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 Veneris, 5 die Julii.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
PRAYERS, by Dr. Hodges.
Sir R Baesh's Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling several Lands of Sir Edward Baesh Knight, upon Sir Ralph Baesh, Knight of the Bath, Heir of the said Sir Edward, and his Heirs."
Sir E. Moseley's Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for confirming a Sale, made by Sir Thomas Prestwich and others, of the Manor of Holme, and certain Lands in the Parish of Manchester, in the County of Lancaster, unto Sir Edward Moseley Baronet."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to the same Committee as is for the Bill for confirming Public Acts.
Weavers, &c. at Worcester, Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for Confirmation of the Charter and Privileges of the Master and Warden and Commonalty of Weavers, Fullers, and Clothiers, in the City of Worcester."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is referred to the same Committee as the Bill was for confirming of Public Acts: And the Lord Windsor is added to the said Committee.
Poor Bill for London, &c.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the Relief of the Poor of the Cities of London and Westm. Borough of Southwarke, and Places within the Bills of Mortality."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Any Five; to meet To-morrow Morning, at Eight a Clock, in the Prince's Lodgings; and to adjourn from Time to Time.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for uniting the Parsonages of St. Andrewe's and St. Mary Witton, in Droitwich, in the County of Worcester."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to the same Committee as the Bill for the Relief of the Poor is; and the Lord Windsor is added to that Committee.
Marq. of Winton's Bill.
Upon Report of the Masters of the Chancery, to whom it was referred to examine the Bill concerning Satisfaction to be given to the Marquis of Winchester out of Mr. Wallop's Estate, which was lately brought from the House of Commons, with the other Bill which was rejected by this House this Parliament;
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill, brought up from the House of Commons, shall be read?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for Reparation and Satisfaction to be made unto John Lord St. John of Basing, Earl of Wilts, and Marquis of Winchester, out of the Manors and Lands of Robert Wallop Esquire, for the Sum of Ten Thousand Pounds, heretofore granted unto him, by the then pretended Parliament, out of the said Marquis of Winchester's Estate."
It is ORDERED, That Mr. Justice Tyrrell and Mr. Baron Turner do consider whether this Bill be contrary to the Act of Oblivion and Indemnity or not; and report their Opinions herein to this House on Monday Morning next.
Petitions from Good Christians and Anabaptists.
A Petition was presented to the House, from some Persons calling themselves Good Christians, and read.
ORDERED, That this House will hear what these Petitioners shall offer to this House on Tuesday next, at this Bar.
A Petition, presented from Persons calling themselves Anabaptists, was read.
And ORDERED, That these Petitioners shall be heard, at this Bar, on Wednesday next, what they shall offer to this House.
Report concerning Penal Laws against Priests.
Next, this House took into Consideration the Report from the Committee concerning the Penal Laws against Priests and Recusants.
The Branch in the Statute of 5° Eliz. Cap. 1°, for making it High Treason for refusing the Oath of Supremacy, was read.
And, after some Debate, it is ORDERED, To be referred to a Committee, to peruse the whole Statute of 5° Eliz. Cap. 1°; and to consider what Part thereof they think fit to be repealed, and to report the same to this House.
Next, was read the Statute of 13° Eliz. Cap. 2.
And, upon Consideration thereof, it is ORDERED, To stand as it is, without any Alteration.
Also the Statute of 23 Eliz. was read.
And ORDERED, To stand as it is.
Sir R. Braham'sPetition.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir Richard Braham Knight:
It is ORDERED, That the said Petition is dismissed this House.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Saturni, videlicet, 6um diem instantis Julii, hora nona Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.
Hitherto examined by us,
Howard of Ch. & Andever.