DIE Mercurii, 12 die Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. David's.
Johannes Ds. Robertes, Custos Privati Sigilli.
Robertus Comes Lyndsey,MagnusCamerarius Angliæ.
Comes St. Albans.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
|Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Arundell de Warder.
Ds. Howard de Charlt.
Ds. Grey de Warke.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Arundell de Trerice.
The Lord Privy Seal sat Speaker this Day, in the
Absence of the Lord Keeper, he being not well.
Bill for taxing Adventurers in the Fens.
ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill concerning the Great Fens do meet on Saturday next, at
Three of the Clock in the Afternoon.
ORDERED, That the Committee to consider of Woollen
Manufactures do meet on Friday next, at Three of the
Clock in the Afternoon.
Committee to consider of putting in Execution the Laws for burying in Woollen, &c.
Lords appointed to inspect the Act for burying in
Woollen only, and the Act against importing of
Foreign Cattle, and other Acts lately made, how
they have been put in Execution; and to consider of the Defaults thereof, and how they may
be put into Execution with Effect for the future;
and to report the same to this House.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Ds. Arundell Ward.
Ds. Howard de Ch.
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet on Friday
next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon,
in the Prince's Lodgings; and to adjourn as they
Minors sitting in the House.
ORDERED, That this House will take into Consideration that Branch of the Report made Yesterday by the
Earl of North'ton from the Committee for Privileges, concerning Minors, on Tuesday the Five and Twentieth Instant.
Sir Wm. Russel versus Spencer.
Upon reading the Petition of Sir William Russell Baronet; shewing, "That whereas, by Order of this House,
dated the 13th of December last, his Petition then presented, complaining of Dismission of a Bill by him
exhibited in the Court of Chancery, against William
Spencer and others, was referred to the Consideration
of the Judges then in Town, before whom the said
William Spencer did not appear, nor any Counsel for
him, though he had Notice of the Reference, so that
no Report hath been made by the Judges thereupon:"
It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Judges shall
hear Counsel on both Parts, upon the Case mentioned
in the said Petition; but if the said William Spencer, or
Counsel for him, shall not attend, then the Judges are
to consider of the Proceedings in the Court of Chancery upon the Case set forth in the Petition, and report
to this House, on Wednesday the 26th Day of February
Instant peremptorily, what Relief the Petitioner may
have thereupon by the Course of that Court.
Dominus Custos Privati Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in 13um diem instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.