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, 24 die Januarii.
Bill to make the Rivers of Hitching, Mole, &c. navigable.
Message to H. C. with it; and that the Lords agree to Sandy's Bill.
To deliver them the Bill for making divers Rivers navigable, and desire their Concurrence therein; also to let them know, that this House hath agreed to the Amendment in the Bill concerning Samuell Sandys Esquire.
Ld. Langdale, Privilege. Blanchard released:
Whereas George Blanchard, of Yorke, Attorney, stands committed to the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for sueing the Lord Langdale, a Peer of this Realm, to an Exigent, contrary to the Privilege of Peerage, and for continuing the said Suit in Michaelmas Term last, contrary to the Privilege of Parliament:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, upon the humble Petition and Submission of the said George Blanchard made this Day at the Bar, where he received the Reprehension of this House for his said Offence, and at the particular Instance of the said Lord Langdale on his Behalf, That the said George Blanchard be, and is hereby, discharged from his present Restraint, paying his Fees: And this to be a sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.