DIE Jovis, 26 die Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Robertus Comes Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii Domini Regis.
Comes St. Albans.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Berkley de Berkley.
Ds. Howard de Castle Rysing.
This Day the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of
Common Pleas sat Speaker, in the Absence of
the Lord Keeper.
Bishops of Bangor and St. Asaph, Lead Mines Bill.
The Lord Powis reported, "That the Committee for
the Bill to enable the Lord Bishop of Bangor and the
Lord Bishop of St. Asaph to make Leases for Three
Lives of Lead Mines, have considered the said Bill,
and thinks it fit to pass, with some Amendments."
Which, being read Twice, it is ORDERED, That
the said Bill is re-committed; and the Committee to meet
To-morrow in the Afternoon, at Three of the Clock.
Message from H. C. with L. Stafford's Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons;
by Sir Thomas Higgins and others:
To return the Bill for settling an Agreement between
the Lord Viscount de Stafford and his Tenants; to
which the House of Commons have agreed, with some
Amendments, and desire their Lordships Concurrence
Which said Amendments, being read Thrice, were
Message from H. C. for a Conference on the Bill against maiming, &c.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Sir John Mounson and others:
To desire a Conference, concerning the Amendments
sent down to them in the Bill to prevent malicious
maiming and wounding.
The Answer returned was:
That their Lordships will give them a Conference;
and do appoint the same to be presently, in the Painted
The Lord Chamberlain, Earl of North'ton, Earl of
Berks, Earl of Essex, Lord Newport, and the Lord Holles,
are appointed to report this intended Conference with
the House of Commons.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the
Lords went to the Conference; which being ended, the
House was resumed.
And it is ORDERED, That the Report of this Conference shall be made To-morrow Morning.
King reprimands the House for Disorder.
His Majesty told the House, "That He observed
very great Disorders among their Lordships in this
House, both at the Hearing of Causes, and in Debates among themselves; and did make it His earnest
Desire to their Lordships, that they would henceforward observe better Order, and not prophane such a
Presence as this is with the like Disorder; but keep
their Places, and proceed in Businesses according to
their Orders prescribed in the House."
L. Berkeley's Precedency.
ORDERED, That the Counsel of the Lord Berkeley,
touching his Claim to his Precedency, shall be heard, at
this Bar, on Tuesday the Seventh Day of February next.
Colt & al. versus Colt.
The House proceeded to hear the Counsel in the
Cause between Colt and Colt.
It is ORDERED, That this House will take into Consideration what Judgement to give therein on Saturday
L. Byron versus Sir W. Juxon.
ORDERED, That Sir William Juxon shall appear on
Tuesday Morning next, upon the Complaint of the Lord
Committees to meet.
ORDERED, That the Committee concerning poor
Prisoners, and Committee for the Bill against Importation of Foreign Brandy, shall meet To-morrow in the
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill concerning Arrests of Judgements, &c. shall meet on Saturday
next, in the Afternoon.
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Com. Placit. declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in
diem Veneris, 27um diem instantis Januarii, hora decima
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.