Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 11, 1660-1666. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, 18 die Junii.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
PRAYERS, by Dr. Hodges.
Bill concerning Persons in holy Orders holding Temporal Offices.
The House was adjourned into a Committee of the whole House, to consider of the Act of repealing of the Act for disabling Persons in holy Orders to exercise any Temporal Jurisdiction or Authority.
The House being resumed; the Earl of Anglesey reported, "That the said Bill hath been debated in the Committee; and in the Title, the Second Word ["An"] is to be made ["Act"], which is only miswritten: That the Committee have made Two Votes, which they offer to the Consideration of the House:
"1. That the Preamble of this Bill should pass as it stands in the Bill.
"2. That the Enacting Clause of this Bill should stand as it is in the Bill."
And this House confirmed the Opinion and Resolutions of the Committee in every Particular.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to repeal an Act, intituled, An Act for disabling Persons in Holy Orders to exercise any Temporal Jurisdiction or Authority."
And the Question being put, "Whether this Bill, with this small Alteration, shall pass for a Law?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Sir Simon Fanshaw versus Impey.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir Symon Fanshawe Knight, and the Petition of Thomas Impey Gentleman;
It is ORDERED, That the Cause between the Petitioners shall be heard, by Counsel, at this Bar, on the 26th of June Instant; and hereof the Parties concerned are to take Notice, and attend this House accordingly.
Purchasers of the E. of Derby's Lands, Petition against his Bill.
Upon reading the Petition of several Purchasers and Mortgagees of Parcels of the Estate late belonging to Charles Earl of Derby:
It is ORDERED, That the said Petition and Contents thereof are hereby referred to the Committee formerly appointed to consider of a Bill depending before the Lords, concerning the Earl of Derby; and afterwards to report their Opinions to this House.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, videlicet, 19um diem instantis Junii, 1661, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.