Die Veneris, 22 Martii, 1649.
Incest and Adultery.
COLONEL Feilder reports Amendments to the Bill
against the detestable Sins of Incest, Adultery, and
Fornication: Which were twice read; and, upon the
Question, re-committed; and ordered to be brought in
again This-day-sevennight, the first Business: And that
Mr. Weaver do take care hereof.
Ordered, That it be referred to the same Committee,
to bring in the Matter that concerns Marriage in a distinct
Act; and therein to have Care touching the Age of Consent, and Punishing of clandestine Marriage.
And Mr. Attorney, the Lord Commissioner Whitlock,
and Mr. Weaver, or any one of them, are to take care
hereof; and bring in the Bill on This-day-sevennight.
Observation of Lord's Day.
Mr. Millington reports a Bill for the more due and
strict Observation of the Lord's Day, and the more
effectual putting in Execution the former Laws and Ordinances in that Behalf.
Which was read the First and Second time; and, upon
the Question, committed to the same Committee: And
all that come, to have Voices: And to be brought in on
And Mr. Millington is to take care hereof.