DIE Jovis, 2 die Julii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Bath & Wells.
L. Privy Seal.
Duke of Norff. E. Marshal of England.
Duke of Bucks.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Arundell T.
Ds. Butler de West.
Message from H. C. to return the Tillage Bill, and the Bill to revive several Acts.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Roger North Esquire and others:
Who returned Two Bills, sent down from their Lordships with Amendments, to which Amendments the Commons do agree:
1. "An Act for reviving and continuing several Acts
of Parliament therein mentioned.
2. "An additional Act for Improvement of Tillage."
Buckridge versus The King, in Error.
Whereas there is a Writ of Error depending in this
House, wherein Joice Buckridge is Plaintiff, and the
King's Majesty is Defendant; the House being moved,
on the Behalf of the said Joice Buckridge, "That all
Proceedings against her in the Courts below may
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That all Proceedings in
the Courts below, upon this Judgement, be stayed
during the Dependance of the said Writ in this House.
E. of Anglesey, Privilege: Philpot discharged upon Recognizance.
Upon reading the Petition of Anthony Philpot, now
in the Custody of the Gentleman Usher of the Black
Rod attending this House, for uttering very scandalous
Words against the Right Honourable the Earl of Anglesey, a Peer of this Realm, and the Privilege of this
House, was brought to the Bar; where kneeling, he
received the Reprehension of this House; and humbly
asked Pardon of this House, as also of the Earl of
Anglesey, for the same:
And the Earl of Anglesey being therewith satisfied:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Gentleman Usher
of the Black Rod, or his Deputy, do cause the said
Anthony Philpot to be brought before the Right Honourable the Lord Jefferyes Lord Chief Justice of His
Majesty's Court of King's Bench; where the said Anthony Philpot is to bring Sureties, to be bound for his
good Behaviour towards the said Earl of Anglesey for
One Year, by Recognizance to His Majesty; whereupon the said Anthony Philpot be, and is hereby, discharged, paying his Fees due to the Officers of this
House; and this shall be a sufficient Warrant on that
The King present:
The King, ascending His Royal Throne, arrayed in
His Regal Robes and Crown (the Peers being also in
their Robes), commanded the Gentleman Usher of the
Black Rod, to give Notice to the House of Commons,
"That they presently attend His Majesty, with their
Who being come; His Majesty gave His Royal Assent to these Bills following; the Clerk of the Crown
reading the Titles:
"1. An Act to encourage the Building of Ships in
"2. An Act for reviving and continuing several Acts
of Parliament therein mentioned."
"3. An additional Act for Improvement of Tillage."
The Clerk of the Parliaments pronounced the
Royal Assent, in these Words,
"Le Roy le veult."
"1. An Act for erecting a new Parish, to be called
the Parish of St. James, within the Liberty of Westminster."
"2. An Act for the Repair of the Cathedral Church
of Bangor, and for the Maintenance of the Choir
there, and for the Augmentation of the Revenue of
the Bishopric of Bangor; and also for an Augmentation of several Vicarages within the Comportion of
Landinum, in the Diocese of Bangor aforesaid."
To these the Royal Assent was severally pronounced, in these Words,
"Soit fait come il est desiré."
Commands both Houses to adjourn.
This being done, the Lord Keeper, by the Direction
and Command of His Majesty, declared it to be the
King's Pleasure, "That both Houses do forthwith severally adjourn themselves until the Fourth of August
"That His Majesty doth not at present intend there
shall be then a Session; but that the Session be carried on, by further Adjournments; by such Members
as shall be about the Town till Winter, unless in Case
of some Emergency that shall require it; in which
Case, or whensoever He shall intend a Session, He
will give timely Notice by Proclamation."
Then His Majesty descended His Throne; and the
Commons, with their Speaker, went to their House.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum adjournandum esse usque in diem Martis, videlicet, quartum diem Augusti proxime sequent: hora
decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.
Hitherto examined by us, this 6th
Day of July, 1689,