DIE Lunæ, 19 die Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
||His Royal Highness the Duke of York.|
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes Marescallus Angl.
|Ds. Berkley B.|
Ds. Arundell W.
Ds. Gerard B.
Ds. Arundell T.
Ds. Butler M. P.
Ds. Butler W.
Ds. Grey de Roll.
E. of Aylesbury's Bill.
Hodie 1 vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for vesting certain Lands of Robert Earl of Aylesbury and Thomas
Lord Bruce in Trustees, for Performance of Articles
during the Minority of the said Lord Bruce."
Augmentations to small Vicarages, &c. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for confirming
and perpetuating Augmentations made by Ecclesiastical Persons to small Vicarages and Curacies."
Ld. Maynard's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for rectifying
a Mistake in a general Settlement of the Lord Maynard's Estate, upon the Marriage of his Son."
Bill to prevent Frauds and Perjuries.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for Prevention of Frauds and Perjuries."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to these Lords following:
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Arundell Trer.
Ds. Grey Roll.
|Lord Chief Justice Common Pleas,
|Justice Jones, and
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet in
the Prince's Lodgings, To-morrow Morning, at
Nine of the Clock; and to adjourn themselves
from Time to Time, as they please.
King's Speech to be considered.
ORDERED, That To-morrow Morning this House will
take into Consideration His Majesty's Speech on Thursday last; to be the First Business, and nothing to intervene.
Barret versus Ld. Loftus.
Upon reading the Petition of Dacre Barret, alias Lennard Esquire, this Day; shewing, "That (according
to an Order of this House, made upon hearing Counsel at the Bar, on the Tenth Day of May; 1675, as
well for the Petitioner as for Edward Lord Viscount
Loftus in the Kingdom of Ireland, directing, amongst
other Things, that both the said Defendant and the
Petitioner should put in such Allegations as they
should think sit respectively to insist on, to the End
this House might appoint a Day for hearing the said
Cause upon the Merits thereof) he the said Petitioner
hath put in the said Allegations, but the said Lord
Loftus hath not hitherto put in any Allegations for
that Purpose; and therefore prayeth, that this House
would be pleased to appoint some short Day for the
Hearing of the said Cause, in the same Posture as it
was appointed to be heard by Order of the Tenth of
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said
Lord Viscount Loftus be, and is hereby, appointed to
appear, or depute some other Person sufficiently authorized to appear in this House, and put in such Allegations, by Way of Answer to the said Dacre Barrett's
Allegations, as he shall think fit to insist on, within
Three Weeks next after Notice of this Order shall be
given to the said Lord Loftus in the Kingdom of Ireland, or left at his usual Place of Dwelling, otherwise
this House will appoint a Day to hear the Petitioner
by his Counsel ex Parte thereupon.
Vacat per Ordinem 13tii
Novembris, 1680, coram
Anglesey, C. P. S.
P. Bath & Wells.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, 20um diem
instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.