DIE Martis, 9 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Archb. of York.
Epus. St. Asaph.
|Comes Danby, L. President.
Marq. de Halyfax, C. P. S.
(fn. *) Dux Norff. Comes Maresc.
Comes Lyndsey, L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes Devon, L. Steward.
Comes (fn. *)
Ds. Grey de R.
Ds. Willoughby Parh.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Grey de Wark.
Ds. Arrundell T.
Marq. de Halyfax Speaker pro Tempore.
Committee for Privileges.
ORDERED, That the Committee for Privileges do sit
every Tuesday, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoons.
Bill to take away Hearthmoney.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for taking away
the Revenue arising from Hearth-money."
Oates's Writs of Error to be heard.
Upon reading the Petition of Tytus Otes, praying a
Day may be appointed for hearing Counsel to argue
upon his Writs of Error depending in this House:
It is ORDERED, by the (fn. †) Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
Counsel on the said Writs, on Thursday the 18th of this
Instant April, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon;
whereof the said Titus Otes is to cause timely Notice to
be given to Their Majesties Attorney General for that
Bailiff of Westm. to attend.
ORDERED, That Cary, Head Bailiff of Westm.
be, and is hereby, required to attend this House on
Saturday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
D. of Bolton introduced.
This Day the Lord Marquis of Winton, being created
Duke of Bolton, was introduced, between the Duke of
Ormond and the Duke de Beaufort, the Lord Great
Chamberlain of England going before him, being all in
His Patent was presented to the Speaker, upon the
Knee, at the End of the Woolsack; and from thence delivered the same to the Clerk of the Parliaments, and
by him was read at the Table. The Patent bears Date
the Eighth Day of April, 1689. And then he was
placed in his due Place.
His Majesty, being in His Throne, adorned with His
Regal Crown, and Royal Robes, with His great Officers
of State about Him; and the Peers being in their Robes,
commanded the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod
to signify His Pleasure to the Commons, "That they
presently come and attend His Majesty, with their
Who being come; His Majesty gave His Royal Assent to Three Bills:
"1. An Act for establishing the Coronation Oath."
The Clerk of the Crown read the Title; and the
Clerk of the Parliaments pronounced the Royal
Assent, in these Words,
"Le Roy et la Reyne le veulent."
"2. An Act for the Naturalization of the most Noble
Prince George of Denmark, and settling his Precedence."
"3. An Act for the naturalizing of Frederick Count
Schomberg and others."
The Titles being read by the Clerk of the Crown,
the Royal Assent was pronounced by the Clerk
of the Parliaments, in these Words,
"Soit sait come il est desiré."
Bill to encourage the Exportation of Corn.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to encourage
the Transportation of Corn."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Duke of Somerset.
Duke of Grafton.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Their Lordships, or any Three of them; to meet
on Saturday next, at Nine of the Clock in the
Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings; and having
heard such Persons concerning the same as they
shall think fit, are to report to the House.
Marq. de Halyfax, Orator Procerum pro Tempore,
declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, videlicet, 13um diem instantis
Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.