DIE Mercurii, 18 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Duresme, & Crew.
Epus. Cov. & Lich.
Ds. North & Grey.
The Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas sat
L. Lexington takes the Oaths.
This Day Robert Lord Lexington took the Oaths, and
made and subscribed the Declaration, pursuant to the
Corn, Malt, &c. to prohibit the Exportation of, Bill.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put
into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act to
prohibit the Exportation of any Corn, Malt, Meal,
Flour, Bread, Biscuit, or Starch, for One Year,
from the Twentieth Day of January One Thousand
Six Hundred Ninety-eight."
And, after some Time, the House was resumed.
And the Earl of Stamford reported, "That the Committee had made some Progress in the Bill; and are
of Opinion, that the Commissioners of the Customs
attend To-morrow, and such as are concerned on the
Behalf of the Inhabitants of the Islands of Jersey
Commissioners of Customs, and Persons for Jersey and Guernsey, to attend.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the Commissioners of the
Customs, and such other Persons who are concerned
on the Behalf of the Inhabitants of the Islands of Jersey and Guernsey, do attend this House To-morrow, at
Eleven of the Clock in the Forenoon.
ORDERED, That this House shall be put into a Committee again, upon the said Bill, To-morrow, at Eleven
of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Oldbury versus Wynn.
The House being this Day moved, on the Behalf of
Owen Wynn, Respondent to the Appeal of John Oldbury
Merchant, "That a Day may be appointed for hearing
the said Cause:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
Counsel thereupon, on Tuesday the One and Thirtieth
Day of this Instant January, at Eleven of the Clock in
Buttons, to prevent making of Cloth, &c. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to
prevent the making or selling Buttons made of Cloth,
Serge, Drugget, or other Stuffs."
ORDERED, That the said Bill be committed to a
Committee of the whole House, on Friday Morning
Georgius Treby Miles, Capitalis Justiciarius Communium Placitorum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis, (videlicet,) decimum nonum diem instantis Januarii, hora undecima
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.