DIE Saturni, 22 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
The Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas Speaker, in the Absence of the Lord Chancellor.
Comes St. Albans.
Viscount de Stafford.
Ds. Berkley de Berkley.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Herbert de Cherb.
Ds. Berkeley de Strat.
Bill to prevent Frauds in Customs.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for preventing
Frauds, and regulating Abuses, in His Majesty's
Messages from H. C. with Bills.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Vaughan and others; who presented a
Bill, that had unanimously passed the House of Commons, intituled, "An Act for Confirmation of certain
Letters Patents, made, and to be made, to the
Right Noble Lord George Duke of Albemarle, of
several Honours, Manors, and Hereditaments, granted to him by His Majesty;" wherein their Lordships Concurrence is desired.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Thomas Strikland and others; who brought
up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for the more speedy and
effectual bringing those Persons to Accompt, whose
Accompts are excepted in the Act of Oblivion;"
wherein their Lordships Concurrence is desired.
D. of Albemarle's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for Confirmation of certain Letters Patents, made, and to be
made, to the Right Noble Lord George Duke of Albemarle, of several Honours, Manors, and Hereditaments, granted to him by His Majesty."
Bill for making Rivers navigable.
The Earl of Bollingbrooke reported, "That the Committee have considered of the Bill for making Rivers
navigable, as fit to pass, with some Alterations and
Amendments;" which, being read Twice, were
Agreed to, and the Bill ordered to be engrossed, with
the Alterations and Amendments.
Message to H. C. to return a Bill, because not signed by their Clerk.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Justinian Lewin and Sir Nathaniell Hobart:
To return them a Bill, brought up this Day, for the
more speedy and effectual bringing those Persons to
Accompt, whose Accompts are excepted in the Act
of Oblivion, in regard the said Bill is not signed, according to the usual Manner, by their Clerk, with
these Words, "Soit baillce aux Seignieurs."
Oxonbridge and Whitewick.
The Earl of Anglesey acquainted this House, "That
Samuell Wightwick doth submit to the Protection
of the Lord Vaughan, granted to Clement Oxonbridge,
his menial Servant; and so is not in Contempt to
their Lordships Order."
Bill concerning Sir James Enyons Estate.
The Earl of Derby reported, "That the Committee
have considered the Bill concerning Sir James Enyons
Estate; and have heard all Parties concerned, and
have thought fit to make some Alterations and
Amendments therein; which are offered to their
Lordships Consideration;" and were read Once,
and ordered to be read again on Monday Morning
Ly. Rosewell versus Briscoe.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal
in Parliament assembled, That the Cause between
Dorothy Dame Roswell Widow, and Mrs. Ellen Briscoe,
shall be heard, at this Bar, by their Counsel on both
Sides, on Thursday the Third of April next, at Nine
of the Clock in the Morning, upon the whole Merits
of the Cause, as it stands in the Bill depending before
their Lordships, wherein both Parties are concerned;
at which Time all Parties, with their Witnesses, are
to be heard at the said Hearing.
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Com. Placit. declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in
diem Lunæ, videlicet, 24um diem instantis Martii, hora
nona Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.