Jovis, 9 die Januarii, 13° Car. Regis.
RESOLVED, That Mr. Lucas be discharged from
the Custody of the Serjeant at Arms, paying his
Printer to furnish Acts.
Ordered, That his Majesty's Printer do bring, and
leave with the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, a
sufficient Number of the Acts for the Eighteen Months
Assessment; that they may be delivered to the several
Members of this House, to disperse into the Country.
Printed Acts to be perused.
Ordered, That a Committee be appointed of these Persons following; viz. Dr. Birkenhead, Mr. Prin, Sir Wm.
Lowther, Sir John Brampston, Mr. Vaughan, Dr. Burwell, Mr. Sandys, Mr. Crouch, Sir Robert Atkins, Mr.
Clifford, Mr. Heath, Sir Thomas Meres; or any Three of
them: And they are to meet de die in diem; and to
peruse the printed Act of the Eighteen Months Assessment, and other the publick Acts made by this Parliament; and to see whether they be truly printed, and
agree with the Original; and also to peruse the ingrossed
Bill for confirming certain Acts of the last Convention;
and amongst them the Bill touching Ministers, with Alterations and Additions, and all such other publick Bills
as shall for the future pass this House: And, to see that
the same, and the several Clauses and Provisoes therein,
Issue of Writ.
Ordered, That Mr. Speaker, when the Lord Cornewallis shall be called up to the Lords House, do send
his Warrant to the Clerk of the Crown, to issue a Writ
for a new Election of a Member in his Place.
Disability of Member in Holy Orders.
Upon reading the Petition of JohnWandesford Esquire;
and a Certificate also being produced, touching Dr. Craddock's being in Holy Orders;
Ordered, That the Matter upon the said Petition and
Certificate, be referred to the Committee of Privileges; to
take the same into Consideration; and to examine whether Sir Joseph Craddock be in Holy Orders, and so disabled to sit as a Member of this House; and make Report of it to this House.
Call of the House.
The Question being put, To forbear the calling of the
House this Day;
It was resolved in the Affirmative.
Ordered, That Mr. Thomas Chesterman, an Attorney,
be summoned by the Serjeant at Arms, or his Deputy,
to attend the Committee of Privileges this Afternoon:
And it is referred to the said Committee, to examine the
Breach of Privilege objected against him, in prosecuting
and obtaining an Outlawry against Sir John Denham
whilst he was a sitting Member of this House; and to
report the Matter to this House.
Mr. Rigby reports Amendments from the Committee
to which the Bill for repairing and amending Highways,
was committed: Which were opened by the Reporter at
the Bar; and compared with the Coherence; and brought
up to the Clerk's Table; and there delivered.
Resolved, That the Matter upon the Report of the
Amendments to the Bill of Highways, be adjourned till
Saturday Morning; and taken into Consideration, the
first publick Business.
London, &c. Streets.
Resolved, That the Bill for amending and repairing the
Highways in and near the Cities of London and Westminster, be read the Second time, after the Amendments
reported to the other Bill for Highways.
And the House adjourned till To-morrow Morning, at Eight of the Clock.