DIE Mercurii, 28 die Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Marq. de Worcester.
Comes de Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Ds. Berkley de Berk.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Cher.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Ds. Arundell de Trer.
Ds. Butler de Moore Park.
Ds. Butler de Weston.
Ds. Grey de Rolleston.
Writs of Error brought in.
This Day the Lord Keeper acquainted the House,
That the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King's
Bench hath some Writs of Error ready to be brought
Whereupon the House gave Leave to have them
And then the Lord Chief Justice brought in these
Silly Plaintiff and Silly Defendant.
Moore Plaintiff and Loving Defendant.
Bill for employing the Poor.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That it be referred to the Lords
Committees for the Bill, intituled, "An Act for encouraging the Manufactures of England," to consider of
Heads, and prepare a Bill, for the better setting the
Poor at Work; and present the same to this House.
Ld. Arundel, Privilege; not to be proceeded against for Recusancy.
The House being informed, "That the Lord Arundell of Warder, 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 Lord Arundell (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.
Vote to advise the King to proceed in a Treaty with The States General.
Next, the House was adjourned into a Committee,
to proceed further in the Consideration of the Matter
of Peace with The States Generall of The United Provinces.
The House being resumed;
The Lord Treasurer of England reported, "That
the Committee of the whole House have had a full
Debate of the Matter referred unto them, concerning
the Peace with The States Generall; and, upon Consideration of His Majesty's Gracious Speech, and the
whole Matter now before this House, the Committee
are of Opinion, That His Majesty be humbly advised
to proceed in a Treaty with The States Generall of The
United Provinces, in order to a speedy Peace."
The House, upon Consideration hereof, agreed with
the Opinion of the Committee; and ordered the same
accordingly; and that it be communicated to the House
of Commons, for their Concurrence.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis,
29um instantis Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis