Die Lunæ, 27 Julii, 15 Car. IIdi.
Order concerning Gardner.
ORDERED, That the Order concerning Mr.
Gardner be renewed: And that Mr. Pregers, Mr.
Finch, and Mr. Morice, be added to the Persons named
in the said Order: And that they, or any Two of them,
do attend his Majesty therewith.
Linen and Tapestry.
A Proviso, sent from the Lords, to be added to the
Bill for the encouraging the Manufactures of making
Linen and Tapestry, was thrice read.
Resolved, &c. That the Proviso be made Part of the Bill.
Amendments, sent from the Lords, to the Bill concerning Hearth Money; and Two Provisoes, to be added
to the Bill; were thrice read; and, upon the Question,
Sir John Birkinhead reports from the Committee to
which the Matter touching a Judicature for Lindsey Level
was committed, That it is the Opinion of the Committee,
That it be reported to the House, that they know not
well how to name a Judicature, until the House please to
declare, What Powers That Judicature shall have.
Resolved, &c. That the Debate of this Report be
adjourned till the next Meeting of the House after the
Conference desired with Lords.
Ordered, That Sir John Birkinhead do desire a Conference with the Lords, upon the Bill for Relief of such
as were disabled to subscribe the Declaration in the Act
Ordered, That the Persons formerly appointed do
manage the Conference.
Sir William Compton reports, That his Majesty having
been attended with the Recommendation from this House,
on the Behalf of the foreign Plantations; That his Majesty was graciously pleased to declare, That he would
take care, that the Plantations shall be furnished with such
Horses as should be fit for their Occasions, upon as easy
Terms, as if the Clause concerning the Plantations had
been inserted in the Act for Encouragement of Trade.
Resolved, &c. That the Case of the old Patentees for
selling Wines by Retale, be recommended to his Royal
Highness the Duke of Yorke, to take them into Consideration, for such Satisfaction as he shall think fit: And
that this Desire of the House be presented to his Highness,
by Mr. Speaker.
A Grant of Subsidies, by the Province of Yorke, was
A Petition of the Hackney Coachmen was read.
Ordered, That this Petition be referred to the Commissioners for Hackney Coaches; to take the said
Petition into Consideration.
A Person to give Bail.
Ordered, That Mr. George Withers be discharged of
his Imprisonment in the Tower; giving Bond to the
Lieutenant of the Tower for his good Behaviour.
Relief from Act of Uniformity.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir Wm. Child and
Sir Justinian Lewen;
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have commanded us to
acquaint you, That they have agreed with this House,
in their Amendments to the Bill for Relief of Persons
that were disabled to subscribe the Declaration in the
Act of Uniformity.
Message to attend the King.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir John Eyton Usher
of the Black Rod;
Mr. Speaker, His Majesty commands this honourable
House to attend Him presently in His House of Peers.
And accordingly Mr. Speaker, with the House, went
up to the Lords, to attend his Majesty: who was pleased
to prorogue the Parliament until the Sixteenth Day of
March next ensuing.