DIE Sabbati, 13 Junii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Harcourt, Cancellarius.
Dux Bucks & Normanby, Præses.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Willughby Br.
Shee versus Lawless.
The House being moved, "That a Day may be appointed, for hearing the Appeal depending in this
House, wherein Richard Shee Esquire is Appellant,
and Thomas Lawlesse Gentleman Respondent; as also
the Cross Appeal of the said Thomas Lawless, whereunto the said Richard Shee is Respondent:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear
the said Causes, by Counsel, at the Bar, on Thursday
the Twenty-fifth Day of this Instant June, at Eleven
Sir H. Paterson versus Moderator of the Presbytery, Stirling:
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal
of Sir Hugh Paterson of Bannockburn Baronet, and John
Murray of Tochaddam, Archibald Seaton of Touch, and
John Erskine of Balgonny, Esquires, Heretors or Proprietors of the Parish of St. Ninians, in the County of
Stirling, in Scotland, on Behalf of themselves and the
other Heretors or Proprietors of the said Parish; complaining of a Decree made by the Lords Commissioners
for Plantation of Kirks and Valuation of Tiends, in the
Year 1697/8; and of Two Interlocutors, of the Eleventh
and Eighteenth of February last, made by the Lords of
Council and Session, on the Behalf of the Moderator
of the Presbytery of Stirling aforesaid; and praying,
"That the said Decree and Interlocutors may be reversed:" As also upon the Answer of the Moderator
of the said Presbytery put in thereunto; and due Consideration of what was offered thereupon:
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the
Decree and Interlocutors in the said Appeal complained
of shall be, and are hereby, reversed.
Excommunication, too frequent, to prevent, Bill.
Whereas this Day was appointed, for the House to
be put in a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, "An
Act to prevent the too frequent Denunciation of Excommunication, in the Exercise of Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction:"
It is Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House shall be
put into a Committee thereupon, on Thursday next, the
First Business; and all the Lords to be summoned; and
also that One of the Judges of each Court do then attend this House.
Robberies in Houses, to prevent, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for
the more effectual preventing and punishing Robberies that shall be committed in Houses."
Ordered, That the said Bill be committed to a
Committee of the whole House, on Thursday next; and
that, in the mean Time, Copies thereof be sent to the
Judges; and that One Judge of each Court do then attend this House, in relation to the said Bill.
Soldiers, &c. to exercise Trades, and Officers to accompt, Bill.
Ordered, That, on Thursday next, this House shall
be put into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, "An
Act to enable such Officers and Soldiers as have been
in Her Majesty's Service during the late War to
exercise Trades; and for Officers to accompt with
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad & in diem Lunæ, decimum quintum diem instantis Junii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.