DIE Veneris, 21 die Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Sir Orlando Bridgman, Miles et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Arundell de Ward.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Cherb.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Sir T. Leventhorpe's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling
certain Manors, Lands, and Tenements, of Sir Thomas Leventhorpe Baronet, in the Counties of Essex and
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to these Lords following;
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Ds. Arundell Ward.
Ds. Berkley Strat.
Ds. Arundell Trer'c.
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet on Monday
next, at Three of the Clock, in the Afternoon,
in the Prince's Lodgings, and are to hear all
Parties therein concerned.
Bill for exporting Leather.
The Earl of Dorsett reported, "That the Committee
have considered the Bill for giving Liberty to buy and
export Leather, and think it fit to pass, with an Alteration; (videlicet,) to alter the Term from Seven Years
to Three Years."
Which Alteration being read Twice, and debated,
the Question was put, "Whether to agree with
the Committee in this Alteration?"
It was Resolved in the Negative.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for giving Liberty to buy and export Leather and Skins, tanned or
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Committee to consider of Trade, the Laws for burying in Woollen, &c.
ORDERED, That these Powers following are added
to the Committee formerly appointed to inspect the Act
for burying in Woollen only, &c. to consider the
Means and Ways fit for advancing of Trade both at
Home and Abroad, and also of the Abuses in the Execution of the Laws made for that Purpose.
And these Lords were added to the said Committee:
His Royal (fn. 1) Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
To meet on Saturday next, at Three of the Clock
in the Afternoon, in the Prince's Lodgings.
Bill for taxing the Fens.
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill concerning the Fens do meet on Monday next, in the
Ly. Roos and Norden.
ORDERED, That the Petition of the Lady Ross, and
the Petition of John Norden, delivered into this House
a little before the House was adjourned, shall be read
E. of Northumb. versus Robson and Dudd.
"Whereas, by Order of this House, dated the 18th
Day of December last, John Robson of Shilburnhaugh,
and Luke Dod, were required to appear at the Bar of
this House within Fifteen Days after the Meeting of
this House next after Christmas, for entering in a
riotous Manner upon certain Lands in Tyndall, in the
Possession of Sir Edward Charlton, Tenant to the
Earl of Northumberland, a Peer of this Realm, and
driving away the Cattle, and pulling down a House
standing on the said Lands, which are the Inheritance
of the said Earl, contrary to the Privilege of Parliament; the said Luke Dod having since applied and
submitted himself to the Earl of (fn. 2)
desiring his Lordship's Pardon, and promising to disclaim his Pretences to the said Lands in Question:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Luke Dod (at
the Intercession of the Earl of Northumberland on his
Behalf) be, and is hereby, dismissed from any further
Attendance upon this House for that Cause, upon
Condition that he attend Mr. Clarke, the Earl of Northumberland's Officer now in the North, and make good
It is ORDERED, That his Royal Highness the Duke
of Yorke be generally of all Committees already named,
or to be named, by this House.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati,
22um diem instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.