DIE Martis, 27 die Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. Cov. & Litch.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Marq. de Worcester.
Comes de Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angl.
Comes de Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Ds. Berkley de Berk.
Ds. Grey de Wark.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Cher.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkley de Str.
Ds. Arundell de Trer.
Ds. Butler de Moore Park.
Ds. Butler de Weston.
Ds. Grey de Rolleston.
Lords Sons Privileges to be considered.
Upon reading an Order of this House, directed
Yesterday, "That the Earl Marshal of England, and
Henry Lord Howard his Eldest Son, and Thomas
Howard Esquire his Second Son, should not be proceeded against for Recusancy, during the Privilege of
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That it be referred to the
Lords Committees appointed to consider of the Privileges of the Peers of England, to consider how far the
Sons of Peers may have Privilege of Parliament, and
report their Opinion thereupon to the House.
Marq. of Winton, Privilege, not to be proceeded against for Recusancy.
The House being informed, "That the Lord Marquis of Winchester, a Peer of this Realm, is proceeded
against for Recusancy, during the Sitting of Parliament, contrary to the Privilege of Parliament:"
Upon Consideration had thereof, it is ORDERED, by
the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Marquis of Winchester (not being a
Convicted Recusant) shall have the Privilege of Parliament, to be discharged of all Proceedings had against
him for Recusancy since the Time of Privilege began,
and during the Continuance of the same Privilege; and
that if any Indictment have been brought against him
for Recusancy during the Time of Privilege aforesaid,
the same shall be forthwith brought into the Court of
King's Bench by Certiorari, and the King's Attorney
shall enter a Non Pros. upon the same.
Like Privilege for other Lords.
The like Order for the Earl of Norwich, Earl Marshal of England, and the Lord Viscount Mountagu.
The like for the Earl of Cardigan, the Lord Petre,
and the Lord Bellassis.
Ld. Mountague, Leave to be absent.
The House being moved, "That the Lord Viscount
Mountagu, having His Majesty's Leave to go beyond the
Seas, desires the Leave of this House for his Absence:"
It was granted accordingly.
Bill to regulate the Trial of Peers.
ORDERED, That the Bill for regulating the Trial of
the Peers of England shall be taken into Consideration,
by a Committee of the whole House, on Thursday Morning next.
The King's Speech to be taken into Consideration.
ORDERED, That the Consideration of His Majesty's
Speech, of the 7th of January Instant, shall be proceeded in on Tuesday the Third of February next, by a
Committee of the whole House.
Letter and Proposals from The States General for Peace.
The House was adjourned into a Committee, further
to consider of the Proposals of Peace sent to His Majesty
from The States Generall of the United Provinces.
The House being resumed;
The Lord Treasurer reported, "That the Committee,
having further debated the said Proposals, desires that
the House may be resolved into a Committee again
To-morrow Morning; and that the Treaty between
England and France may be read, the First Business."
Which the House ordered accordingly.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii,
28um diem instantis Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.