Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 15, 1691-1696. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Sabbati, 22 Februarii.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable Trustees to make and fill up Leases of the respective Estates of Blewet Wallop Esquire and John Wallop Gentleman, during their Minorities; and to purchase other Lands, by the Fines thereby to be received, to the same Uses as the Estates so to be leased are already settled."
Eyme & al. Nat. Bill:
Message to H. C. with it, and Wallop's Bill.
Message from thence, with Bills.
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act to ascertain and settle the Payment of the Impropriate Tithes of the Parish of St. Lawrence Old Jewry, in London, to the Master and Scholars of Ballioll Colledge in Oxford, and for confirming an Award made concerning the same;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
Inhabitants of Wormelow Hundred against the Bill for making the Rivers Wye and Lugg navigable.
Upon reading the Petition of the Justices of the Peace, Gentlemen, and others the substantial Freeholders, of the Hundred of Wormelow in the County of Hereford, in relation to the Bill depending in this House, intituled, "An Act for making navigable the River of Wye and Lugg, in the County of Hereford:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioners shall be heard, by their Counsel, upon their Petition, in relation to the said Bill, on Thursday the Seven and Twentieth Day of this Instant February, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; as also Counsel for the Bill at the same Time.
St. James's Parish, Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable the Parish of St. James, within the Liberties of the City of Westm'r, to raise (upon themselves) so much Money as will discharge their Debt, for building their Parish Church, Rector's House, Vestry, and other public Works there."
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
Oldys versus Domville, in Error.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Speaker of the House this Day do report what was said, by Counsel on either Side, thereupon, on Wednesday the Six and Twentieth Day of this Instant February, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon; and that all the Judges do then attend; and that the said William Oldÿs may have One Counsel to attend, if he think fit.
Crosfield to be attached, for dispersing a Paper reflecting on this House.
"It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod attending this House, his Deputy or Deputies, do forthwith attach the Body of the said Robert Crosfeild, and keep him in safe Custody until further Order; and this shall be a sufficient Warrant on that Behalf.
Georgius Treby Miles, Capitalis Justiciarius Com. Placit. declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, (videlicet,) vicesimum quartum diem instantis Februarii, hora undecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.