DIE Mercurii, 30 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. St. David's.
|Ds. Willoughby de Eresby.
Ds. Howard de Eff.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to vest the
Estate of Cadwallader Wynn Esquire in Trustees, for
the Payment of his Debts."
Tonnage and Poundage, &c. Bill:
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for granting
to Their Majesties a Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage, and other Sums of Money, upon Merchandize
exported and imported."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall
pass into a Law?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. that the Lords have passed it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Miles Coke and Sir John Franklyn:
To acquaint them, that the Lords have passed the
Bill for granting to Their Majesties a Subsidy of Tonnage and Poundage.
Message from thence, to return Sir H. Forester's Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Sir Edmond Jennings and others:
Who returned the Bill sent down, to enable Sir
Humphrey Forrester to dispose of Lands; to which the
Commons have agreed, without any Amendments.
Mrs. Hoby's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the granting unto Elizabeth Hoby Widow, one Annuity or
Yearly Rent Charge of Four Hundred and Fifty Pounds
for her Use, in Satisfaction of Five Hundred Pounds
a Year in Lands, which she was to have for her Jointure."
Law Practice of, Bill for regulating.
The House was put into a Committee, to consider
further the Bill of Law.
The House being resumed;
The Lord Cornwallis reported, "That the Committee of the House have proceeded in the Bill concerning the Law; but desire that the Committee may be
appointed to sit again on Friday next, for the further
Which the House ordered accordingly.
Forster versus Bernard.
Upon the Petition of Anthony Forster, and Elizabeth
and other the Children of John Markland, deceased;
praying, a Day may be appointed for hearing their
Appeal, whereunto John Bernard, Administrator to
Humphrey Munt deceased, and others are Defendants:
It is ORDERED, That this House will hear the said
Cause, by Counsel on both Sides, at the Bar, on Wednesday the Seventh Day of May next, 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 attend with their Counsel accordingly.
Dod, &c. versus Burrows.
Upon hearing Counsel this Day at the Bar, upon the
Petition and Appeal of Anne Dod Widow, Magdalen
Johnson Widow, Robert Colebach, Anne his Wife, Sarah
Dod, Robert Cooper, Pricilla his Wife, Frances Dod,
Charlton Hill, John Hill, and Rowland Hill, complaining
of a Decree made by the Lords Commissioners of the
Great Seal, the Fourth Day of December, 1689, on the
Behalf of Thomas Burrowes; as also upon the Answer
of the said Thomas Burrowes put in thereunto:
After due Consideration had of what was offered by
Counsel on either Side thereupon, it is ORDERED and
Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Decree made by the
Lords Commissioners of the Great Seal, on the Behalf
of the said Thomas Burrowes, from which the said Anne
Dod Widow, Magdalen Johnson Widow, Robert Colebach,
Anne his Wife, Sarah Dod, Robert Cooper, Pricilla his
Wife, Frances Dod, Charlton Hill, John Hill, and Rowland Hill, appealed to this House, be, and is hereby, reversed; and that the Possession be restored, and the Profits be accounted for.
Robertus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de
Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, videlicet,
primum diem Maii, 1690, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.