DIE Jovis, 5 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of York.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Comes Marescallus Angl.
Comes St. Alban.
|Ds. Berkeley B.
Ds. Arundell Ward.
Ds. Grey de Wark.
Ds. Gerard Brand.
Ds. Arundell Trer.
Ds. Butler M. P.
Ds. Butler West.
Ds. Grey de Roll.
The Earl Marshal reported, "That the Committee
have considered the Bill to enable Herbert Awbrey
to sell Land, for Payment of his Debts; and have
heard all Parties therein concerned, and do think
the said Bill fit to pass as it is."
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to enable Herbert Awbrey and his Trustees to sell Lands, for Payment of his Debts."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Hodie 1 vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to enable
Thomas Barkeley Esquire and his Trustees to sell
Lands, for Payment of the Debts of the said Thomas
Barkeley, and raising Portions for his Younger Children."
West-Derby, and Wavertree. E. of Derby & al. Bill.
The Earl of Aylesbury reported from the Committee
appointed to consider of the Bill for ascertaining and
establishing the Interest of the Lord and Copyhold
Tenants of the Manors of West Derby and Wavertrec:
That the House be moved, That Mr. Fazackerley's
and Mr. Roper's Oaths may be taken, to prove that
the said Mr. Fazackerley is employed by Mason, Stanley, Stones and Croft (Persons named in the said Bill)
to act for them, as for the rest of the Tenants, in
order to the procuring this Act; Mr. Fazackerley
offering to swear that he was employed by the said
Mason, Stanley, and Stones, and hath received Money
of them and of the said Croft for carrying on the
Business; and Mr. Roper offering also to swear that
he heard the said Mason, Stanley, and Stones, say,
That they had desired Mr. Fazackerley to get their
Names inserted in the Bill:"
Hereupon it is ORDERED, That the said Mr. Fazackerley and Mr. Roper shall be sworn at this Bar,
in order to their being examined by the Committee
concerning this Business.
And accordingly they were sworn.
Liberty of the Subject, Bill.
The House was put into a Committee, to consider
the Bill for the better securing the Liberty of the Subject.
The House was resumed.
And the Earl of Bridgwater reported, "That the
Committee of the whole House have made some Progress in the said Bill, and have made some Amendments therein; which being intricate, the Committee have appointed the Two Lords Chief Justices and
the Lord Chief Baron to word the several Clauses,
according to the Sense of the Committee, against the
next Sitting of the Committee; and the House is
desired to appoint another Time, when the House
shall be put again into a Committee, to proceed further in the said Bill."
And the House ordered Tuesday next for that Business.
E. Rutland and Sir Scroope How.
Whereas this House had appointed to hear Counsel at the Bar, on both Parts, on Tuesday the Tenth
Instant, upon the Matters in Difference between the
Earl of Rutland and Sir Scroope How, who have both
of them submitted the said Matters in Difference to the
Judgement of this House:
It being this Day moved, "That, in regard the said
Lord Viscount Campden (a principal Witness on the Part
and Behalf of the Earl of Rutland), being sick, cannot be here by the Day aforesaid, some further Day
may be appointed for that Purpose; it is thereupon
ORDERED, That the Hearing of Counsel on both Sides
as aforesaid be, and is hereby, put off, and appointed
to be on the First Wednesday of the Sitting of the Parliament next after Easter Week, at Ten of the Clock in
Collins versus Holworthy, in Error.
This Day the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of
King's Bench brought in a Writ of Error, wherein
Benjamine Collins is Plaintiff, and Sir Mathew Holworthy
is Defendant, to reverse a Judgement in the King's
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 6um diem
instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.
Hitherto examined by us,