DIE Mercurii, 1 die Julii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
L. Privy Seal.
Duke of Norff. E. Marshal of England.
Duke of Bucks.
L. Great Chamberlain.
L. Chamberlain of the Household.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Arundell T.
Ds. Butler de West.
Message from H. C. to return Saint James's Parish, Bill; and the Hawkers and Pedlars Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Sir Thomas Clargis and others:
Who said, "he was commanded by the House of
Commons to return the Bill for erecting a new Parish
Church, to be called St. James', wherein their Lordships made some Amendments; to which Amendments
the Commons do agree."
2. To put their Lordships in Mind of a Bill sent from
the Commons, for suppressing of Hawkers and Pedlers.
Improvement of Tillage, Bill.
The Earl of Aylesbury reported, "That the Committee upon the Recommitment of the Bill concerning
the Improvement of Tillage, hath further considered
the said Bill; and their Opinion is, That there is no
Need of the Proviso to be added to that Bill, because
the Matters for which the Penalties are imposed upon
the Importer by the Bill, are, by the Alterations of
the Bill, not required of the Importer, but of the
Justices of Peace at the Quarter Sessions."
The House agreed with the Opinion of the Committee.
vice lecta est Billa, "An additional Act for
Improvement of Tillage.
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill, with
the Amendments now read, shall pass?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. with it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Miles Coke and Sir John Francklyn:
To acquaint them, that this House agrees to the Bill
for Improvement of Tillage, with some Amendments; to
which Amendments the Lords desire the Concurrence of
the House of Commons.
D. Bucks versus Combes et al.
ORDERED, That the Cause of the Duke of Bucks,
against Combes and others, shall be heard To-morrow
E. Huntingdon's Answer to Grenvile's Petition, concerning Privilege.
The Earl of Huntingdon's Answer to the Complaint
of Bernard Greenvile Esquire, concerning Privilege of
Parliament, was read.
And his Lordship desired that Counsel might be heard,
at the Bar, to make out his Privilege.
After some Debate;
The Question was proposed, "Whether this Cause
shall be heard at the Bar To-morrow Morning?"
The Question being put, "Whether this Question
shall be now put?"
It was Resolved in the Negative.
Hereupon the Order ensuing was made:
"Upon Consideration had of the Petition of Bernard
Greenvile and Ann his Wife; shewing, That they have
recovered a Judgement, in the Name of Mr. George
Nares, against Mrs. Lewis, for Two Hundred Pounds;
which said Mrs. Lewis pretending a Protection from
the Right Honourable the Earl of Huntingdon, a Peer
of this Realm, to obstruct the further Proceedings
against her at Law; as also upon the Answer of the
said Earl of Huntingdon put in thereunto this Day,
and read: It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this
House will hear Counsel at the Bar, for the said Earl
of Huntingdon to defend and maintain the Privilege
claimed by the said Earl in this Case, as also Counsel for the said Bernard Greenvile against the same,
on Friday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon."
James versus Richardson in Error.
Upon hearing Counsel on both Parts this Day at the
Bar, to argue the Errors assigned by John James, Plaintiff in a Writ of Error depending in this House, to
which William Richardson is Defendant, concerning a
Judgement given in the Court of Exchequer Chamber,
for the reversing a Judgement in the Court of King's
Bench, for the said John James, concerning Lands in
Staines and Stanwell:
After due Consideration had of what was offered on
either Part concerning the same, it is Resolved and
Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the said Judgement given in
the Court of Exchequer Chamber for the said William
Richardson is erroneous, and shall be, and is hereby,
reversed; and that the Judgement given in the Court of
King's Bench for the said John James be, and is hereby,
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, videlicet, secundum diem instantis Julii, hora nona Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.