DIE Veneris, 28 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. St. David's.
Ds. Grey Ru.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Lords take the Oaths.
This Day Edward Earl of Lyncolne and George Lord
Dartmouth took the Oaths, and made and subscribed
the Declaration, pursuant to the Statutes.
Le Grand & al. Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the
naturalizing of David Le Grand and others."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall
pass into a Law?"
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 Franckling:
To deliver to them the Bill for the naturalizing of
David Le Grand and others; and to desire their Concurrence thereunto.
Dashwood, &c. versus Champante.
The House being moved, "That a Day may be appointed for hearing the Cause wherein Sir Robert
Dashwood and others are Plaintiffs, and Sir John
Champante is Defendant:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
the said Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the Bar, on
Friday the Fourth Day of April next, at Ten of the
Clock in the Forenoon.
Bill to recognize K. Will. and Q. Mary; and to confirm the Act. of the last Parliament.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for declaring
the Acts of the late Parliament, begun and held at
Westm. the 13 Day of February, 1688, to be of full
Force and Effect by the Laws of this Realm, and for
recognizing Their now Majesties King William and
Queen Mary to be by the Laws of this Realm our
rightful and lawful Liege Lord and Lady, King and
Queen of this Realm."
ORDERED, That this Bill be, and is hereby, committed to a Committee of the whole House; and to be
taken into Consideration on Tuesday next, at Ten of the
Clock in the Forenoon; at which Time no other Business is to intervene; and all the Lords in and about
the Town to be summoned to attend.
Bill for vacating several Letters Patents.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for making
void several Letters Patents therein mentioned."
Dod & al. versus Burrows.
ORDERED, That this House will hear the Cause depending in this House, wherein Anne Dod is Plaintiff,
and Thomas Burrowes is Defendant, by Counsel on both
Sides, at the Bar, on Monday the Seventh Day of
April next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Order about Peers Protections.
Upon reading this Day in the House the several Lists
delivered in by the Sheriffs of London and Midd.
the Bailiff of the Borough of Southwark, the Marshal
of The Marshallsea, and the Steward of Westm. and their
Officers to whom it did belong, pursuant to an Order
of the 24 Instant, of the Protections entered in their
Offices, in the Names of any Peers or Members of this
House, and to whom they were granted:
After due Consideration had of the Numbers of Persons therein protected, and for preventing the like Irregularities for the future, it is ORDERED, by the Lords
Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That
all the Protections which are now given, by any Peer or
Peers, or Members of this House, be, and are hereby
declared to be, null and void to all Intents and Purposes
whatsoever; and that for the future there shall no Protection or Protections be allowed to be good, valid, or of
any Effect, unless they be first entered in the Parliamentoffice at Westminster; and the Protection, so by such Peer
or Member certified, shall be entered by the Clerk of the
Parliaments, or his Deputy; and that in every such Protection, that shall be so allowed by the Clerk or his
Deputy to be entered, there shall be mentioned in it,
the Nature or Quality of such Person so protected, and
what Office or Place he is in under such Peer or Member of this House: And, that no Persons whatsoever
may pretend Ignorance herein, it is further ORDERED,
That on the First Day of the Meeting of every Parliament, or Session of Parliaments, and every Fourteenth
Day after, in every such Parliament, or Session of Parliament, the Clerk, or his Deputy, shall give the House
an Account of what Protections are entered in the said
Office, and to whom they are given; and also that this
Order be printed and published, and hung up in the
Offices, where any such Protections usually are entered.
Upon reading over the Lists of Protections brought
in this (fn. *) Day by the Sheriffs of London and Midd. the
Bailiff of the Borough of Southwarke, the Marshal of
The Marshallsea, and the Steward of Westm. by their
proper Officers to whom it doth belong, wherein there
is found the Names of Peers who have protected several
Persons to them unknown; whereby it is evident that
those Protections are counterfeited:
Wharton and Liverseidge to be attached.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the Sheriffs of London
and Midd. or their Deputy or Deputies, do bring, or
cause to be brought, into this House, the Body or Bodies
of William Wharton, pretended to be protected by the
Earl of Devon Lord Steward; Richard Liverseidge, pretended to be protected by his Grace the Duke of Somerset; and also the Protections so entered, with all convenient Speed; and this shall be a sufficient Warrant on
To the Sheriffs of London and Midd.
their Deputy and Deputies, and
every of them.
Robertus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, videlicet, 29um diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.