DIE Jovis, 29 die Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. Cov. & Litch.
Ds. Finch, Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Marq. de Worcester.
Comes de Brecknock, Senescallus Hospitii Domini Regis.
Ds. Berkley de Berk.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Ds. Butler de Moore Park.
Ds. Butler de West.
Ds. Grey de Rolleston.
Message to H. C. with the Vote concerning Peace with The States.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Mundiford Brampston and Sir William Glascock:
To deliver to them the Vote made Yesterday, concerning the Advice to be presented to His Majesty, concerning a Peace with The States Generall; and to desire
their Concurrence thereunto.
Message from thence, for an Address, and with a Vote, to proceed in the Treaty with The States.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by the Lord Viscount Cornbury and others, which consisted of Two Parts:
1. They desire that humble Thanks may be presented to His Majesty by both Houses, for His Majesty's
last Gracious Speech.
2. To communicate to their Lordships a Vote, whereunto they desire their Lordships Concurrence.
The Vote was read, as followeth:
"Resolved, &c. That, upon Consideration of His
Majesty's Gracious Speech, and the Proposals from
The States Generall of The United Provinces, this House
is of Opinion, That His Majesty be humbly advised
to proceed in a Treaty with the said States, in order
to a speedy Peace."
The Answer returned to the aforesaid Message
That to the First Part, touching an Address to be
made to His Majesty by both Houses, for giving Thanks
for His Gracious Speech, the Lords have already made
an Address to His Majesty, in a whole House, to the
same End and Purpose.
As to the other Part, their Lordships will send them
an Answer by Messengers of their own.
Bill to regulate the Trial of Peers.
The House was adjourned into a Committee, to consider of the Bill for regulating the Trial of the Peers.
The House being resumed;
The Lord Steward reported, "That the Committee
have taken the said Bill into their serious Consideration, and read it by Paragraphs, and thinks it fit
to pass as it is, without any Alteration or Amendment."
And this House agreed to the Opinion of the Committee; and ORDERED, upon the Question, That the
said Bill shall be engrossed.
Answer from H. C.
The Messengers sent to the House of Commons return with this Answer:
That they have delivered their Message, and the
Commons will send an Answer by Messengers of their
Assignment of Bills and Bonds, Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for assigning
Bills and Bonds."
Whitchcot versus Darrell.
Whereas, by Order of this House, dated the 23th
Instant, Sir Jeremy Whitchcott was appointed to put in
his Answer to the Petition of Marmaduke Darrell
Esquire, depending in this House, on Saturday the 31th
Upon reading a Petition of the said Sir Jeremy Whitchcott this Day, praying a longer Time to put in his said
Answer, in regard of the Sickness and Infirmity he lieth
under at present; it is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the
said Sir Jeremy Whitchcott hath hereby Time allowed
him till Monday the 9th Day of February next; on which
Day he is to put in his said Answer in Writing, at Ten
of the Clock in the Forenoon.
March. of Worcester, Privilege versus Hall.
Upon reading the Petition of the Lady Margarett
Marchioness Dowager of Worcester; complaining against
William Hall, for Proceedings had by him against her,
contrary to the Privilege of Parliament, as in the said
Petition is set forth:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration of the said Petition is hereby referred to the
Lords Committees for Privileges; whose Lordships are
to examine the Matters complained of therein, and also
have Power hereby to mediate between the said Marchioness Dowager and William Hall, or any other Persons concerned, and make Report afterwards unto the
Prettyman versus Coddrington; in Error.
Whereas, by virtue of His Majesty's Writ of Error,
returnable into the House of Peers in Parliament assembled, a Record of the Court of King's Bench was
brought into this House on Wednesday the 26th Day of
March last (with the Transcript thereof), wherein Judgement is entered for Mary Codrington against William Prettyman; which said William Prettyman hath not prosecuted his said Writ, by assigning Errors within Eight
Days next following the bringing in of the said Writ
and Record (according to the Rules of this High Court),
nor at such further Day as was after appointed by this
Court, but hath rather brought the said Writ of Error
for Delay of Justice and Execution upon the said
It is this Day ORDERED and Adjudged, by the Lords
Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the
said Transcript of the said Record, wherein Judgement
is entered for the said Mary Codrington against the said
William Prettyman as aforesaid, be remitted; and that
she the said Mary Codrington may thereupon proceed
as if no such Writ of Error had been brought into this
Court: And their Lordships do further order and adjudge, That the said William Prettyman shall pay unto
the said Mary Codrington the Sum of Ten Pounds for
her Costs, by reason of his bringing the said Writ of
Error into this House.
The Tenor of which Judgement, to be affixed to
the Transcript to be remitted, followeth; videlicet,
"Postea, scilicet, Vicesimo Sexto Die Martii, Transcript. Record. & Processus prædicti inter Partes prædictas, cum omnibus ea tangentibus, Prætextu cujusdam
Brevis dicti Domini Regis de Errore corrigend. per
præsatum Willielmum Prettyman, in præmissis prosecut. dicto Domino Regi in præsenti Parliamento apud
Westm. a prædicta Curia dicti Domini Regis hic transmissum fuit; ad quam quidem Curiam Parliamenti
prædicti Maria Codrington prædicta petit, quod prædictus Willielmus Prettyman haberet Diem ad assignandum Errorem five Errores in Recordo & Processu
prædict. si &c. super quo Dies dat. fuit per Curiam
Parliamenti prædicti præsato Willielmo Prettyman, ad
Errorem five Errores in Recordo & Processu prædict.
assignand. usque Vicesimum Nonum Diem Januarii,
Anno Regni dicti Domini Regis nunc Vicesimo Quinto
supradict. idemque Dies dat. fuit præfat. Mariæ Codrington; ad quem Diem in eadem Curia Parliamenti
apud Westm. prædict. venit. prædict. Maria Codrington
in propria Persona sua, & prædict, Willielmus Prettyman
(licet solemniter exactus) non venit, nec est Breve
suum de Errore prædict. ulterius prosecut.; propter
quod consideratum est per Curiam Parliamenti prædict. quod Record. prædict. nec non Processus prædict.
a Curia Parliamenti prædicti prædict. Vicesimo Nono
Die Januarii remittentur; & quod prædicta Maria
Codrington in Curia dicti Domini Regis coram ipso
Rege haberet inde Executionem versus præsatum
Willielmum Prettyman, juxta Formam & Effectum Judicii prædict. dicto Brevi de Errore ac Processu superinde habit. in aliquo non obstante; & ulterius per
eandem Curiam Parliamenti consideratum est, quod
prædicta Maria Codrington recuperet versus præfatum
Willielmum Prettyman Decem Libras, eidem Mariæ
pro Misis & Custagiis quæ sustinuit Occasione Dilationis Executionis Judicii prædicti Prætextu Prosecutionis prædicti Brevis de Errore; ac superinde Record.
& Processus prædict. Curiæ dicti Domini Regis per
Curiam Parliamenti prædicti coram dicto Domino Rege
ubicunque &c. remittentur, & in eadem Curia dicti
Domini Regis coram ipso Rege jam resident. &c."
ORDERED, That the Lords do meet here To-morrow Morning, at Nine of the Clock, and go in a Body
to the Abbey Church, to hear the Fast Sermon.
ORDERED, That the Petition of Richard Winckle
shall be read on Saturday Morning next.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati,
31um diem instantis Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.