DIE Sabbati, 4 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Ds. Custos Privati Sigilli.
Comes St. Albans.
Viscount Say et Seale.
Viscount de Stafford.
Ds. Berkley de Ber.
Ds. Howard de Ch.
Ds. Berkley de Str.
E. of Kent's and L. Lucas's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the
settling of the Lands of the Earl of Kent and the
Lord Lucas, on the Marriage of the said Earl with
the Daughter and Heir Apparent of the said Lord
E. of Portland's and Whitlock's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the settling
of Lands, and Satisfaction of Monies disbursed for
the Benefit of Infants, and to compose Suits in Law
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is referred to these Lords following:
Viscount Say et Seale.
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet on Monday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Prince's Lodgings.
Glass Bottles Bill.
The Earl of Dorsett reported, "That the Committee have considered of the Bill for the Manufacture
of Glass Bottles, wherein they have made some Alterations." Which were read Twice.
And a Motion being made, "That divers Persons therein concerned did desire to be heard, by
Counsel, at the Bar, before the passing of the said
It is ORDERED, That on Tuesday Morning next
this House will hear all Parties therein concerned, by
their Counsel, upon the Matter contained in the said
Committees to meet.
ORDERED, That the Committee for repealing the
Acts of the Long Parliament, and likewise the Committee for the Bill concerning regulating Writs of Error in the Exchequer, do meet on Tuesday next, in
ORDERED, That the Lord Viscount Say & Seale
be added to the Committee of Privileges.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for vesting
certain Lands of John Coppleston Gentleman in
Francis Vincent Knight and Baronet, Thomas Waldsgrave Esquire, Charles Cornwallis Esquire, Thomas
Westlake, and their Heirs, to sell, for Payment of his
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is
committed to the same Committee as is appointed to
consider of the Bill concerning Infants, read this Day;
and all Parties concerned in the Bill are to be heard.
Message from H. C. to give Thanks to the King, for His Answer to the Petition concerning Priests and Jesuits.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Solicitor General and others:
To inform their Lordships, that the House of Commons, desires to return humble Thanks to the King,
for His Gracious Answer and Message lately received,
concerning the Petition of both Houses of Parliament
touching Jesuits and Romish Priests; and do intend to
make it their Requests, that His Majesty will please
to give Order for the Printing and Publishing of the
said Petition, and His Majesty's Speech made in the
Banqueting House, and His Answer to the said Petition; wherein the House of Commons desires their
Lordships Concurrence; and did intimate, that they
intend not to go as a House, but in such a Way as
their Lordships shall think fit to go.
Hereupon the Lords ORDERED, To concur with the
House of Commons in their Desires. And Resolved,
That Six Lords should be appointed to attend the King
for this Purpose, and to join with a proportionable
Number of the House of Commons.
The Answer returned was:
That their Lordships concur with the House of
Commons, in attending the King, to the End and
Purpose as they desire; and that their Lordships will
appoint Six Lords to go from this House, with a proportionable Number of their House: To that End,
their Lordships will send to the King, to know what
Time He will please to appoint they shall attend Him;
and accordingly the House of Commons shall hear
from their Lordships.
Committee to attend the King, with the Thanks of the Houses.
Then this House nominated the Lord Privy Seal,
the Duke of Albemarle, the Bishop of London and
the Bishop of Winton, the Lord Berkley of Berkley, and
the Lord Pagett, to attend the King, from this
And the Lord Chamberlain was appointed to wait
upon the King, to know His Pleasure, what Time
these Lords with a proportionable Number of the
House of Commons shall wait upon Him.
Committee for Highways, &c.
ORDERED, That the Committee to consider of the
Stoppage of the Streets do meet on Monday Morning
next, at Nine of the Clock; and the Lord Wharton
and the Lord Paget are added to the said Committee.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, 6um diem
instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.