DIE Veneris, 3 Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Expences of the Navy, and State of the Navy Debt, to be brought in.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lord High
Admiral of England be, and he is hereby, desired to
cause to be laid before this House, in Writing, with all
convenient Speed, an Accompt of the particular Expences on the several Heads of the Ordinary of the
Navy, for the Years 1701, 1702, 1703, and 1704;
and also an Accompt of the Debt of the Navy, as it
stood at Michaelmas 1701, 1702, 1703, and 1704.
Bp. of Derry, and Ulster Society, Leave for a Bill.
Upon reading the Petition of the Right Reverend
Father in God Charles Bishop of Derry, and of the
Society of the Governors and Assistants, London, of
the New Plantation in Ulster, within the Realm of Ireland; shewing, "That divers Disputes and Differences
have heretofore arisen and been prosecuted, between
the Predecessors of the Petitioner in the said See,
and the said Society, touching the Right of Lands
and Fishings in the Province of Ulster; to prevent
which for the future, the Petitioners are come to a
Compromise and Agreement;" and praying Leave to
bring in a Bill, for confirming and settling their Agreement:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioners have
hereby Leave given them to bring in a Bill, as desired.
Stoppages in the Streets, Order to prevent.
Upon Complaint made to this House, "That there
is such an Interruption, by Hackney Coaches, Carts,
and Drays in Kings-Street, and the Passages in The
Old Palace Yard, in Westm'r, that the Lords and
others are frequently hindered from coming to this
House; to the great Inconveniency of the Members
of both Houses:"
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the High
Steward of the City of Westminster, or his Deputy, together with the Justices of the Peace for the said City,
shall, by their Care and Directions to the Constables and
other Officers within the said Limits, take special Order,
that no empty Hackney Coaches be suffered to make
any Stay, between Whitehall and The Old Palace Yard in
Westminster, from Eleven a Clock in the Forenoon, until
Three of the Clock in the Afternoon of the same Day,
during the Sitting of this Parliament; and that no Carriages, Drays, or Carts, be permitted to pass through
the said Streets and Passages, between the Hours aforesaid, during the Sitting of this Parliament; and herein
special Care is to be taken, by the said Deputy Steward,
Justices of the Peace, Constables, and all other Officers
herein concerned, as the contrary will be answered to
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Sabbati, quartum diem instantis Novembris, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.