Die Veneris, 5 Aprilis, 1650.
An Act imposing Penalties on such as purchase, as
original Creditors, any of the Crown Lands, who
shall offer to pay with assigned or false Bills, was this
Day read; and, upon the Question, passed.
An Act for providing Maintenance for Ministers, and
other pious Uses, was this Day read the Third time.
Resolved, That this Proviso, viz. "Provided, That
this Act shall continue in Force until the Twenty-sixth
Day of June, which shall be in the Year of our Lord 1653,"
be inserted into this Bill.
A Proviso was tendered to this Act, in these Words;
viz. "Provided, That this Act, or any thing therein contained, shall not be construed to extend to the Vesting of
the said Trustees, or any of them, in any Manor or
Demesne Lands belonging to any Rectory or Parsonage,
lately appertaining to any late Archbishop, Bishop, Dean,
Prebend, or other Person or Persons, or Bodies Politick,
formerly mentioned in this Act to be abolished: Which
was read the First time.
And the Question being put, That this Proviso be
read the Second time:
It passed with the Affirmative.
And the said Proviso was read the Second time.
The said Proviso was read the Third time; and, upon
the Question, was ordered to be Part of the Act.
And the Act, so amended, being put to the Question,
It is Ordered, That the said Act be forthwith printed