Jovis, 4 Julii, 13° Car. Regis.
JOHN Motteux and Anthony Grouen, in order to
their Naturalization, did this Day take the Oaths of
Supremacy and Allegiance, before Mr. Speaker, at the
Ordered, That Mr. Fane, Mr. Biscowen, Sir Edward
Harly, and Sir Roger Bradshaigh, be added to the Committee to whom Sir John Munson's Bill is committed.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That Mr. Robinson, a Member of this House,
have the Leave of this House to go into the Country.
Ordered, That the Petition of the Tanners of Essex
and Middlesex, which was this Day read, be referred to
the Grand Committee for Trade, to whom the Bill for
the better Tanning and Dressing of Leather is committed; who are to hear the Petitioners therein.
A Bill for appointing a Register to the Brokers, being
brought in this Day;
Ordered, That this Bill be read To-morrow Morning.
A Petition of the Mayor, Justices, Sheriff, and Aldermen of Norwich, touching the knitting of Stockings,
being this Day read;
Ordered, That the said Petition be referred to the
Grand Committee of Trade, to take the same into Consideration; and to hear the Petitioners; and to direct a
Bill to be prepared and brought in, if they find Cause.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That Colonel Lane, a Member of this House,
have Leave to go into the Country.
A Bill for making the Chapel of Plextoll, heretofore
annexed to the Parish of Wrotham in the County of
Kent, a distinct Parish of itself, from Wrotham;
And another Bill for constituting the Parish of Stanstead, formerly annexed to the said Parish of Wrothom,
a distinct Parish and Rectory, from Wrotham; were both
this Day read the Second time.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the said Bills be
committed to Mr. Mervill, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir Matthew Appleyard, Sir Anthony Irby, Colonel Gilby, Mr.
Churchill, Sir Edm. Peirce, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Clifford,
Mr. Goodrick, Mr. Scudamore, Sir Robert Atkyns, Mr.
Musgrave, Mr. Bennet, Mr. Faunt, Mr. Roberts, Mr.
Lowther, Sir John Hotham, Sir John Goodrick, Sir
Cha. Cornwallis, Mr. Fra. Lovelace, Sir Fra. Clarke,
Mr. Herbert, Sir Norton Knatchbull, Mr. Harvey, Sir
Fra. Vincent, Mr. Edw. Mountague, Doctor King, Mr.
Pepis, Sir Rich. Onslow, Sir John Covett, Mr. Pryn,
Mr. Clifton, Mr. Knight, Mr. Hender Roberts, Mr. Birkinhead, Sir Hugh Bethell, Sir Tho. Peyton, Mr. Hussey,
Mr. Attorney of the Duchy, Sir John Tufton, Sir Edw.
Master, Sir Wm. Batten, Mr. Barnham, Sir Edw. Hales,
Sir Cha. Berkley, Mr. Andrewes, Mr. Geo. Mountague,
Mr. Thurbane: And they are to meet in the Star Chamber, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And to send
for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Restoring Advowsons, &c.
A Bill for restoring Rectories and Advowsons to his
Majesty's loyal Subjects, was this Day read the First
Ordered, That this Bill be read again the Second
time To-morrow Morning.
Discharging Loyalists of Interest.
A Bill for moderating Interest to Three Pounds per
Cent. for such Persons as have served the late King's
Majesty, was this Day read the First time.
Ordered, That this Bill be read again the Second time
on Monday next.
A Bill enabling Latham and Hopton Shooter to sell
Lands, was this Day read the First time.
Ordered, That this Bill be read the Second time on
A Bill for importing of Mader, pure and unmixed, was
this Day read the First time.
Resolved, The same be read again, the Second time,
on Monday next.
Repairs of Churches.
Mr. Mountague reports from the Committee to whom
the Bill for enabling Churchwardens, &c. was referred,
several Amendments, with Three Provisoes, to be added
to the Bill: Which Amendments and Provisoes being
twice read; and, upon the Question, severally agreed unto;
Resolved, That the said Bill, with the Amendments
and Provisoes agreed to, be ingrossed.
Lord Bruce reports from the Committee to whom the
Bill for naturalizing Renee de Sabran, was committed,
That the Committee saw no Cause to recede from the
Amendments formerly made, or to make any other Amendments to the Bill; but that Sir Lancelot Lake, a Member
of this House, being the Person concerned, had, according
to the usual Privilege granted to Members in like Cases,
desired to be heard by Counsel at the Bar of this House.
Ordered, That Sir Lancelot Lake be heard by his
Counsel, against the Bill for naturalizing Penee de Sabran,
at the Bar of this House, on Tuesday next.
Pains and Penalties against Regicides.
A Bill declaring the Pains, Penalties, and Forfeitures,
to be imposed upon the Estates and Persons of certain
notorious Offenders excepted out of the Act of free and
general Pardon, Indemnity, and Oblivion, was this Day
read the First and Second time.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the same be committed to Sir Heneag Finch, Mr. Mountague, Sir Robert
Atkins, Serj. Keeling, Mr. Ashburnham, Mr. Lowther,
Mr. Crouch, Serj. Charleton, Mr. Comptroller, Sir Fran.
Clerke, Sir Ralph Bancks, Sir Allen Apsley, Sir Hen.
Bennet, Sir Robert Holt, Mr. Churchill, Sir Jo. Duncombe,
Sir Wm. Compton, Mr. Fane, Sir Jo. Rowse, Sir Solo.
Swale, Sir Wm. Smith, Mr. Strangwayes, Lord Le De
Spencer, Mr. Spencer, Mr. Fran. Finch, Mr. Lewis Palmer, Sir Jo. Brampston, Mr. Heath, Sir John Holland,
Sir Jo. Nicholas, Mr. Hen. Coventry, Mr. Morton, Lord
Richardson, Sir Hump. Bennet, Lord Bruce, Mr. Harvey,
Mr. Cotton, Sir Robert Brooke, Sir Jo. Covert, Mr. Wm.
Sandis, Sir Wm. Doyley, Sir Bayn. Throgmorton, Sir
Ben. Ayloff, Mr. Broome Whorwood, Sir Antho. Irby,
Sir Courtney Poole, Sir Edm. Pooley, Mr. Wm. Coventry, Mr. Nicholas, Mr. Jeffery Palmer, Mr. Darey,
Mr. Edw. Seymour, Sir Clement Throgmorton, Sir William Morice, Mr. Clerke, Sir Clement Fisher, Sir Allen
Broderick, Sir Jo. Burlace, Mr. Gawdy, Mr. Rigby,
Mr. Smith, Sir James Smith, Sir Phil. Warwick, Sir Tho.
Peyton, Sir Wm. Lewis, Sir Hen. Newton alias Puckering, Mr. Jonathan Trelawney, Sir Edm. Peirse, Mr. Newton, Mr. Cliffton, Mr. Clifford, Sir Tho. Leigh, Sir Geo.
Sandis, Mr. Trelawney, Sir Jo. Strangwayes, Sir Hen.
Herbert, Mr. Glascock, Sir Jo. Goodrick, Sir Phill. Musgrave, Sir Cha. Cornwallis, Sir Tho. Stulley, Mr. Swanton, Mr. Kyrkby, Colonel Sandis, Sir Wm. Hickman,
Sir Rich. Francklin, Mr. Mountague, Sir Tho. Smith, Mr.
Dowdswell, Sir Maurice Berkley, Mr. Sandis, Lord Cavendish, Mr. Pryn, Mr. Bennett. Lord Mandivell, Mr.
Taylor, Lord Cornbury, Doctor Birkenhead, Mr. Joley,
Sir Jo. Talbot, Mr. Cartwright, Sir Cha. Harbord, Mr.
Fownt, Sir Hen. North, Sir Wm. Courtop, Mr. Chetwind,
Sir Tho. Meers, Sir Nich. Crisp, Mr. Bultecle, Sir Hugh
Windham, Sir Tho. Strickland, Colonel Shackerley, Sir Tho.
Fanshaw, Sir Tho. Ingram, Sir Edm. Bowyer, Mr. Newton alias Puckering, Colonel Windham, Sir Lanc. Lake,
Sir Edw. Walpoole, Mr. Griffin: And they are to meet
To-morrow, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in
the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers,
and Records: And to take care for a Proviso, that may
save unto the Lord Marquis of Winchester the Advantage
of the Act, made on his Behalf, for Reparation of
Thirteen thousand Pounds out of the Estate of Robert
Wallop; and also for a Proviso, on the Behalf of the
Lord Craven; and to provide for the Indemnifying the
Executors of any of the said exempted Persons that are
dead, for any just Payments of Monies by them made.
Ordered, That Mr. Solicitor General do bring in a Bill,
To-morrow Morning, for Execution of the Persons,
Prisoners in the Tower, condemned for the horrid Murder of his late Sacred Majesty King Charles the First.
Disbanding the Army, &c.
Ordered, That the Committee for disbanding the
Army and Navy, do make Report to this House, on
Saturday Morning next.
Charge against Haslerigg.
Ordered, That his Majesty's Attorney General be desired to prepare and bring in the Evidence, against Sir
Arthur Haslerigg deceased, with what convenient Speed
Committee of Privileges.
Ordered, That Sir Clement Throgmorton and Doctor
Birkenhead be added to the Committee of Privileges and
Sir W. Killegrewe.
Ordered, That Sir William Killegrewe's Bill be read
Ordered, That the Bill for Common Fields be read
And then the House adjourned till Seven of the
Clock To-morrow Morning.