DIE Mercurii, 23 Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Lich. & Cov.
Dux St. Albans.
March. Kent, Camerarius.
Comes Dorsett & Midd'x.
Ds. Berkeley Str.
Sir E. Smith, Leave for a Bill.
After reading, and considering, the Report of the
Lord Chief Justice of Her Majesty's Court of Common
Pleas and the Lord Chief Baron of Her Majesty's Court
of Exchequer, to whom was referred the Petition of Sir
Edw'd Smyth Baronet and Edward Smyth Esquire, only
Son and Heir Apparent of the said Sir Edward Smyth;
praying Leave to bring in a Bill, for the Purposes in
the Petition mentioned:
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Petitioners have
hereby Leave given them to bring in a Bill, according
to the Prayer of the Petition.
Sir E. Smith's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to
enable Peyton Altham, an Infant Trustee, to join in
suffering a Common Recovery, or levying a Fine, of
an Estate in Essex, as if he were of full Age."
Thanks to Bp. of Lich. for his Sermon.
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Thanks of this
House be, and are hereby, given to the Lord Bishop
of Lichfield and Coventrie, for his Sermon preached before this House Yesterday, in the Abbey Church at
Westm'r; and he is hereby desired to print and publish
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Jovis, vicesimum quartum diem instantis Novembris, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.