DIE Lunæ, 13 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. David's.
Sir Orlando Bridgman, Miles et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Robertus Comes Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Edwardus Comes Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
|Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Berkley de Berkley.
Ds. Arundell de Ward.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Herbert de Cherb.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Ds. Arundell Trerice.
Ashdowne Forest Bill.
The Lord Chamberlain reported, "That the Committee have considered the Bill for Improvement of
the Forest of Ashdowne, and the Chace of The
Broyle, in the County of Sussex; and have made
Amendments therein, and named some Persons to
be Commissioners, which are offered to the Consideration of this House."
The which Names and Amendments, being read
Twice, were Agreed to; and the Bill is ordered to be
engrossed, with those Names and Amendments.
The Earl of Dorsett reported, "That the Committee have considered the Bill concerning Alnage,
and thinks it sit to pass, with some Amendments."
Which, being read Twice, were Agreed to; and
the Bill is ordered to be engrossed, with the said Amendments.
Message from the King, about ending the Session.
The Lord Keeper acquainted the House, "That
His Majesty hath commanded him to signify His
Majesty's Pleasure unto this House, That He is resolved to determine this Session on Monday before
Whitsontide, being the Fourth of May next; and
He hath appointed the same to be communicated to
the House of Commons."
Bill against Atheism, &c.
ORDERED, That To-morrow Morning the Bill
against Atheism and Profaneness, &c. shall be taken
into further Consideration, by a Committee of the whole
House, the First Business.
Writs of Certiorari Bill.
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill concerning Certioraris do meet on Wednesday next, in the
The Earl of Bridgwater acquainted the House,
"That he had a Bill in his Hands, of a public Nature, for making the River at Bristol Navigable to
London, and desired to know what Time he should
offer it to the House."
And their Lordships directed the same to be read
Cornwall versus Hawes, in Error.
This Day the Lord Chief Justice of the King's
Bench, in the usual Manner, brought into this House
a Writ of Error, to reverse a Judgement in the King's
Bench, in a Cause between Cornwall and Hawes.
The Record and a Transcript of it were laid upon
the Lord Keeper's Woolsack until the Rising of the
House; and then, the Transcript being examined by
the Record, the said Record was carried back by the
Officer that brought it.
Ly. Wentworth versus L. Lovelace, concerning a Clause in Sir J. Weld's Bill.
Next, the Counsel of Philadelphia Lady Wentworth,
in Behalf of Henrietta Maria her Daughter, was heard,
concerning an Enacting Clause offered to this House
by the Lord Lovelace, to be added to the Bill for Security and Satisfaction of a Debt due to Sir John Weld
from the late Earl of Cleveland. And the Counsel of
the Lord Lovelace was also heard, to maintain the Necessity of that Clause.
It is ORDERED, That this House will take into
Consideration what Resolution to give in this Business
on Wednesday Morning next.
Worth versus Weldon.
Upon reading the humble Petition of Andrew Worth
Gentleman; complaining, "That, having by due
Course of Law taken in Execution the Goods of
George Weldon, in Mich. Terme last, for Satisfaction of a Debt of One Hundred Pounds due
from the said George Weldon to the Petitioner, by a
Bond made in the Name of Mrs. Jane Hughes, the
said George Weldon, as a menial Servant to the Lord
Vaughan, a Peer of this Realm and Member of this
House, obtained an Order, dated the Tenth of December last, for the Re-delivery of the said Goods,
as taken contrary to the Privileges of Parliament,
whereby the Petitioner is deprived of his said Debt,
unless relieved by this House:"
Upon Consideration had thereof, it is ORDERED, by
the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said George Weldon shall put in his
Answer to the said Petition, in Writing, on Friday the
17th Day of this Instant April, by Ten of the Clock
in the Forenoon.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum,
(videlicet), 14um diem instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.