DIE Sabbati, videlicet, 14 die Julii:
p. Archiepus. Cant.
p. Archiepus. Ebor.
p. Epus. London.
p. Epus. Dunelme.
p. Epus. Carliol.
p. Epus. Peterburgh.
p. Epus. Norwicen.
p. Epus. Oxon.
p. Epus. Cestren.
p. Epus. Lincoln.
p. Epus. Bathon. et Wellen.
p. Epus. Rossen.
|p. Ds. Ellesmere, Cancellar. Angliæ.
Comes Salisburiæ, Mag. Thesaurar. Angliæ.
Comes North'ton, Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
p. Marchio Winton.
Comes Notingham, Mag. Admirallus et Senescallus.
p. Comes Suffolk, Camerar. Hospitii Regis.
p. Comes Arundell.
p. Comes Salopp.
p. Comes Wigorn.
p. Comes Huntingdon.
p. Comes South'ton.
p. Comes Bedford.
p. Comes Pembrooke.
p. Ds. Zouch.
p. Ds. Willughby de Eresby.
p. Ds. Clinton.
p. Ds. Darcy de Meneli.
p. Ds. Mountegle.
Ds. Willughby de Parham.
p. Ds. Sheffeild.
p. Ds. Pagett.
Ds. Darcie de Chich.
Ds. Howard de Essingham.
p. Ds. North.
p. Ds. St. John.
p. Ds. Compton.
Ds. Howard de Walden.
p. Ds. Knollys.
p. Ds. Saie.
p. Ds. Stanhope.
p. Ds. Cavendish.
p. Ds. Knyvett.
For Repeal of Part of an Act, 5° Eliz made for Maintenance of the Navy.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act to repeal One
Branch of a Statute, intituled, An Act touching certain
Politick Constitutions, made for Maintenance of the
Navy, made in the Parliament holden at Westminster, the
12th Day of January, in the Fifth Year of our late
Sovereign Lady Queen Elizabeth, Cap. Quinto.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet,
E. of Woorcester.
L. Bp. of London.
L. Bp. of Lincolne.
Mr. Justice Crooke,
Sir John Tyndale,
Mr. Dr. Amye,
|To attend the Lords.
Appointed to meet on Wednesday, the 18th of
July, by Eight of the Clock in the Morning, in
the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence.
For Establishment of a School, Hospital, &c. by Mr. Sutton.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act to confirm and
enable the Execution and Establishment of an Hospital,
a Free Grammar School, and sundry other Godly and
Charitable Acts and Uses, done and intended to be
done and performed, by Thomas Sutton, Esquire.
An Act for the better Safety of the King's Person.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the better
Safety of His Majesty's Royal Person.
To explain Part of an Act for Establishing the E. of Derby's Estates. Expedit.
The Amendments and Proviso made and added by the
Lower House to the Bill, intituled, An Act for the Explanation of a Proviso, or Branch of a Statute, contained in An Act of Parliament, made in the Years of
the Reign of our Sovereign Lord King James, of Englande, France, and Irelande the Fourth, and of Scotland
the Fortieth, intituled, An Act for the Establishment
and Assurance of divers of the Possessions and Hereditaments of Ferdinando late Earl of Derbie, were the
Third Time read, and allowed; and so the Bill Expedited.
To punish Sir Stephen Proctor.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Punishment of Sir Stephen Procter, Knight, for divers Misdemeanors and Offences by him practised and committed.
Hereupon was opened to the House, a Petition exhibited by the said Sir Stephen Procter to this House, in
bac verba: videlicet,
Sir Stephen Petition to the House.
"To the Right Honourable the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal of the Higher House of Parliament.
"The Humble Petition of Sir Stephen Procter, Knight, Prisoner in The Tower.
"Most humbly sheweth,
"Where there is a Bill preferred unto their Honourable
Lordships, from the Lower House of Parliament, for
very many heinous Offences supposed to be committed
by the Petitioner, and thereby to lay very grievous
Disgraces and perpetual Infamies upon him and his
Posterity; and whereas also, upon his humble Petition
to the said Lower House, to be heard by his Counsel,
at the Committee there, it would not please them to
admit him thereunto to speak any Thing in Answer or
Defence of any Misdemeanor supposed to be by him
committed, as by a special Order of the 22d of June
last may appear; now forasmuch as, by the Justice
of the Realm, which belongeth to every Subject, as
Part of his Birth-right (God be blessed for it), few
or none have been condemned and punished, in so
high a Nature, upon naked Relations, without Oath,
legal Trial, or Hearing of the Defendant to plead
and prove for himself in lawful and just Defence
what he may:
"Therefore, that it would please their Honourable Lordships to have Commiseration of the
Petitioner's long and chargeable Imprisonment,
and the grievous Disgraces, Damage, and
Afflictions herein already sustained, tending
to the utter Subversion of his Estate and
Credit, without the great and wonted Clemency of their Honourable Lordships be
herein towards the Petitioner extended i that
he may be, by their Honourable Lordships,
admitted to be heard, by himself and his
Counsel, to speak unto the Points of the
said Bill wherewith he is charged, before he
be thereby utterly concluded; which he most
humbly beggeth, in such Sort as to their grave
Wisdom, and the Justice of that most Honourable House, shall be thought meet.
"And he shall daily pray. etc."
Sir Stephen Proctor to be heard in Person, and by his Counsel.
Hereupon it is generally Agreed, That the said Sir
Stephen Proctor, the Petitioner, shall, on Tuesday, the
17th of July, be heard here in open House, as well in
Person as by his Counsel, in the Afternoon; and, in
the mean Time, the Prosecutors against him to have
Bp. of Derry, Fullarton, and Montgomery's Naturalization.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Naturalizing the Reverend Father in God George Mountgomery,
Lord Bishop of Derry, in Irelande, Sir James Fullarton, and Sir Hugh Montgomery, Knights, and Hugh and
James Montgomery, Children of the said Sir Hugh
Message from the H.C. touching the Matters of Support and Purveyance.
Message from the Lower House, by Mr. Chancellor
of the Exchequer and others: videlicet,
That the Knights, Citizens, and Burgesses of the
House of Commons, do let their Lordships understand,
That they are now ready to confer with their Lordships,
touching the Matter of Support, and especially concerning the Matter of Purveyance, at such Time and
Place as their Lordships shall appoint.
That their Lordships are well pleased to give them
Meeting, and to have Conference as is moved, on Monday, the 16th of this Instant July, at Two of the
Clock in the Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber, if it
may stand with their Conveniency.
By Order of the House, the Lords undernamed were
this Day added to the Committee for the Matter of
Contribution and Retribution: videlicet,
E. of Huntingdon.
E. of Bedforde.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 16m Julii, hora 9a.