DIE Saturni, videlicet, 5 die Maii.
PRAYERS, by Mr. Roode.
Domini præsentes fuerunt:
16 Comes Manchester, Speaker.
1 D. Buck.
7 Comes Nottingham.
13 Comes Denbigh.
9 Comes Dorsett.
8 Comes Suffolk.
10 Comes Sarum.
4 Comes Pembrooke.
17 Comes Berks.
15 Comes Bollingbrooke.
6 Comes Lyncolne.
12 Comes Bridgwater.
14 Comes Clare.
19 Comes Stanford.
18 Comes Rivers.
21 Comes Carnarvon.
23 Viscount Conway.
20 Comes Winchilsea.
2 Comes Derby.
22 Viscount Hereford.
3 Comes Rutland.
11 Comes Exeter.
|2 Ds. Morley.
4 Ds. Dacres.
11 Ds. Grey.
14 Ds. Maynard.
6 Ds. Willoughby.
15 Ds. Howard Esc.
3 Ds. Sandys.
7 Ds. Chandos.
8 Ds. Hunsdon.
5 Ds. Crumwell.
12 Ds. Deincourt.
13 Ds. Craven.
1 Ds. De la Warr.
10 Ds. Brooke.
16 Ds. Capell.
9 Ds. Petre.
Message from H. C. with a Bill to prevent Dispute; concerning this Parliament.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Hennage Fynch Esquire; who said,
"The Commons assembled in Parliament have framed a Bill, intituled, "An Act for removing and preventing all Questions and Disputes concerning the
Assembling and Sitting of this present Parliament;"
wherein they desire their Lordships Concurrence."
vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act
for removing and preventing all Questions and Disputes concerning the Assembling and Sitting of this
ORDERED, That this Bill be committed to a Committee of the whole House, to be taken into Consideration presently.
Accordingly the House was adjourned into a Committee during Pleasure.
The House was resumed.
It is ORDERED, That the Matter of this Bill be
referred to the Consideration of all the Judges and
Assistants of this House, who are to report their Opinions therein to this House on Monday Morning next.
Petitions to be offered to the Committee.
ORDERED, That all Petitions shall be offered to the
Committee for Petitions.
ORDERED, That the Earl Rivers be added to the
Committee for Petitions.
Swallow, to have Rooms in The Power.
Upon reading the Petition of Thomas Swalowe:
It is ORDERED, That he shall have the Possession of
those Rooms in The Tower mentioned in his Petition;
for the other Part, concerning the Coining of Money
with the King's Stamp, the House will take it into Consideration.
The Preamble to the Duke of Bucks' Order was
read, and ordered to be added to it.
Message from H. C. with a Declaration concerning Easter Term.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons,
by Mr. Francis Bacon; who acquainted this House,
That the House of Commons have passed a Declaration
for cutting off some Returns in Easter Term next, wherein
their Lordships Concurrence is desired.
(Here enter it.)
The said Declaration was read, and Agreed to.
The Answer returned was:
That this House concurs with them in this Declaration.
Message to them, with the D. of Bucks' Order, and the King's Letter, &c.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by
Mr. Hobert and Mr. Glascocke:
To deliver to them the Order concerning the Duke
of Bucks, and to desire their Consent therein.
Also to send down to them the Letter and Declaration
of the King, which * was brought up from thence.
Ordinance for a Committee of Safety.
ORDERED, That the Earl of Pembrooke, Earl Derby,
Earl of Bridgwater, Viscount Conway, Lord Brooke, Lord
Willoughby, Lord Hunsdon, and Craven, are added to
the Committee for preparing an Ordinance to constitute a Committee of Safety of both Houses.
Upon reading the Petition of Daniel Parr:
It is ORDERED, To be referred to the Committee for
Petitions; and all Parties to be heard.
ORDERED, That the Lord Chief Justice Newdigate
shall attend the Committee for Petitions on Monday
Lords to receive the Sacrament.
ORDERED, That the Lords do receive the Sacrament
in King H. the Seventh' Chapel.
L. Meath, a Pass to Holland.
ORDERED, That the Lord of Meath shall have a Pass,
to go into Holland.
Preachers at the Thanksgiving.
ORDERED, That Mr. Buck do preach, at the next
Day of Thanksgiving, in the room of Mr. Hodges.
Peers to be assessed by themselves.
ORDERED, That it be referred to the Committee for
Privileges, how the Peers of this Kingdom may be
assessed by themselves, according to the ancient Privileges, for the finding of Horse and Arms; and not to
be assessed by the Commissioners of the Militia in the
Declaration concerning Easter Term.
"The Lords and Commons assembled in Parliament
do declare, That, by reason of the extraordinary
and important Affairs of the Kingdom, there will be
no Proceedings the next Easter Term in the ordinary
Courts of Law or Equity at Westm. until Quinq'
Paschæ being the 28th of this Instant May; and that
there will be no Trials at the Bars in Westm. in Easter
Term, of which the People of England and of Wales
are to take Notice."
Marquis of Winton's Order to stay Waste on his Estate.
It is this Day ORDERED, by the Lords in Parliament assembled, That a Stay be made in the Delivery of the Possession to any Purchasers of the
Manor of Chedle, and of the several Manors, Lands,
and Woods, called The Brookes Lands, whereof John
Lord Marquis of Winchester, or some in Trust for him,
was or were seised; and that the Sheriffs of the several
Counties wherein the same do lie do accordingly forbear to give any Possession thereof; and that no Waste
or Spoil be committed upon any of the said Lands, or
the Houses thereupon; and that no Timber be either
felled or carried away, or other Waste committed, in the
said Woods; and that the Rents and Revenues of such
of the Premises as have not been purchased in Trust
for the said Marquis, or the Lord St. John his Son, do
rest in the Tenants Hands, until the further Pleasure of
this House be signified.
ORDERED, That the House of Commons be put in
Mind of the Message from this House, concerning the