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 Jovis, 30 die Maii.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Dux de Richmond.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes (fn. 1) Bathon.
Viscount Say et Seale.
Viscount de Stafford.
Ds. De la Ware.
Ds. Berkeley de Berkley.
Ds. Darcy et Conyers.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Berkeley de Strat.
PRAYERS, by Dr. Hodges.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for restoring Thomas Radcliffe to his Estate in England and Ireland."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to the same Committee as was appointed for Sir Wm. Throckmorton's Bill; who are to meet, any Three of them, To-morrow Morning, in the Prince's Lodgings.
E. of Dorset's Bill.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling the Manors of Knole, Seale, and Kempsing, upon the Earl of Dorsett and his Heirs; and charging the Manor of Bexhill, and the Manor or Farm of Cowding, and other Lands in the County of Sussex, with a Rent Charge of One Hundred and Thirty Pounds per Annum in Lieu thereof."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall pass as a Law?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
E. of Carnarvon, Leave to be absent.
ORDERED, That the Earl of Carnarvon shall have Leave to go into the Country for some Time.
Upon the Desire of the Earl of Thanett, "That Robert Marchant, Ironmonger, now in Custody for causing a menial Servant of his Lordship's to be arrested, might (upon his Submission) be set at Liberty:"
It is ORDERED, That the said Robert Marchant shall be released of his present Restraint; and this to be a sufficient Warrant in that Behalf to the Serjeant at Arms attending this House.
Upon the Petition of Thomas Bushell, read this Day in the House:
It is ORDERED, That the said Petition and Contents thereof are hereby referred to the Lords Committees for Petitions, who are to meet To-morrow in the Afternoon; whose Lordships, having considered of the same, are to make Report thereof to this House.
Sir S. Fanshaw versus Impey.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir Symon Fanshaw Plaintiff, against Thomas Impey and others Defendants, and Counsel heard on both Sides at this Bar:
It is ORDERED, That the said Cause shall be further heard, by Counsel, in this House, on Thursday the 6th of June next; and that both Parties shall come provided to the said Hearing accordingly.
L. Berkeley and L. Delawar.
Upon reading the Petition of George Lord Berkeley, touching the Precedency between him and the Lord De la Ware; and hearing Counsel on both Sides:
It is ORDERED, That the Cause shall be further heard, at this Bar, on Friday the 7th of June next; and that all such former Proceedings in the said Cause as can be found out are to be read at the said Hearing, and considered of.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, videlicet, 31um diem instantis Maii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.