Die Lunæ, 30 die Julii.
Prayers, by Mr. Hodges.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
||L. Chief Baron, Speaker.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes (fn. *)
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Howard of Esc.
Ds. Howard of Charlt.
E. of Cleveland's Case.
The Lord Fynch reported the Case of the Earl of
Cleveland from the Committee.
(Here enter the Report.)
And this House confirmed the same.
Marq of Winton's Bill.
The Earl of Pembrooke reported from the Committee,
the Bill concerning the Marquis of Winton, as fit to pass,
without any Alterations.
Hereupon the House ordered that the said Bill be
Ordered, That the Lord Steward be added to the
Committee for Petitions and Privileges.
E. of Derby's Case.
Ordered, That the Business concerning the Earl of
Derby, which (fn. *) should have been taken into Consideration this Day, is deferred till this Day Sevennight; and
in case the Act of Indemnity do pass in the mean Time,
yet the same shall be no Prejudice to the Earl of Derby,
concerning this Business.
Bill of Indemnity.
The House was adjourned into a Committee of the
whole House, to proceed further in the Consideration
of the Bill of Indemnity.
The House was resumed.
It is Ordered, That this House do proceed in the
Bill of Indemnity To-morrow Morning, where they left
this Day, the First Business.
The King to be acquainted with what Sums of Monies are remitted in it.
Ordered, That the Lord Chamberlain is appointed
by this House, to acquaint His Majesty with the great
Sums of Money Arrears of the Court of Wards, which
are mentioned in the Act of Indemnity; and to receive His
Majesty's Pleasure therein.
Message from H. C. with Votes; and to remind the Lords of an Order.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Mr. Annesley, &c.; who brought up divers Votes
for paying Twenty Thousand Pounds, which formerly
was appointed for His Majesty's Reception.
2. To put their Lordships in Mind of an Order formerly brought up, concerning the Marshal's Men and
The Answer returned was:
That this House will take into Consideration this
Message, and send an Answer by Messengers of their
Bill for the E. of Cleveland to settle the Manors of Hackney, &c. in Trustees Hands.
Upon the Report from the Lords Committees to
whom the Petition of the Earl of Cleveland and the
Lord Wentworth his Son, concerning the Manors of
Hackney and Stepney, formerly mortgaged for the securing of several Debts due from the said Earl of Cleveland and Lord Wentworth, was referred:
It is Ordered, by the Lords in Parliament assembled,
That the Earl of Cleveland and Lord Wentworth shall
or may bring into this House, a Bill to be passed as
an Act of Parliament, for the settling of the said
Manors of Hackney and Stepney in the hands of
Trustees, therein to be named, for the satisfying of all
Debts due from the said Earl of Cleveland and Lord
Wentworth, by Sale or otherwise; and the Overplus
of the said Manors (if any be) to remain to the Earl
of Cleveland and Lord Wentworth, and their Heirs for
Votes for 20,000£ to defray the Expences of His Majesty's Reception.
"Resolved, by the Lords and Commons in Parliament assembled,"
"That Twenty Thousand Pounds, Part of the Thirty
Thousand Pounds assigned for repairing of His Majesty's Houses, and making necessary Preparations for
His Majesty's Reception, be charged on the Ordinance for Three Months Assessment, commencing the
24th of June next."
"Resolved, by the Lords and Commons in Parliament,"
"That Interest be allowed and paid, for so much of
the Twenty Thousand Pounds formerly charged on
the Ordinance for Three Months Assessments, for
the preparing of Requisites for His Majesty's Reception, as is or shall be advanced by any Person or
Persons upon the Credit of the said Ordinance, after
the Rate of Six Pounds per Cent.; and that the
Chamberlain of the City of London be, and is hereby, authorized and required, out of the Monies
coming in upon the said Ordinance, to repay to the
Persons that shall advance any Part thereof, the
several and respective Sums that shall be so advanced,
together with Interest, after Six per Cent. from the
Time it hath been, or shall be, so advanced and paid
in to the said Chamberlain, to the Time the same
shall be re-paid."
House adjourned till 9a cras.