DIE Martis, 6 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
His Royal Highness the Duke of York.
Epus. Bath &
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Comes Marescallus Angliæ.
Ds. Gerard B.
Ds. Butler M. P.
Bill to prevent Frauds and Perjuries.
The Earl of Dorset reported, "That
the Committee for the Bill for preventing Frauds and Perjuries have met several
Times; and are of Opinion, that the said Bill is fit to be engrossed, with some
Which being read Twice, and Agreed to, the House ordered
the said Bill to be engrossed, with the said Amendments.
Writs of Error brought in.
The Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King's Bench in the
usual Manner brought in Two Writs of Error; videlicet,
Between Norfolk Plaintiff, and
Tremenheere Plaintiff, and
Rushout's Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for naturalizing Mrs.
Alice Rushout, Daughter of Sir James
The Earl Rivers, Vicecomes
Newport, and the Lord Eure, were
added to the Committee for the Bill concerning the Manufacture of Tobacco
Vacat per Ordinem 13tii Novembris,
P. Bath & Wells.
Fishing, to preserve, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for Preservation of the
Fishing in several Rivers of this Kingdom."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed
to these Lords following:
Epus. Bath &
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on
Thursday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon, in
the Prince's Lodgings; and to adjourn as they please.
Bill for further securing the Protestant Religion.
The House was adjourned into a Committee, to proceed in
the Consideration of the Bill for further Securing the Protestant
The House being resumed;
The Earl of Bridgwater reported,
"That the Committee have made a considerable Progress in this Bill; but desire
another Day may be appointed, for the House to be put into a Committee, to
And the House ordered, To proceed further therein
To-morrow Morning, in a Committee of the whole House.
Countess of Huntingdon Privilege, versus
Walker and Brown, for arresting her.
Upon Oath made at the Bar of this House, and upon reading
the Petition of Lucy Countess Dowager of Huntingdon, complaining of a Breach of the Privilege of the
Peerage of this Realm committed upon her Person, by her being arrested and
violently taken out of her Coach by Bailiffs, and detained a Prisoner for Two
Days, by the Prosecution of William Walker, an Attorney
of the King's Bench, at the Suit of John Browne
Woodmonger, who would not own the Privilege due to, and claimed by, the said
Countess of Huntington:
Walker and Brown to be attached.
After due Consideration had thereof, it is ORDERED, by the
Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Serjeant at Arms
attending this House, or his Deputy, shall forthwith attach the Persons of the
said William Walker and John
Browne, and bring them in safe Custody to the Bar of this House, for
their said Offences; and this shall be a sufficient Warrant on that
To Sir George Charnock Knight,
Serjeant at Arms attending this House, his Deputy and Deputies, and to all
Mayors, Bailiffs, Constables, &c.
Hastings to attend.
Upon reading the Petition of Lucy
Countess Dowager of Huntington, complaining of a Breach
of the Privilege of the Peerage of this Realm, committed upon her Person, in
October last, by her being arrested and violently taken
out of her Coach by Bailiffs, by the Means of Mr. Hastings, then Undersheriff, at the Suit of John
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the said Mr. Hastings be, and
is hereby, required to appear at the Bar of this House on Thursday the Eighth Instant, at Ten of the Clock in the
Forenoon, to answer to the said Complaint; and hereof he may not fail.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum
continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, 7um diem
instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.