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House of Lords Journal Volume 17: 28 March 1702

Pages 85-86

Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 17, 1701-1705. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Sabbati, 28 Martii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Epus. Wigorn.
Epus. Hereford.
Epus. Cestr.
Epus. Petrib.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Cicestr.
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
March. Normanby.
Comes Jersey, Camerarius.
Comes Northampton.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Peterborow.
Comes Stamford.
Comes Winchilsea.
Comes Carnarvon.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Sussex.
Comes Montagu.
Comes Warrington.
Comes Grantham.
Ds. Bergevenny.
Ds. Ferrers.
Ds. Fitzwalter.
Ds. Brooke.
Ds. Poulet.
Ds. Mohun.
Ds. Raby.
Ds. Culpeper.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Dartmouth.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Cholmondeley.
Ds. Herbert.
Ds. Sommers.
Ds. Halifax.

PRAYERS.

Wyndham's Bill.

The Earl of Warrington reported from the Lords Committees, the Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable Rebekah Wyndham to sell and dispose of an Estate late Sarah Verdon's, in the County of Norfolke," as fit to pass, with some Amendments.

Which were read Twice, and agreed to; and the Bill ordered to be engrossed, with the said Amendments.

Barnwell's Bill.

The Earl of Warrington also reported from the Lords Committees, the Bill, intituled, "An Act for the enabling Abraham Barnewell to make a more ample Settlement of his Estate, for the Benefit of his Family; and to charge Part thereof for raising Portions for his Younger Children in his Life-time, and for Payment of his Debts," as fit to pass, with several Amendments.

Which were read Twice, and agreed to; and the Bill ordered to be engrossed, with the said Amendments.

Suffolk Place, Bill:

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for the better Improvement of Suffolke-place, in the Borough of Southwark, in the County of Surrey."

The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Message to H. C. with it.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir Richard Holford and Mr. Gery:

To carry down the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence thereunto.

Apothecaries, to exempt from Parish Offices, &c. Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir John Bolles and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for reviving the Act, intituled, An Act for exempting Apothecaries from serving the Offices of Constable, Scavenger, and other Public and Ward-Offices, and from serving upon Juries;" and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to their Lordships Amendments made to the said Bill.

Messages from H. C. with a Bill; and to return the Bill for Sale of Lands in Whitchurch; and Sir Wm. Meredith's Bill.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Kinaston and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for vesting several Messuages, Lands, and Tenements, in the Parish of Whitchurch, in the County of Chester, in Trustees, to be sold, for paying off the Incumbrances charged thereon, and for other Uses therein mentioned;" and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the same, with some Amendments, whereunto they desire their Lordships Concurrence.

Which Amendments were read Thrice, and agreed to; and ORDERED, That the Commons have Notice thereof.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Roger Mostyn and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for enabling Sir William Meredith Baronet to sell Part of a Capital Messuage, Lands, and Hereditaments, herein after mentioned, in Ashley, in the County of Chester, he having settled other Lands and Tenements in Lieu thereof;" and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the same, with some Amendments, whereunto they desire their Lordships Concurrence.

Which, being read Thrice, were agreed to; and ORDERED, That the Commons have Notice thereof.

A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr. Vernon and others:

Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for continuing and amending the Act made in the Eighth Year of His late Majesty's Reign, intituled, An Act for the settling and adjusting the Proportions of fine Silver and Silk, and for the better making of Gold and Silver Thread, and to prevent the Abuses of the Wiredrawers;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Gold and Silver Thread, Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for continuing and amending the Act made in the Eighth Year of His late Majesty's Reign, intituled, An Act for the settling and adjusting the Proportions of sine Silver and Silk, and for the better making of Gold and Silver Thread, and to prevent the Abuses of the Wiredrawers."

Message from H. C. with a Bill; and to return the one for explaining the Act 7 Will. III. for settling the Succession, &c.

A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Etterick and others:

To return the Bill, intituled, "An Act for explaining a Clause in an Act, made at the Parliament begun and holden at Westm'r the Two and Twentieth of November in the Seventh Year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord King William the Third, intituled, An Act for the better Security of His Majesty's Royal Person and Government;" and to acquaint this House, that they have agreed to the Lords Amendments made to the Commons Amendments to the said Bill.

A Message from the House of Commons, by Sir Henry Colt and others:

Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for Sale of Part of the Estate of Stephen Soame Gentleman, and Dorothy his Wife; and for applying the Monies raised thereby for Payment of his Debts, and for the Portions of Mary and William Soame Two of their Younger Children;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.

Soame's Bill.

Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for Sale of Part of the Estate of Stephen Soame Gentleman, and Dorothy his Wife; and for applying the Monies raised thereby for Payment of his Debts, and for the Portions of Mary and William Soame, Two of their Younger Children."

Adjourn.

Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, tricesimum diem instantis Martii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.