DIE Mercurii, 11 die Maii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes
||His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Ds. Thesaurarius Angl.
L. Great Chamberlain.
Viscount Say et Seale.
Viscount de Stafford.
Ds. Berkley de Berk.
Ds. Howard Ch.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Gerard Brand.
Ds. (fn. *)
Ds. Berkley Str.
Bill against seditious Conventicles.
The House was adjourned into a Committee of the
whole House, to proceed in the Consideration of the
Bill to prevent feditious Conventicles.
The House being resumed;
The Earl of Bridgwater reported, "That the Committee of the whole House, upon a serious Debate of
the Bill to prevent seditious Conventicles, have made
certain Alterations and Amendments, and have
thought fit to add certain Provisos to the said Bill,
which they offer to their Lordships Consideration."
The said Alterations and Amendments and Provisos were read Twice, and Agreed; and ORDERED,
That the Provisos be engrossed against To-morrow
Ly. Sayer & al. Nat. Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for naturalizing of Dame Katherine Sayer and others."
Ld. Strangford's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to enable
Trustees for the Lord Stangford to sell Lands, for
Payments of Debts."
ORDERED, That the Lord Viscount Mountagu and
the Lord Petre are added to the Committee for the
Bill concerning Mr. Cottington.
Worslty, E. of Lincoln's Auditor, arrested by his Lordship, released by the Speaker of H. C.
Upon Complaint made by the Earl of Lyncolne,
That he having just Cause to commence a Suit at
Law against Thomas Worsley, his Lordship's Auditor
and Solicitor, and having arrested him upon an
Action of Accompt, was this Day released, by Order
from the Speaker of the House of Commons:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Consideration of this Business is referred to the Committee of
Privileges; who are to state the Case, and thereupon
to make Report to this House.
E. Cleveland and L. Wentworth, Privilege in Turner's Suit.
Upon Information given to this House, "That a
Declaration is delivered, at the Suit of Symon Turner,
Plaintiff in an Action of Ejectment for the Trial of
the Title of Two Messuages in Blackwall, upon the
Demise of Roger Marquess, in which the Title of
the Earl of Cleaveland and the Lord Wentworth is
immediately concerned, which is contrary to the Privilege of Parliament:"
It is therefore ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and
Temporal in Parliament assembled, That there be no
further Proceedings therein during the Privilege of
Parliament; and hereof all Counsellors, Solicitors, Attornies, and others concerned in this Business, are to
take Notice, and yield their Obedience, as they will
answer the contrary to this House.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 12um diem instantis Maii, hora nona Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.