DIE Sabbati, videlicet, 10 die Maii,
tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribuntur, præsentes fuerunt:
Epus. Co. et Lich.
Epus. Bath. et W.
Ds. Coventrey, Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli.
Co. Marleborough, Mag. Thesaur. Angliæ.
Comes Manchester, Præs. Concilii Domini Regis.
p. Dux Buckingham, Magnus Admirallus Angliæ.
Comes Lindsey, Mag. Camer. Angliæ.
Comes Arundell et Surr. Comes Marescall. Angliæ.
Comes Pembroc, Senesc. Hospitii.
Comes Mountgomerey, Camer. Hospitii.
Vicecomes Say et Seale.
Ds. St. John de Bas.
Ds. Stanhope de H.
Ds. Stanhopo de Sh.
Bills from H. C.
HODIE tres Billæ allatæ sunt a Domo Communi,
per Edwardum Cooke, Militem, et alios:
1. An Act for the further Reformation of sundry
Abuses committed on the Lord's-day, commonly called
2. An Act for Establishing and Confirmation of the
Foundation of the Hospital of King James, founded in
Charter House, in the County of Midd. at the humble
Petition, and only Costs and Charges, of Thomas Sutton,
Esquire, and of the Possessions thereof.
3. An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir Robert Dyall,
Knight, one of the Gentlemen of His Majesty's Privy
Chamber, and George Kyrke, Esquire, one of the
Grooms of His Majesty's Bed-chamber.
Reformation of Abuses on the Sabbath.
vice lecta est Billa prædicta pro Sunday.
Petition of Right.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, that the
Lord Keeper and the rest of the Committee for the
Petition exhibited by the Commons might withdraw,
and consider of the Petition of Right delivered by the
Report from the Committee, concerning this Petition.
The said Committee being returned, and the House
resumed; the Lord Keeper reported, That the said
Committee had considered of the Change of some
Words in the said Petition, without Alteration of the
Substance thereof, which were read. His Lordship
further reported, That the whole Debate touching
Commitment by the King or Council, without Cause expressed, is left to the House entirely.
The Debate of which Point was referred unto Monday Morning next.
In the First Leaf, the 15th Line, omit the Word
["Pretext"], and in Place thereof put in the Word
In the same Leaf, and the 16th Line, after the
Word ["required"] and before the Words ["to lend"],
put in ["upon pressing and urgent Causes of the State
In the 17th Line, instead of the Word ["unlawful"], put in ["new and unusual"].
In the 18th Line, put out the Words ["before Your
Privy Council"], and, in Lieu thereof, put in ["at
In the 22d Line, put out the Word ["by"], and, in
the Place thereof, put in ["alledging some Superior"].
and in the same Line put out these Words ["from
Your Majesty or Your Privy Council"]; and place
the Words ["against the Laws and free Customs of the
Realm"] before the Word ["alledging"].
In the Second Leaf, the 25th Line, after the Word
["Nature"], put in ["extended to any except Soldiers or Mariners; or to be executed in Time of
Peæce, or when and where Your Majesty's Army is
not on Foot"].
In the same Leaf, and the 37th Line, after the Word
["executed"], put in these Words ["upon any but
Soldiers or Mariners, or to be executed in Time of
Peace, or when and where Your Majesty's Army is
not on Foot"]; and the Words as aforesaid to be
Ld. Treasurer's Privileges Lawes discharged.
Hodie Humfry Lewes, Servant to the Lord Treasurer, arrested upon Mesne Process in The Compter,
Poultry, London, was delivered out of Prison, because
it appeared he was arrested contrary to the Privilege of
Parliament. And it was further Ordered, The Sheriffs of London to be discharged for the same.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens
Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ
proximum, videlicet, 1212 diem instantis Maii, hora
nona, Dominis sic decernentibus.