DIE Jovis, 6 Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Lich. & Cov.
Epus. St. Asaph.
|Dux Leeds, Ds. Præses.
Dux Devon, Ds. Senescallus.
Dux St. Albans.
Comes Dorset, Ds. Camerarius.
Ds. Willoughby Er.
The Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas
Land Tax Bill.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put
into a Committee upon the Bill, intituled, "An Act
for granting to His Majesty an Aid of Four Shillings
in the Pound, for One Year, for carrying on the War
After some Time spent therein, the House was resumed.
And the Earl of Bridgewater reported, "That the
Committee had gone through the said Bill; and think
it fit to pass, without any Amendment."
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message from the House of Commons, by Sir John
Lowther and others:
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for Relief of poor Prisoners for Debt or Damages."
ORDERED, That the said Bill be read To-morrow
Morning, the First Business.
Admiralty Papers, Report concerning.
Upon Report made this Day from the Lords Committees, appointed to consider of some Papers delivered
into this House by the Commissioners of the Admiralty,
the Seven and Twentieth of December last, so far as to
what relates to the Lord Keviton:
Resolution, approving of L. Keveton's Behaviour at Sea.
The House came to the following Resolution: (videlicet,)
"Resolved, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in
Parliament assembled, That the Lord Keviton hath
behaved himself, in the last Summer's Expedition at
Sea, with Courage, Conduct, and Fidelity."
Jenkinson et al. to attend Committee for Admiralty Papers, and protected.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That William Jenkinson,
John King, William Rolles, George Renton, William Simmons, William Henley, Jarat Morice, Jonathan Jackson,
George Peyton, Thomas Holson, Abraham Huddnot, Robert Lewis, Peter Molton, and James Vahan, (who were
this Day sworn, in order to attend the Lords Committees appointed to consider of some Papers received from
the Commissioners of the Admiralty) have hereby the
Protection of this House from being imprest, in order
to their attending the said Committee.
East India Trade.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House shall be
put into a Committee, on Tuesday the Eleventh Day
of this Instant February, at Eleven of the Clock in the
Forenoon, to consider further of the East India Trade,
and their Charters now before this House.
Georgius Treby Miles, Capitalis Justiciarius Com.
Placit. declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum
esse usque ad et in diem Veneris, (videlicet,) septimum
instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic