DIE Mercurii, 25 Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|Ds. Cowper, Cancellarius.
Dux Bolton, Camerarius.
Dux Bucks & Nor.
Comes De Loraine.
|Ds. Willoughby Er.
Ds. Willoughby Br.
Ds. Howard Eff.
Ds. St. John.
Sunderland, Leave for a Bill.
The Report of the Judges, to whom the Petition of
Peter Sunderland Esquire, praying Leave to bring
in a Bill, to sell Part of his Estate, for Payment of his
Debts, was referred, was (according to Order) read.
And Consideration had thereof:
It is Ordered, That Leave be given to bring in a
Bill, pursuant to the said Report.
Popping & al. to be brought to the Bar.
Whereas Yesterday was appointed, for Sarah Popping,
and John Pemberton and Edmund Curll, Booksellers, to
be brought to the Bar of this House, in order to be
examined touching the printed Paper, intituled, "An
Account of the Trial of the Earl of Winton," on account whereof the said Persons are now in Custody:
It is Ordered, That they be brought to the Bar
of this House To-morrow Morning.
The House (according to Order) was adjourned
during Pleasure, and put into a Committee upon the
Bill, intituled, "An Act to indemnify such Persons
who have acted in Defence of His Majesty's Person
and Government, and for the Preservation of the
public Peace of this Kingdom, in and about the Time
of the late unnatural Rebellion, from vexatious Suits
And, after some Time spent therein, the House was
And the Earl of Clarendon reported from the Committee, "That they had gone through the Bill; and
directed him to report the same to the House, without any Amendment."
Ordered, That the said Bill be read the Third
Messages from H. C. with a Bill; and to return the Bill for the Prince of Wales to take the Oaths as Chancellor of Dublin.
A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr. Molyneux and others:
To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable
his Royal Highness George Prince of Wales to qualify
himself in Great Britain for the legal Enjoyment of
the Office of Chancellor of the University of Dublin,
in the Kingdom of Ireland;" and to acquaint this
House, that they have agreed to the same, without any
A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr.
Strickland and others:
With a Bill, intituled, "An Act to revive and continue an Act of the Eighth and Ninth Years of the
Reign of His late Majesty King William, for Repair
of the Piers of Bridlington, alias Burlington, in the
East Riding of the County of York;" to which they
desire the Concurrence of this House.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis, vicesimum sextum diem instantis Aprilis, hora undecima
Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.