Die Martis, 3 Martii, 1667.
ORDERED, That the Bill concerning Deeping Fen
be read To-morrow Morning.
Ordered, That all Committees, which were discontinued,
be revived; and do sit this Afternoon in the Places formerly appointed.
A Bill for enabling Sir Thomas Heblethwaite to settle
Lands on Trustees, to pay Debts, and make Provision for
younger Children, was read the Second time.
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Sir Solomon
Swale, Sir Robert Atkins, Sir Richard Oatley, Sir Adam
Browne, Mr. Buscowen, Sir Clifford Clifton, Dr. Burwel, Sir James Thynn, Sir Robert Carre, Sir Jo. Northcote,
Serj. Seis, Mr. Westphaling, Sir Tho. Gower, Mr. Hatton,
Lord Richardson, Sir Phill. Musgrave, Mr. Weld, Sir Tho.
Allen, Sir Antho. Irby, Sir Wm. Lowther, Mr. Morrice,
Mr. Steward, and all the Members of this House, that
serve for the County of Yorke: And they are to meet Tomorrow at Two of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the
Speaker's Chamber; and to summon and hear all such
Persons, as they shall find necessary, to receive Satisfaction touching the Consent of the Grandfather and Grandmother of the Children on the Mother's Side, for the
passing of the Bill: And to send for Persons, Papers,
Ordered, That Sir Cha. Harbord's Report, so far as he
is ready, touching Lands alienated from the Crown, be
made on Saturday Morning next.
Ordered, That the Committee appointed to aid in assisting Sir Cha. Harbord in perfecting the Report concerning
Lands alienated from the Crown, be revived; and do sit
de die in diem; in order to the finishing the whole Report
against Saturday Morning next.
Prices of Wines, &c.
Ordered, That the Debate of the Bill for settling Prices
of Wines, be resumed on Saturday Morning next.
Ordered, That the ingrossed Bill concerning Mr.
Paston be read To-morrow Morning.
Ordered, That the Bill concerning the Post Office be
read on Saturday Morning next.
Escapes from London Sheriffs.
An ingrossed Bill to indemnify the late Sheriffs of London, touching Escapes of Prisoners in the Time of the late
Fire, was read.
Resolved, That the Bill do pass: And that the Title shall
be, An Act to indemnify the late Sheriffs of London, touching Escapes of Prisoners in the Time of the late Fire.
Jurisdiction of Lords.
The House then proceeded to the Hearing of the Matter, upon the Report, in the Case of Mr. Fitton: And
Counsel, assigned Mr. Fitton, being heard at the Bar;
Resolved, That the Debate in this Matter be resumed
on this Day Sevennight.
Ordered, That the Matter concerning Lindsey Level be
heard at the Bar of this House To-morrow Sevennight.
Jurisdiction of Lords.
Ordered, That the Committee appointed to consider
of the Privileges of this House, and the Jurisdiction of
the Lords Proceedings in the Case of a Commoner, be
revived; and do sit this Afternoon at Two of the Clock,
in the Speaker's Chamber: And Mr. Milward, Sir
Frederick Hyde, Serj. Seis, Serj. Charlton, Mr. Ratcliffe,
are added to the Committee: And they are to sit de die in
diem; and hasten their Report to the House.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir Mundeford Brampston and Sir Justinian Lewen;
Mr. Speaker, The Lords have returned you the Bill,
intituled, An Act for the Taxing and Assessing the Lands
of the Adventurers within the great Level of the Fens;
with some Additions and Alterations: To which they
desire the Concurrence of this House.
And we are likewise commanded to acquaint you,
that their Lordships have agreed to the Bill for exporting
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.