DIE Martis, 14 die Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Bath et Wells.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Viscount de Stafford.
Ds. Berkley de Berk.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
ORDERED, That those Committees that were appointed to meet Yesterday in the Afternoon, but did
not, shall meet this Afternoon.
Heralds Bill to record Descents, &c.
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill concerning the Heralds Office shall meet on Thursday
next, in the Afternoon.
Message from H. C. with a Bill to confirm Three Acts; and to remind the Lords of another Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Thomas Meares Knight, and others; who
brought up an Act, which hath passed the House of
Commons, intituled, "An Act for confirming Three
Acts, therein particularly mentioned," with Additions and Alterations to the last of them, wherein their
Lordships Concurrence is desired.
2. To remind their Lordships of a Bill formerly sent
up, for restoring Impropriations and Advowsons to such
Persons that served the King in the late Troubles.
Bill for confirning Three Acts.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for confirming Three Acts, therein particularly mentioned,"
with Additions and Alterations to the last of them.
L. Poulet excused.
ORDERED, That this House dispenses with the Lord
Poulett's Absence for his Attendance upon this House.
Bill for Uniformity of Worship.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the Uniformity of Public Prayers, and Administration of
Sir Anthony Brown's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for enabling
Sir Anthony Browne to make Sale of Lands, for Payment of his Debts."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to these Lords following:
L. Privy Seal.
Viscount de Stafford.
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet in the
Prince's Lodgings on Friday Morning next, at
Nine of the Clock.
Hardy to obey the Order for re-intersing Abp. Parkes's Bones.
Upon Report made this Day by the Earl of Bollingbrooke, "That the Committee for Petitions have
examined the Truth of the Matters alledged in the
Petition of Mathew Hardy, who stands attached as
a Delinquent, and is now in the Custody of the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, for not obeying
of an Order of this House, made the 24th Day of
July last; and the said Committee find, by Examination of Witnesses, that the said Hardy did not
do any Thing towards the Obedience of the said
Order until November last, and did then only employ
Two Persons to dig at Random in the Garden of
the Archbishop of Canterbury, and not in the Place
where the said Hardy knew he had buried the
Bones of Archbishop Parker; the Committee are of
Opinion, That he is in Contempt of the Order of
Hereupon it is ORDERED, That the said Mathew
Hardy shall have Liberty, upon good Security, from
his present Restraint, for Ten Days from the Date
hereof; in which Time he shall perform and do those
Things which are required of him to be done by the
said Order of the 24th of July last; and if he fail in
the Performance thereof, then this House will proceed
to further Consideration of his Contempt to this House;
and afterwards he is to return into the said Serjeant's
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, Videlicet,
diem Mercurii, 15um diem instantis Januarii, hora nona
Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.