Martis, 21 die Januarii; 1° Gulielmi et Mariæ.
A BILL to enable Sir Edwin Sadleir to sell Lands,
to pay his and his Mother's Debts, was read the
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Mr. Christy,
Mr. Thomson, Mr. Buscawen, Sir Rob. Rich, Sir Hen.
Goodrick, Mr. Rebow, Sir Tho. Darcy, Sir John Cary,
Mr. Beake, Mr. Manley, Mr. Moor, Sir John Moreton, Mr.
Brewer, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Reynell, Mr. Baldwyn,
Mr. Niccolls, Mr. Boyle, Mr. White, Mr. Blowfeild, Mr.
Parkhurst, Sir Edw. Hussey, Sir Cha. Bloys, Mr. Vincent,
Sir Walter Moyle, Sir Fra. Guibon, Sir Ralph Dutton,
Colonel Birch, Sir Walter Young, Mr. Serjeant Trenchard,
Sir Phil. Gell, Sir Tho. Bernadiston, Lord Fairfax, and
all that serve for the Counties of Hertford and Essex:
And they are to meet this Afternoon at Three of the
Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber: And are impowered
to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Earl of Radnor's Estate.
An ingrossed Bill from the Lords, intituled, An Act to
enable Charles Bodvile, Earl of Radnor, to make a Jointure, and to raise a Sum of Money out of divers Lands
and Tenements in the County of Cornewall, was read the
Resolved, That the Bill be committed to Mr. Boscawen,
Sir Cha. Bloys, Sir Jos. Tredenham, Sir Mat. Andrews,
Sir Walt. Moyle, Sir Hen. Nappier, Mr. Brewer, Mr.
Bickerstaffe, Major Vincent, Lord Fairfax, Sir Tho.
Littleton, Sir Hen. Goodrick, Mr. Baldwyn, Lord Ranelagh, Mr. Rashleigh, Sir Rob. Cotton, Mr. Chivers, Mr.
Foley, Colonel Birch, Mr. Moore, and all the Members
that serve for the Counties of Cornwall and Devon: And
they are to meet this Afternoon at Three of the Clock, in
the Speaker's Chamber: And are impowered to send for
Persons, Papers, and Records.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That Mr. Yorke have Leave to go into the
Country for Three Weeks.
Legrand's, &c. Nat.
An ingrossed Bill for the naturalizing David Legrand,
and others, was read the Third time.
Resolved, That the Bill do pass: And that the Title
thereof be, An Act for the naturalizing David Legrand,
Ordered, That Sir Hen. Goodrick do carry the Bill to
the Lords; and desire their Concurrence thereunto.
East India Company.
Ordered, That the Report from the Committee, touching the East India Company, be made upon Monday
Lewknor's Wife's illegitimate Children.
A Bill for the Illegitimation of such Child or Children
as Jane, the Wife of John Lewknor, Esquire, hath had,
or shall have, during her Elopement from her Husband,
was read the First time.
Resolved, That the Bill be read a Second time.
Cinque Ports Elections.
A Bill to declare the Right of Elections of Members
to serve in Parliament for the Cinque Ports, was read the
Resolved, That the Bill be read a Second time.
Indemnifying Persons acting for their Majesties.
Then the House took into Consideration the Amendments come down from the Lords, to the Bill, intituled,
An Act for preventing vexatious Suits against such as
acted in order to the bringing-in their Majesties, or for
their Service: And the same were once read throughout;
and afterwards a Second time, one by one; and, upon
the Question severally put thereupon, agreed unto by
the House; and are as follow;
2 Skin, 15 Line, after "whatsoever," add "and
Judgments had thereupon, if any be."
21 Line, after "discharged," add "and made void."
Ordered, That Sir John Guise do carry the Bill to the
Lords; and acquaint them, That this House hath agreed
to the said Amendments.
Oath of Allegiance.
A Bill to in join the taking the Oath of Allegiance by
all Persons above the Age of Sixteen Years, was read the
Resolved, That the Bill be committed, upon the Debate
of the House, unto Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Moore, Sir Cha.
Raleigh, Sir Alg. May, Major Vincent, Mr. Sacheverell,
Sir Rob. Clayton, Sir Hen. Capell, Mr. Vincent, Mr.
Hampden, Sir Hen. Ashurst, Mr. Trafford, Mr. Hawles,
Mr. Bull, Sir Rob. Howard, Mr. Solicitor General, Sir
Phil. Gell, Sir Pat. Ward, Sir John Barker, Sir John
Knatchbull, Mr. Boldwyn, Sir Wm. Honeywood, Sir Cha.
Windham, Mr. Glemham, Mr. Freke, Sir Wm. Ellis, Sir
Wm. Pinsent, Sir Tho. Darcye, Sir Walter Young, Major
Wildman, Sir Christ. Musgrave, Mr. Christy, Sir Peter
Collyton, Mr. Rebow, Sir Wm. Leveson Gowre, Sir John
Trevor, Mr. Burrard, Mr. Parker, Sir Cha. Bloys, Mr.
Thomson, Sir Phil. Skippon, Mr. Garway, Mr. England,
Mr. Arnold, Mr. Fuller, Mr. Niccolls, Sir Wm. Williams,
Sir Ro. Cotton, Colonel Birch, Sir Jo. Moreton, Sir Wm.
Yorke, Mr. Wharton, Mr. Finch, Mr. Stockdale, Mr.
Ellwell: And all that come are to have Voices: And they
are to meet To-morrow at Three of the Clock in the
Afternoon, in the Speaker's Chamber.
Bills of Indemnity, &c.
Then the Order of the House was read, for the House
to resolve into a Committee of the whole House, upon
the Bills of general Pardon and Indemnity; and for
inflicting Pains and Penalties upon such Persons as should
be excepted thereout.
And a Motion was made, and the Question proposed,
That it be an Instruction to the said Committee, That
they do proceed upon the said Bills, by Nominating of
Whereupon the previous Question being put, That
that Question be now put;
The House divided.
The Noes go forth.
|Tellers for the Yeas,
||Sir Jos. Tredenham,
|Tellers for the Noes,
||Sir Rob. Clayton,
So it passed in the Negative.
Then the House resolved into a Committee of the
whole House, upon the said Bills.
Mr. Speaker left the Chair.
Mr. Speaker resumed the Chair.
Resolved, That Mr. Gray do take the Chair of the
Committee of the whole House upon the said Bill.
Resolved, That the House do, To-morrow Morning
at Ten of the Clock, resolve into a Committee of the
whole House, to proceed upon the said Bills.
Resolved, That all Committees be adjourned, except
the Committee to whom the ingrossed Bill from the
Lords, intituled, An Act to enable Charles Bodvile, Earl
of Radnor, to make a Jointure, and to raise a Sum of
Money out of divers Lands and Tenements in the County
of Cornwall, is committed.