DIE Mercurii, 11 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. David's.
Sir Orlando Bridgman, Mil. et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Johannes Ds. Robertes, Custos Privati Sigilli.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Ds. Arundell Ward.
Ds. Howard de Ch.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Cherb.
Ds. Berkley Strat.
Ds. Arundell of Treric.
ORDERED, That the Archbishop of Yorke is added to
the Committee for the Bill concerning the Accompts of
Sir J. Weld's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for Security
and Satisfaction of a Debt due to Sir John Weld, from
the late Earl of Cleveland."
Paston's and Tenants of Horton Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to confirm
an Agreement between William Paston Esquire, Lord
of the Manor of Horton, and the Tenants of the said
Manor, for an Enclosure of Part of the Wastes of
the said Manor, for the Preservation and Growth of
Wood and Timber."
Message from H. C. with Bills.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Mr. Vaughan and others; who brought up Two
Bills, to which their Lordships Concurrence is desired:
1. "An Act to indemnify the late Sheriffs of the City
of London, and the Warden of The Fleete, touching
the Escapes of Prisoners, and other Matters occasioned
by the late Fire."
2. "An Act for proceeding to Judgement on Writs
of Error brought in the Exchequer."
Sheriffs and Warden of The Fleet, Indemnity Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to indemnify
the late Sheriffs of the City of London, and the Warden of The Fleete, touching the Escapes of Prisoners,
and other Matters occasioned by the late Fire."
Writs of Error in the Exchequer Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for proceeding
to Judgement on Writs of Error brought in the Exchequer."
Minors sitting in the House.
This House being moved, "That their Lordships
would please to give some Directions to the Subcommittee for Privileges, as to their proceeding for
perusing, perfecting, and signing the Journal Book of
this House, according to the usual Manner, wherein
the Lords Sub-committees have not as yet proceeded,
in regard of some Passages relating to Minors:"
It is ORDERED thereupon, That the said Lords Subcommittees are hereby appointed to proceed to the perfecting and signing of the said Journal Book, as it now
Vernon versus Sir J. Lenthall.
Upon reading the humble Petition of Grace Vernon,
complaining against Sir John Lenthall Knight, Marshal
of the King's Bench Prison, for the Escape of George
Farington, a Prisoner under Execution, in the Custody
of the said Sir John Lenthall:
After Consideration had thereof, it is ORDERED, by
the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Sir John Lenthall shall put in his
Answer in Writing to the said Petition and Complaint,
on Wednesday the Eighteenth Day of March Instant,
by Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and that the
leaving of this Order with the said Sir John Lenthall,
or his Deputy, at the King's Bench Prison, shall be a
sufficient Notice for that Purpose.
Search to be made about sending to H. C. to put them in Mind of a Bill sent to them.
This House being moved, "To send a Message to the
House of Commons, to put them in Mind of a Bill
some Time since sent down hence, and now depending
in that House:"
It is ORDERED, That it be referred to the Committee
for Privileges, to search whether there be any Precedents, before the Year 1640, for putting the House of
Commons in Mind of Bills depending before them,
which have been sent from this House; and to make
Report thereof unto this House.
ORDERED, That To-morrow Morning the Messenger
belonging to this House shall give an Account what he
hath done concerning the attaching Bolingham, according
to the Order of this House.
Ly. F. Savil's Bill.
The Committee for the Bill concerning the Lady
Francis Savil is put off until Tuesday next, in the
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, 12um
diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic