Die Sabbati, 11 Aprilis, 15 Car. IIdi Regis.
A BILL to enable John Robinson to sell and dispose
Lands, for Payment of Debts, and making Provision for his Wife, and younger Children, was read the
Resolved, &c. That this Bill be read the Second time
on Monday next.
A Bill for Improvement of Wastes was this Day
Marq. of Winchester's Award.
A Petition of the Lord Edward Paulet was this Day
Resolved, &c. That this Petition be referred to the
same Committee to which the Bill for confirming an
Award, made by his Majesty, for settling the Differences
between the Lord Marquis of Winchester, and the Lord
St. John, was committed.
A Bill for the better Observation of the Lord's Day,
was this Day read the Second time.
Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Sir
Hen. North, Colonel Robinson, Sir John Newton, Mr.
Thurbane, Mr. Pepis, Sir Robert Atkyns, Sir Bain. Throckmorton, Mr. Daniell, Mr. Gaudy, Mr. Crouch, Sir Wm.
Smith, Sir John Talbot, Serjeant Maynard, Sir Nich. Steward, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Swinfen, Mr. Boscowen, Sir
John Brampston, Sir John Dawney, Mr. Clifford, Mr.
York, Mr. Attorney of the Duchy, Lord St. John, Sir
Edw. Walpoole, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir John Birkinhead, Colonel Strangways, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Strangwayes,
Mr. Culleford, Sir Edm. Peirce, Colonel Lane, Mr. Lutterell, Sir Hen. Newton, Mr. Hungerford, Mr. Hatton,
Colonel Robinson, Colonel Reames, Sir Phil. Musgrave,
Mr. Pleadwell, Mr. George, Sir John Goodrick, Sir Tho.
Littleton, Mr. Hoby, Sir Patricius Curwen, Mr. Whorwood, Mr. Wren, Mr. Pryn, Sir Hum. Winch, Colonel
Robert Phillips, Sir Tho. Allen, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Tho. Widdrington, Colonel Gilby, Sir Tho. Meres, Sir Rich. Wyn,
Sir Rich. Temple, Colonel Windham, Sir Lanc. Lake, Mr.
Mountague, Colonel Edw. Phillips, Sir Cha. Harbord, Dr.
Burwell: And they are to meet on Monday next, at Two
of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber:
And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Post Office, &c.
Ordered, That Sir John Coriton, Sir Courtney Poole,
Sir Hen. North, Sir Phil. Musgrave, Sir John Norton,
Mr. Swinfen, Colonel Wancklyn, Mr. Price, Sir Rich.
Oatley, Mr. Strickland, Mr. Pepis, Sir John Norton, Sir
John Roll, Lord St. John, Mr. Garraway, Mr. Pryn, Sir
Hum. Bennet, Mr. Lewis, Sir Nich. Steward, be added
to the Committee to which the Matter concerning the
Post Office and Wine Licence is committed.
Merchants Bills, &c.
A Bill for enabling Merchants, and others, to assign
Bills and Bonds, and to prevent Abuses in Shop Books
and Contracts, was this Day read the First time.
The House did then resume the Debate upon the Bill
for settling the Jurisdiction of the Admiralty.-
Writs of Error.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir Thomas Bird and
Sir Mundeford Brampston;
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have sent you down an ingrossed Bill, intituled, An Act for preventing of Abatements of Writs of Error, upon Judgments in the Exchequer: To which they desire the Concurrence of this
House: And have commanded us to acquaint you, That
they intend to adjourn on Tuesday next, till the Wednesday-
The House then proceeded in the Debate of the Bill
touching the Jurisdiction of the Admiralty.
Resolved, &c. That a Committee be appointed to prepare and bring in a Bill upon the Debates of the House,
against their next Meeting after the Recess, for the expediting Maritime and Merchants Causes; viz. Mr. Solicitor
General, Mr. Vaughan, Sir John Keeling, Sir John Birkinhead, Mr. Jolly, Mr. Jones, Mr. Waller, Mr. Knight,
Sir John Brampston, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir Edm. Peirce,
Sir Geo. Downing, Mr. Clifford, Mr. Wm. Coventry, Colonel Robinson, Sir Wm. Tompson, Sir Rich. Ford, Sir
Rich. Browne, Mr. Geo. Mountague, Sir Robert Atkyns,
Dr. Burwell, Sir Edw. Walpoole, Mr. Pryn, Sir Cha.
Hussey, Mr. Hen. Coventry, Sir Tho. Widdrington, Sir
Cha. Harbord, Mr. Trelawney, Mr. Fowell: And they
are to meet on Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the
Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for
Persons, Papers, and Records.
And then the House adjourned till Monday
Morning next, Eight of the Clock.