House of Commons Journal Volume 8
18 April 1664

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 8: 18 April 1664', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 8: 1660-1667 (1802), pp. 545-546. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=26648 Date accessed: 16 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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Lunæ, 18 die Aprilis, 16° Car.

Prayers.

HENRY Welch, William Winde, John Vandermarsh, John de la Chambre, Christopher Deynoote, and Good Danbrine, did, this Day, take the Oaths of Allegiance and Supremacy.

Deane Forest.

Ordered, That the Committee to which the Bill concerning the Forest of Deane was committed, be revived; and do meet this Afternoon at Two of the Clock, in the Place formerly appointed.

Committees.

Ordered, That all Committees, which are discontinued, be revived; and do meet this Afternoon at Two of the Clock, in the several Places formerly appointed.

Sayer's, &c. Nat.

A Bill for the naturalizing Dame Cath. Sayer, and her Children, and others, was this Day read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Mr. Pryn, Mr. Westphaling, Mr. Morrice, Mr. Sandys, Sir Lanc. Lake, Colonel Sandys, Sir Anth. Cope, Sir John Rouse, Mr. Collins, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Rowland Berkeley, Sir John Coryton, Sir John Knight, Sir John Monson, Sir Rich. Oateley, Sir Wm. Smith, Sir Adrian Scroope, Colonel Robinson, Colonel Arundell, Colonel Phillips, Sir Edm. Peirse, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Cha. Cotterell, Sir Wm. Gaudy, Sir John Moreton, Mr. Clifford, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Tho. Strickland, Sir Hen. Capell, Colonel Gilby, Colonel Windham, Sir Wm. Killigrew, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Milward, Sir Nich. Crisp, Sir Tho. Smith, Mr. Tayler, Mr. Progers, Mr. Attorney of the Duchy, Sir Fra. Clerke, and all the Members of this House that serve for the City of London: And they are to meet, in the Speaker's Chamber, on Wednesday, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Fox's Nat.

Ordered, That the Name of the Children of Mr. Fox, a Member of this House, be inserted into the Bill for Naturalization.

Packington's Estate.

An ingrossed Bill for vacating certain Conveyances, made by Sir John Packington Baronet, to Christopher Henne, and others, was read.

Resolved, &c. That these Words, "of Record, or otherwise, and all other Estates derived under them, or any of them," be inserted into the Bill, after the Word "Conveyances," in the * Line of the Bill.

Which was done; and the Words thrice read.

Resolved, &c. That the said Bill do pass: And that the Title shall be, An Act for vacating certain Deeds made by Sir John Packington Baronet, to Christopher Henn, and others.

And Mr. Coventry is to carry up the Bill to the Lords for their Concurrence.

Marsh Lands.

A Bill for settling Marshes, fresh or salt, that shall be gained from the Sea, was read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Sir Hen. Worseley, Mr. Solicitor General, Mr. Churchill, Mr. Coventry, Sir Wm. Killigrew, Sir Courtney Poole, Sir Edw. Walpoole, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Mountague, Mr. Treasurer, Sir Job Charleton, Mr. Attorney of the Duchy, Lord Richardson, Colonel Strangwayes, Colonel Arundell, Mr. Sandys, Mr. Henry Coventry, Lord Willoughby, Mr. Henley, Sir Tho. Ingram, Sir Chichester Wray, Mr. Pryn, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir John Goodrick, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Wandesford, Sir Rich. Oateley, Mr. Vaughan, Sir Fra. Lawley, Mr. Collins, Colonel Windham, Mr. Clifford, Sir Phillip Warwick, Sir John Morton, Sir Herbert Price, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Cha. Berkeley, Sir Rich. Temple, Sir John Monson, Sir John Pelham, Mr. Westphaling, and all the Members of this House, that serve for the Cinque Ports, or any Port Towns: And all the Members of the House that are of the Long Robe: And they are to meet on Thursday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Frauds in Conveyances.

A Bill to prevent Frauds in making Conveyances, was this Day read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That the said Bill be committed to Mr. John Vaughan, Mr. Solicitor General, Sir Job Charleton, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Lanc. Lake, Colonel Sandys, Sir Cha. Harbord, Sir Wm. Gawdy, Sir John Rouse, Sir John Moreton, Sir Tho. Strickland, Mr. Milward, Mr. George, Sir John Maynard, Mr. Heath, Mr. Crooke, Sir John Birkenhead, Sir John Goodricke, Mr. Jones, Mr. Pryn, Sir Winston Churchill, Sir Tho. Gower, Sir Nicholas Crisp, Sir John Duncombe, Sir Edw. Walpoole, Mr. Coventry, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Wyn, Sir Geo. Ryve, Sir Rich. Temple, Mr. Mountague, Mr. Mallett, Colonel Robinson, Sir Anth. Irby, Sir Edw. Walpoole, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Mr. Birch, Sir Clifford Clifton, Mr. Buscawen, Lord Fanshaw, Sir Francis Lawley, Sir Hen. Capell, Sir John Denham, Sir Cha. Hussey, Sir Cyrrell Wich, Sir Francis Compton, Mr. Lucy, Sir Rich. Oately, Sir Rich. Powle, Sir Edm. Bowyer: And they are to meet on Wednesday next, at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber: And to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.

Registering Conveyances.

Resolved, &c. That a Bill be brought in for the registering Conveyances of Sales and Mortgages, and for regulating the Offices for Recording and Keeping of Judgments, Statutes, and Recognizances: And that it be referred to Sir John Duncombe, Mr. Solicitor General, Sir John Maynard, Sir Job Charlton, Mr. Milward, Sir Theop. Biddolph, Mr. Clifford, Sir Cha. Harbord, Mr. Jolly, Sir Rich. Ford, Mr. Jones, Colonel Birch, or any Three of them, to prepare and bring it in.

Bankrupts.

Ordered, That it be referred to the Committee appointed to bring in a Bill for the registering Conveyances of Sales and Mortgages, and for regulating the Offices for Recording and Keeping of Judgments, Statutes, and Recognizances, or any Three of them, to prepare and bring in a Bill to prevent Frauds of Merchants, and others, in breaking, and compounding, to cheat their Creditors, and enrich themselves.

Cornwall Rivers.

Ordered, That Leave be given to Sir John Corryton, and Colonel Robinson, to bring in a Bill for making navigable the Rivers of * * * * in the County of Cornewall.

Ministers Maintenance.

Ordered, That the Members of this House, that are of the Committee to which the Bill for regulating the Poor was committed, be added to the Committee to which the Bill for Increase of the Maintenance of Ministers, in Cities, Towns Corporate, and Market Towns, was committed.

Hearth Money.

Resolved, That the House will, To-morrow Morning, resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to take the Bill concerning Hearth Money into Consideration.

Courts of Law.

A Bill to prevent unnecessary Delays, Expences, Vexations, and Grievances, in Courts of Law and Equity; and supplying some Defects in Law, and legal Proceedings, and Executions; was this Day read the Second time.

Resolved, &c. That this Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House.

Resolved, That this House will, on Thursday next resolve into a Committee of the whole House, to take the Bill into Consideration.