Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 11, 1660-1666. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 29 die Novembris.
PRAYERS, by Dr. Hodges.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
D. of Yorke.
D. of Cumberland.
D. of Albemarle.
Marq. of Winton.
Marq. of Worcester.
Marq. of Dorchester.
Viscount Say & Seale.
Ds. Howard of Charlt.
Ds. Willoughby of Parham.
Ds. Berkeley of Berkley.
Ds. Herbert of Cherb.
Ds. Howard of Esc.
Ds. (fn. 1) Stourton.
Ds. De la Warr.
E. of Dorset's Bill.
The Earl of Bridgwater reported from the Committee, the Bill for settling the Manors of Knole, Seale, and Kempsing, upon the Earl of Dorsett, and granting a Rent Charge of the Manor of Bexhill and Cowding, &c. in the County of Sussex, on the Poor of several Parishes: "And the Committees are satisfied that it is for the Advantage of the Poor, and with the Consent of the major Part of the Trustees, and think it fit to pass, with some Alterations and Amendments;" which, being Twice read, were Agreed to; and the Bill is ordered to be ingrossed.
Bill for draining Fens in Lincoln.
The Earl of Dorsett reported from the Committee, the Bill concerning Lyndsey Levell as fit to pass, with some Alterations and Amendments; which were read Twice, and Agreed to, and ordered to be ingrossed.
Bill to prevent planting Tobacco in Engl.
The Marquis of Worcester reported from the Committee, the Bill prohibiting planting of Tobacco in England, as fit to pass, with some small Alterations; which, being read Twice, were Agreed to, and ordered to be ingrossed.
Message from H. C. with Bills.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Bamfeild, &c.; who brought up divers Bills, wherein they desire their Lordships Concurrence:
1. A Bill to prevent the Prophanation of the Lord'sday.
2. A Bill against prophane Swearing.
3. A Bill for enabling of John Newton and Wm. Oakeley to make Sale of Lands, for Payment of Debts.
Bill for due Observation of the Sabbath.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the due Observation and better preventing the Prophanation of the Lord's-day, commonly called Sunday."
Bill against prophane Swearing.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act against prophane Cursing and Swearing."
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for restoring Thomas Radcliffe Esquire to his Estate in England and Ireland."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to the same Committee as is for the Bill for Tanning of Leather.
Bill against Exportation of Gold, &c.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act against adulterating of Gold and Silver, &c."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall be rejected?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Sir G. Hamilton's Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for restoring Sir George Hamilton to his Lands in Ireland.
ORDERED, That this Bill be read the Second Time To-morrow Morning.
Ld. Abergaveny's Bill.
ORDERED, That the Bill concerning the Lord Abergavenny shall be read To-morrow Morning.
Bill to annek Dunkirk, &c.
ORDERED, That the Bill concerning Dunkerke, &c. shall be taken into Consideration on Tuesday Morning next, the First Business.
House adjourned till 10a cras, Aurora.