DIE Jovis, 29 die Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Jacobus Comes Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii Domini Regis.
Comes St. Albans.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerrard de Brandon.
Ds. Howard de Castle Rysing.
The Lord Chief Justice of the Court of Common
Pleas sat Speaker, in the Absence of the Lord
Sir T. Hooke & al. and Poole & al. Bill.
The Earl of Dorsett reported, "That the Committee
have considered the Bill for settling an Agreement
between Sir William Smith and others; and, having
heard all Parties concerned, do think fit the said Bill
do pass, with some Amendments."
Which, being read Twice, were Agreed to.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling an
Agreement between Sir William Smith, Sir Thomas
Hooke, Baronets, and German Poole and others."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill with
the Amendments shall pass?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Sir P. Howard's and Watson's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for granting
to Sir Phillip Howard and Francis Watson Esquire the
sole Use of a Manufacture, Art, or Invention, for the
Benefit of Shipping."
Salmon versus Hamburgh Company.
Next, the House took into Consideration the Business
concerning the Hamborough Company: And, upon reading
some Passages in the Charter of the said Company, and
considering the Petition of Doctor Salmon and the several
Answers thereunto, and upon Debate thereof, these
Lords following were appointed a Committee, to consider
of the whole Charter of the said Hamborough Company;
and to advise with some of the Judges, what Way the said
Company may be compelled to appear before this House
legally, and how the said Company may be charged
with the Payment of their Debts; and make Report
thereof to this House:
Ds. Gerrard de Brandon.
Their Lordships, or any Five or more of them;
to meet on Wednesday next, at Three of the Clock
in the Afternoon, in the Prince's Lodgings; and
to adjourn from Time to Time, as they shall see
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill for settling the Lands of John Knight shall meet on Wednesday
next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon.
Causes to be heard in Course.
ORDERED, That all Causes as have particular Days
appointed for Hearing, shall stand in the same Order as
now they are, and be proceeded in, in Course, after
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Com. Placit. declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in
diem Mercurii, quartum diem Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.