DIE Veneris, 23 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. Cov. & Litch.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes St. Albans.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Ds. Arundell de Ward.
Ds. Grey de Wark.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkeley de Strat.
Ds. Arundell de Trer.
Ds. Grey de Rolleston.
Method of entering the Questions concerning the Address.
"The Lord Privy Seal reported, That, according to
the Order of this House, the Committee for Privileges have considered the Manner of the Clerk of the
Parliaments entering of the Two Votes into the Journal
Book the 13th Day of April Instant; and the Opinion
of the Committee is, That the Clerk of the Parliaments hath done his Duty, in the Manner of entering
the Two Questions in the Journal Book, on Tuesday
the 13th of this Instant April."
And the House Agreed to and confirmed this Report.
Bill to prevent Dangers from disaffected Persons.
The Earl of Berks is added to all the Standing Committees.
Next, the House took again into Debate the Business
concerning the Bill for preventing the Dangers which
may arise from Persons disaffected to the Government.
And the Point insisted upon was, "How far the Privileges of this House was concerned in this Bill."
And, after a long Debate,
The Question being put, "Whether it shall be
referred to the Committee of the whole House,
to see how far this Bill intrenched upon the
Privileges of this House; and to take Care of
the Privileges, and report to the House, before there be any further Proceedings upon
It was Resolved in the Negative.
ORDERED, That this House will proceed in the Debate upon this Bill To-morrow Morning.
Streater versus Roper et al. in Error.
The House being moved, "That, upon the Writ of
Error depending in this House, in which John Streater
is Plaintiff, Abel Roper and others Defendants, Errors
being assigned by the Plaintiff, and a Day given to
the Defendants to put in such Plea thereunto as they
shall think fit, by Order of the 18 February, 1673,
which, by reason of the Prorogation then suddenly
ensuing, was not observed:"
It is this Day ORDERED, That the said Abell Roper
and others, Defendants in the said Writ, be, and are
hereby, appointed to put in their said Plea to the said
Errors assigned, on or before Wednesday the 28th Day
of April Instant, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Hallet versus Kendall.
Upon reading the Petition of Johanna Hallet an Infant, One of the Daughters of John Hallet deceased,
and Mary his Wife; praying, "That she may not be
included in the Appeal prosecuted by her Mother,
and now depending in this House:"
It is ORDERED, That, upon the Hearing of the Cause
at the Bar upon the said Appeal, this House will take
this Petition into their Consideration.
Sir N. Staughton versus Onslow.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir Nicholas Staughton,
being an Appeal from the Dismission of his Bill out of
the Court of Exchequer, concerning Aldham in Surrey,
on the 18th of November, 1669, and prays a Hearing
of the Matters complained of at the Bar of this House.
It is ORDERED, That Arthur Onslowe Esquire, mentioned in the said Appeal, may have a Copy thereof,
and put in an Answer thereunto, if he think fit, on
Thursday the Twenty-ninth Day of this Instant April,
at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Lemknellet al. on Behalf of the Augustan Protestant Congregation versus Throckmorton.
Upon receiving the Answer of William Throckmorton,
One of the Inhabitants of the Parish of Trinity the Lesse,
to the Petition of John Lecmknell, Theodere Jacobson,
and others, Trustees for the Protestant Augustane Congregation in London:
It is ORDERED, That the said John Leemknell and
other Trustees aforesaid, may have a Copy of the said
William Throckmorton's Answer, and may tender a Bill to
this House for their Relief therein, if they think fit.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, 24um
diem instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic
Hitherto examined by us,