Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 13, 1675-1681. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, 16 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
|His Royal Highness the Duke of York.|
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Cov. & Litch.
Epus. (fn. 1)Bath & Wells.
Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Comes Marescallus Angl.
Ds. Arundell de Ward.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Arundell de Trer.
Ds. Gray de Rolleston.
L. Maynard's Bill.
The Lord Privy Seal reported, "That the Committee have considered the Bill for rectifying a Mistake in a general Settlement of the Lord Maynard's Estate upon the Marriage of his Son; and having heard all Parties concerned, and received their Consents, are of Opinion that the said Bill do pass as it is."
Hereupon the House ORDERED, That the said Bill be engrossed.
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir John Knight and others; who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for vesting Lands of Allexander Davies Gentleman, deceased, in Trustees, for Payment of his Debts;" to which the Lords Concurrence is desired.
Also to put their Lordships in Mind of a Bill formerly brought up, for hindering Popish Recusants from sitting in either House of Parliament.
Bill to prevent Papists from sitting in Parliament.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for hindering Popish Recusants from sitting in either House of Parliament."
Morecock versus Sir P. Pett.
Upon reading the Petition of William Morecock, and a Rule of the Court of Common Pleas annexed, concerning a Cause wherein Sir Peter Pett, His Majesty's Advocate in the Kingdom of Ireland, is Defendant:
It is ORDERED, That the said Sir Peter Pett may have a Copy of the said Petition and Rule, and is hereby required to appear at the Bar of this House, the next Morning after he shall be warned thereunto by the Service of this Order on him, or leaving it at his Lodging, or with his Attorney in the Court of Common Pleas, to answer to the said Petition and Rule annexed; and that, in the mean Time, the said William Morecock hath hereby Liberty given him to prepare for the bringing on of the Trial as well as he can, mentioned in the said Petition, unless the said Sir Peter Pett shall then shew Cause to the contrary.
Marshal's Men Petition for an Allowance for attending this House.
Upon reading the humble Petition of the Six Undermarshals belonging to His Majesty's Household; shewing, "That they have, by the Appointment of the Lords in Parliament, constantly attended at the Door of this House, to prevent Disorders; for Part of which Service, they have, by His Majesty's Grace and Favour, upon the Recommendation of this House, received Rewards; but for the last Six Sessions, in which they have constantly attended, they have not received any Reward; and therefore pray the favourable Recommendation of this House to His Majesty on their Behalf:"
It is ORDERED, by &c. That it is recommended to the Lord High Treasurer of England, to acquaint His Majesty with their said Service, for which they have not hitherto received any Allowance, to the End they may be rewarded for the same in such Proportion as His Majesty shall think fit.
Streater versus Isted, in Error.
Whereas there is a Writ of Error brought into this House, by John Streater Plaintiff, against Ambrose Isted Defendant, upon which the said John Streater hath assigned Errors for reversing the Judgement therein mentioned:
It is this Day ORDERED, by &c. That the said Ambrose Isted be, and is hereby, appointed to join Issue therein on Saturday the Twentieth Day of this Instant November, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof timely Notice is to be given by the said John Streater, to the said Ambrose Isted for that Purpose.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, 17um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.