Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 14, 1685-1691. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Mercurii, 2 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Halyford House, &c. for Sale of, Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the Sale of the Capital Messuage or Mansion-house of Halyford, and the Manor of Great Marlow, and other Lands in the County of Bucks."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill be committed to these Lords following:
Their Lordships, or any Three of them; to meet at Nine of the Clock To-morrow in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings.
Vincent versus Parker.
Upon reading the Petition of Vincent Vincent Esquire; shewing, "That, since his Appeal lodged in this House, he hath Notice of an Order of the Chancery made, that he should be kept in safe Custody, and his Estate Real and Personal sequestered and seized for his Nonperformance of the Decrees appealed from; and praying, that the said Order may be set aside, and all Things stand in such State in this House as at the Time of the last Parliament:"
Whether Proceedings may be had in the Courts, after Appeals, &c in Intervals of Parliament.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition of Vincent Vincent Esquire be, and is hereby, referred to the Lords Committees appointed to consider whether any Proceedings may be had in Westm. Hall, in the Intervals of Parliaments, after Appeals or Writs of Errors depending in this House; whose Lordships are to meet and consider thereof To-morrow at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Coke versus Fountain.
After hearing Counsel this Day at the Bar, in the Cause wherein Edward Coke Esquire is Plaintiff, and Andrew Fountain is Defendant, upon the Sum of One Thousand Pounds:
It is ORDERED, That the Speaker of this House shall report what was said by Counsel on both Sides thereupon on Friday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and no other Business to intervene: And it is further ORDERED, That, if there be further Time after the said Report, this House will proceed to hear Counsel on both Sides further in the said Cause.
Dashwood & al. versus Champante.
ORDERED, That this House will hear the Cause wherein Sir Robert Dashwood and others are Plaintiffs, and Sir John Champante is Defendant, on Monday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Dod versus Burrows.
ORDERED, That the Cause which was appointed to be heard on Monday next, wherein Anne Dod is Plaintiff, and Thomas Burrowes is Defendant, shall, and is hereby, put off, to be heard on Wednesday the 10th Day of this Instant April, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Robertus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, videlicet, 3um diem instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.