DIE Martis, 7 die Maii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. St. David's.
|Marq. de Halyfax, C.P.S.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Ds. Howard Ess.
Ds. Grey Wer.
Marq. de Halyfax Speaker pro Tempore.
Bill to reverse Mrs. Lisle's Attainder.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for annulling
and making void the Attainder of Alicia Lisle Widow."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall
pass for a Law?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H.C. with it; and that the Lords have passed Nassau & al. Nat. Bill.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Sir Miles Cooke and Mr. (fn. *)
1. To deliver the Bill for annulling and making void
the Attainder of Alicia Lisle Widow; and to desire the
Concurrence of the Commons thereunto.
2. To let them know, that this House hath passed
the Bill for the Naturalization of Henry of Nassau and
King's Message concerning a War with France.
The Marquis of Carmarthen, Lord President, signified
to the House, "That His Majesty had commanded
him to acquaint their Lordships, That He did intend
speedily to declare War against France."
Hereupon it was ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual
and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Thanks
of this House be given to His Majesty, for communicating to them His Intention of declaring War against
France; and that this House is unanimously resolved to
assist and serve His Majesty therein, to the utmost of
their Power; and that the Lord Steward of the Household, the Lord Chamberlain, and the Lord Viscount
Newport, attend His Majesty herewith.
Commitment of a Peer, for a Fine.
Next, the House heard the Judges, what Cases and
Precedents there were in the Law, for the Commitment
of a Peer of this Realm in Execution for a Fine.
And, after Consideration thereof, it is ORDERED,
That this House will, on Wednesday next, at Ten of the
Clock in the Forenoon, take into their Consideration a
Question arising upon the Case of the Earl of Devonshire, "Whether a Peer of this Realm may by Law
be committed in Execution for a Fine?" and that
Notice be given to the King's Counsel of the said
Judges to attend, concerning their Judgement against Otes.
ORDERED, That Sir Richard Holloway and Sir Francis Withings be, and are hereby, required to attend this
House, to give their Reasons and Grounds for their
Judgement given against Titus Otes, on Saturday next, at
Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Eyre versus Eyre & al;
Upon reading the Petition of Rowland Eyre Esquire,
and others, Plaintiffs, and the Attorney of the Dutchy,
Thomas Eyre Esquire, and others, Defendants; shewing,
That a Petition of Appeal was exhibited, this present
Parliament, on the Behalf of the Defendants, for
setting aside certain Orders and Proceedings in the
Dutchy for the dividing the Commons in the Two
Towns of Hope and Bradwell, in the County of Derby; and praying, amongst other Things, to take the
Case into Consideration, and give Directions to the
Dutchy Court, or otherwise, that a fair, indifferent,
and equal Division of the said Commons be made by
Metes and Bounds:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Attorney of the
Dutchy, Thomas Eyre Esquire, and the other Defendants, may have a Copy or Copies of the said Petition;
and be, and are hereby, required to put in their Answer or respective Answers thereunto, in Writing, on
Wednesday the 15th of May Instant, at Ten of the Clock
in the Forenoon; whereof the said Rowland Eyre and
others Plaintiffs are to cause timely Notice to be given
to the Defendants, to the End they answer accordingly.
Bill to amend the one for removing Papists.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for rectifying a Mistake in a certain Act in this present Parliament, for amoving Papists from the Cities of London and Westm."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is referred to these Lords following:
Duke of Bolton.
|Epus. St. Asaph.
Ds. Howard de Essing.
Their Lordships, or any Three; to meet Tomorrow, at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon,
in the Prince's Lodgings.
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Mr. Hampden Junior and others:
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An additional
Act (fn. *) to an Act for raising Money, by a Poll or otherwise, towards the reducing of Ireland;" to which the
Commons desire their Lordships Concurrence.
Marquis de Halyfax, Orator Procerum pro Tempore,
declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse
usque in diem Mercurii, videlicet, octavum diem Maii
instantis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.