERED, That the Petition of Lætitia Kemys is referred to the Committee for Triers.
Upon hearing the Counsel concerning the Cause of
It is ORDERED and Declared, That this House forbears any further Proceedings in this Cause, till a Bill
be brought in.
Jones et al. sent for, for Contempt of the Marquis of Worcester's Order.
Upon reading the Affidavit of William Hughes, "That
there hath been a Contempt of the Order of this
House, dated the 20th of June last, made in the Case
of the Marquis of Worcester:"
It is ORDERED, That Valentine Jones and John and
Henry Stevens shall be sent for as Delinquents; to answer
their Contempts to the Order of this House.
Bill for Tanning Leather.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the Dressing and Tanning of Leather."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is referred to these Lords following; videlicet,
Marq. of Worcester.
Ds. Howard of Charl.
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet To-morrow
Morning, at Nine of the Clock, in the Prince's
Bill against planting Tobacco in Engl.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act prohibiting
the planting of Tobacco within the Kingdom of England."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill be
committed to the same Committee as the Bill for dressing of Leather.
Privilege of Peers, concerning the Militia and Assessments.
Upon Information to the House, "That divers Peers
have been sent to, by the Deputy Lieutenants, to
bring in Horse and Arms; which is contrary to the
Privileges of Peers, and contrary to the Order of this
House of the 9th of May last past:"
It is ORDERED, That the Committee for Privileges
do meet To-morrow in the Afternoon, and consider how
to provide to maintain the Privileges of Peers, in Point
of the Militia, and paying of Assessments, and report the
same to this House: And the Lord Howard of Charlton,
the Lord Mohun, and the Lord Hatton, are added to
that Committee; who have Power to adjourn from Time
to Time, as they shall think fit.
Order to prevent Stoppages in the Streets near this House.
ORDERED, That the Committee for preventing the
stopping the Streets between this House and Whitehall
do meet, and send for the Justices of Peace, and consider
of some effectual Course to be taken, to prevent this Inconvenience.
House adjourned till 10a cras, Aurora.