Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 11, 1660-1666. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
This free content was digitised by double rekeying. All rights reserved.
In this section
DIE Saturni, 22 die Junii.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
PRAYERS, by Dr. Hodges.
Rivers Stoure and Salwerp Bill.
The Amendments formerly reported from the Committee for the Bill for making the Rivers of Salwerp and Stoure navigable, were read Twice; and the Bill ordered to be engrossed, with these Amendments.
Sanguinary Laws about Religion.
ORDERED, That Friday the 28th of this Instant June is appointed to resume the Debate as was Yesterday concerning the Sanguinary Laws.
Bill to vacate Sir E. Powel's Fines.
It is ORDERED, That the Counsel on both Sides, concerning a Bill depending in this House, for the vacating of Fines levied by Sir Edward Powell Knight and Baronet, and Dame Mary his Wife, shall be further heard, at this Bar, on Saturday the 29th of June Instant, by Nine of the Clock in the Morning; and that such Witnesses on both Sides, whose Names shall be returned unto the Clerk of the Parliaments, and a Warrant issued out under his Hand for their Appearance, are at the same Time to attend the said Hearing.
And forasmuch as the Lords in Parliament are not satisfied with the Answer of the Person that gave an Account to this House of Mr. Warberton's not appearing before their Lordships, according to an Order of the 17th of this Instant, through a Pretence of his Inability of Body to obey the same: It is further ORDERED, That the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod attending this House shall send a Servant of his own on Purpose unto the said Mr. Warberton, to see whether he may be brought to London without Danger of his Life; if so, then to require him, by virtue of this Order, to appear before their Lordships, without further Delay or Excuse, at the Time and Place aforesaid. And hereof a speedy Account is to be given to this House.
Bill for draining the Fens in Lindsey Level.
A Proviso was reported from the Committee, to be added to the Bill concerning Lyndsey Levell, and read Twice.
The Question being put, "Whether this Proviso shall be inserted into the said Bill?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
ORDERED, That the Bill concerning Lyndsey Levell shall be engrossed, with the Amendments and Proviso.
ORDERED, That the Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas have Notice to attend this House on Tuesday Morning next, concerning the Lord Viscount de Stafford's Business.
Towns of Leostoff and Yarmouth.
ORDERED, That an Order shall be issued out, to summon the Witnesses on Behalf of the Town of Lowestoft to appear, at the Hearing of the Cause between that Town and Great Yarmouth.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, videlicet, 25um diem instantis Junii, 1661, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.