DIE Mercurii, 31 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. David's.
Joh'es Sommers Miles,
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.|
Ds. Berkeley Ber.
Ds. Gray W.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Ds. Arundell Tr.
E. of Montagu & al. versus E. of Bath & al.
Whereas To-morrow is appointed for hearing of the
Cause wherein the Earl of Montagu and others are Appellants, and the Earl of Bathe and others Respondents:
It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That all Exhibits
read or produced in the Courts below, in this Cause,
shall be produced here To-morrow; and that Mr. Pitts,
a Master in Chancery, do then attend, with all such
Deeds and Counter-parts of Deeds as are in his Custody relating to this Cause.
Thanks to Bp. of Glouc. for his Sermon.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Thanks of this
House shall be, and are hereby, given to the Lord
Bishop of Gloucester, for his Sermon preached before
this House Yesterday, in the Abbey Church at Westminster; and he is hereby desired to print and publish the
Alice Turner's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to
enable the Trustees of Alice Turner Widow, and her
Children, to make Sale of certain Houses and Ground,
in or near Lincolne's Inne Fields, in the County of Midd'x,
during the Minority of the Younger Children."
Pardon for Felony, to repeal the Act for finding Sureties for.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to repeal the Statute made in the Tenth Year of King Edward the Third, for finding Sureties for the good Abearing, by him or her that hath a Pardon of Felony."
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House, on Wednesday next, at Ten
of the Clock in the Forenoon; and that the Judges do
Poor Prisoners, to explain the Act for Relief of, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
the explaining and more effectual Execution of a former Act for Relief of poor Prisoners."
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House, on Thursday the Eighth Day
of February next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Poor Prisoners Petition, for a Clause to be added.
Upon reading the Petition of poor Prisoners for Debt,
committed since the Eight and Twentieth Day of November,
One Thousand Six Hundred and Ninety; praying a Clause
may be added to the Bill now depending in this House,
relating to the Discharge of poor Prisoners:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration of
the said Petition shall be referred to the same Committee
to which the Bill is committed; who are to meet on
Thursday the Eighth Day of February next, at Ten of
the Clock in the Forenoon.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable Thomas Edwards to sell Part of his Estate, for the
Payment of Debts, and to restrain and disable him to
commit Waste upon the Residue of the said Estate."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of the aforesaid
Bill shall be committed to the Lords following;
Epus. St. David's.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on
Saturday next, at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House
of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.
Royal Mines, Bill.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put
into a Committee, upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act to
prevent Disputes and Controversies concerning Royal
The House was resumed.
And the Earl of Bridgewater reported, "That the
Committee had gone through the said Bill, and think
it fit to pass, without any Amendment."
To which the House agreed.
Then, Hodie 3a
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An
Act to prevent Disputes and Controversies concerning
The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. that the Lords have passed it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Miles Cooke and Sir John Hoskyns:
To let the Commons know, the Lords have agreed to
the said Bill, without any Amendment.
Judges to attend.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That all the Judges do attend this House To-morrow, at One of the Clock in the
Mason versus Rowland, in Error.
Whereas, by virtue of Their Majesties Writ of Error,
a Record of the Court of King's Bench was brought
into this House, the Twelfth Day of January, One
Thousand Six Hundred Ninety-three, wherein Judgement is entered for Edward Rowland, against Anthony
After hearing Counsel this Day, to argue the
Errors assigned thereupon, it is this Day ORDERED
and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the said Record of the
Court of King's Bench shall be remitted; and that
the Judgement therein given for the said Edward Rowland shall be, and is hereby, affirmed: And it is further
ORDERED, That the said Anthony Mason shall pay, or
cause to be paid, unto the said Edward Rowland, the
Sum of Five Pounds, for his Costs in defending the said
Writ of Error in this House.
The Tenor of which Judgement, to be affixed to
the Record, is as followeth:
"Et postea, scilicet, Duodecimo Die Januarii, Anno
Regni dictor. Dominor. Regis et Reginæ nunc Quinto
supradicto, in prædict. Cur. Parliamenti, visis et per
Cur. ibidem diligenter examinat. et plenius intellect. tam Record. et Process. præd. ac Judic. super
eisdem reddit. quam præd. Caus. pro Errore superius
assign. et allegat. pro eo quod videtur Cur. Parliamenti præd. quod Record. ill. in nullo vitiosum aut defectivum existit, ac quod in Record. ill. in nullo est
Errat.; ideo ad tunc et ibidem considerat. est per eandem
Cur. Parliamenti, quod Judicium prædict. in omnibus
affirmetur, et in omni suo Robore stet et Effectu; dictis
Causis pro Errore assign. in aliquo non obstan.: Et
quod præd. Ed'r'us Rowland in Cur. dictor. Dominor. Regis et Reginæ, coram ipsis Rege et Regina,
habeat inde Executionem suam versus præfat. Anth'um
Mason, juxta Formam et Effectum Judicii præd. Et ulterius per eandem Cur. Parliament. præd. considerat. est,
quod præd. Ed'r'us Rowland recuperet, versus præfat.
Anth'um Mason, Quinque Libr. eidem Ed'r'o Rowland
pro Misis et Custag. quæ sustinuit tam Occasione Dilationis Executionis Judicii præd. Prætextu Prosecutionis prædict. Brevis de Errore hic. Ac superinde Record. et Process. prædict. per Cur. dictor. Regis et
Reginæ nunc, per Cur. Parliamenti prædict. coram
dict. Dominis Rege et Regina ubicunque, &c. remittuntur, et in eadem Cur. dictor. Dominorum Regis
et Reginæ coram ipsis Rege et Regina jam residen.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens
Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem
Jovis, (videlicet,) primum diem Februarii jam prox. futur.
hora undecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.
Hitherto examined by us, this 7th Day of April, 1694,