DIE Martis, primo die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales [ (fn. *) præsentes
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. St. David's.
Ds. Grey Rut.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. Herbert Ch.
E. Scarsdale takes the Oaths.
This Day Robert Earl of Scarsdale took the Oaths,
and made and subscribed the Declaration pursuant to the
Harleford House, &c. for Sale of, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the Sale of
the Capital Messuage or Mansion House of Harleford,
and Manor of Great Marlow, and other Lands, in
the County of Bucks."
Poor Laws, for rendering more effectual, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the better
Explanation and making effectual the Statutes made
for the Relief of the Poor."
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 William Lacon Childe:
To deliver the Bill for the better Explanation and
making effectual the Statutes made for the Relief of the
Poor; and to desire the Concurrence of the House of
Bill for recognizing K. Will. and Q. Mary; and for confirming the Acts of the last Parliament.
The House was put into a Committee, to consider of
the Bill for declaring the Acts of the late Parliament,
begun and held at Westm. the 13th 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.
And the House being resumed;
The Earl of Bridgewater reported, "That the Committee hath been in Consideration of this Bill; and
it is the Opinion of the Committee, That the House
be again put into a Committee upon the same Bill, on
Thursday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon;
and no other Business to intervene."
To which the House agreed, and ordered the same
accordingly; and all the Lords in Town to be summoned
to attend the House at that Time, and all the Judges to
attend at the same Time.
Loleworth Manor, Edwards's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act, whereby
the Freehold and Inheritance of the Manor of Loleworth, alias Lollworth, and Advowson of the Church
of Loleworth, alias Lollworth, in the County of Cambridge, and divers other Lands and Hereditaments
aforesaid, and in Long Stanton, in the said County,
are vested in Altham Smith, of Graies Inne, in the
County of Midd. Esquire, and William Gore, of London, Merchant, and their Heirs, in Fee Simple, in
Possession, to the Use of them and their Heirs, in
Trust for John Edwards of Debden Hall in the
County of Essex Esquire, and his Heirs, to the Intent
the same may be sold."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Duke of Bolton.
Marq. of Halyfax.
|Ds. Grey de R.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Their Lordships, or any Three of them; to meet
on Thursday next, at Nine of the Clock in the
Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings; and to adjourn as they please.
Dashwood & al. versus Champant.
ORDERED, That John Hayes Esquire, John Beesley,
Samuell Sankey, and Francis Butler, do attend this House,
on Friday the 4th of this Instant April, at Ten of the
Clock in the Forenoon, as Witnesses, on the Behalf of
Sir Robert Dashwood and others Appellants, and wherein
Sir John Champante is Defendant.
Watt & al. versus Brooke.
Upon Report from the Committee for Petitions, the
Petition of John Watt and Francis Camfeild, being an
Appeal from a Decree made in the Court of Chancery,
the 11th Day of February, 1689, in a Cause wherein
Peter Brooke and Elizabeth his Wife are Defendants, as
fit to be retained, and heard at the Bar of this House:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Peter
Brooke and Elizabeth his Wife may have a Copy of the
said Appeal; and be, and are hereby, required to put
in their Answer or respective Answers thereunto, in
Writing, on Friday the 11th Day of April Instant, at
Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; whereof the Petitioners are to cause timely Notice to be given to the
Defendants, to the End they answer accordingly.
Robertus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, videlicet, 2um diem instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora,
Dominis sic decernentibus.
Hitherto examined by us, this 21th Day of
North & Grey.