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, 2 die Julii.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
PRAYERS, by Dr. Hodges.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to enable the Sale of some of the Lands of Thomas Hunt Esquire, and John Hunt Gentleman, for Payment of their Debts."
Messages from H. C. with Bills.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Thomas Meares Knight; who brought up several Bills passed that House, wherein they desire their Lordships Concurrence:
1. "An Act for settling several Lands, late of Sir Edward Baesh Knight, upon Sir Ralph Baesh, Knight of the Bath, Heir of the said Sir Edward, and his Heirs."
2. "An Act for confirming a Sale, made by Sir Thomas Prestwich and others, of the Manor of Holme, and certain Lands, in the Parish of Manchester, in the County of Lancaster, unto Sir Edward Mosely Baronet."
3. "An Act for Reparation and Satisfaction to be made unto John Lord St. John of Basing, Earl of Wilts, and Marquis of Winchester, out of the Manors and Lands of Robert Wallop Esquire, for the Sum of Ten Thousand Pounds, heretofore granted unto him, by the then pretended Parliament, out of the said Marquis of Winchester's Estate."
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Secretary Morice and others; who brought up an Act which hath passed their House, intituled, "An Act for confirming Public Acts."
Bill to confirm Public Acts.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for confirming Public Acts."
ORDERED, That these Lords following are added to the Committee for the Bill for Highways:
L. Grey, and
And all the Lords that lie in Whitehall.
ORDERED, That these Lords following are added to the Committee for the Petition concerning the Council of Yorke:
Sir Ed. Turner & al. Petition, about Reversions of Places in London.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir Edward Turnor Speaker of the House of Commons, Gilbert Gerard, Benjamin Hoskins, and other Persons of Quality, concerning their Reversions of several Places and Offices within the City of London:
It is ORDERED, That a Copy of the said Petition, together with this Order, shall be delivered to the Lord Mayor and Court of Aldermen of the said City of London; who are to return an Answer in Writing to the said Petition into this House, between the Date hereof and Wednesday Sevennight, that thereby their Lordships may proceed therein as they shall see Cause.
E. of Derby and his Purchasers.
ORDERED, That the Cause between the Earl of Derby and the Purchasers of some of his Lordship's Lands shall be heard on Saturday the 6th of this Instant July, at which Time all Persons any Way concerned are to appear accordingly; and that an Order do issue out, for the summoning of such Witnesses whose Names shall be given to the Clerk of the Parliament.
Marq. of Worcester, Privilege.
Upon the Petition of Edward Marquis of Worcester; shewing, "That he having contracted many Debts in the Service of His late Majesty's Wars, and some of his Creditors have obtained Judgements against his Estate, and are now extending his Lands, being contrary to the Privilege of Parliament, he being a Peer of this Realm:"
It is ORDERED, That there shall be no further Proceedings, by any of the Marquis of Worcester's said Creditors, against him, during the Time of the Privilege of this Parliament: And hereof all Counsel, Attornies, and Solicitors, herein employed, or to be employed, are to take Notice, and yield Obedience to this Order, as the contrary will be answered to this House.
Bill to vacate Sir Ed. Powel's Fines.
Upon hearing of the Cause concerning the Fines acknowledged by Sir Edward Powell and his Lady:
It is ORDERED, That Thursday next is appointed for the Hearing of Counsel to sum up their Evidence, that so this House may proceed to a speedy Determination of the Business.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, videlicet, 3um diem instantis Julii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.