Sabbati, 1 Junii, 13 Car. Regis Secundi.
Countess of Dorset's Jointure.
A BILL for the Relief of Anne Countess Dowager
of Dorsett, Pembrook, and Mountgomery, touching
a Misrecital of the Date of her Deed of Jointure, was
this Day read the First time.
Resolved, upon the Question, That this Bill be read
again, the Second time, on this Day Sevennight.
A Bill for Confirmation of several Conveyances made
by Sir Robert Howard, was this Day read the Second time.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the Bill for Confirmation of several Conveyances made by Sir Robert Howard, be committed to Sir Antho. Irby, Sir Robert Atkins,
Sir Allen Broderick, Mr. Wm. Mountague, Mr. Geo.
Mountague, Mr. Yorke, Sir Solomon Swayle, Mr. Crooke,
Mr. Pepes, Mr. Lowther, Mr. Bolls, Sir Tho. Littleton, Mr. Clifton, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Phillip Musgrave, Mr.
Street, Sir Rich. Lloyd, Mr. Manwaring, Mr. Chetwind,
Mr. Bulteele, Serjeant Maynard, Mr. Long, Mr. Dowdswell, Mr. Swanton, Mr. Swinfen, Mr. Coventrie, Sir
Henry North, Sir Henry Newton, Sir George Ryves, Mr.
Miller, Mr. Eyre, Mr. Biscowen, Lord Bruce, Mr. Palmer, Mr. Newton, and all the Members that serve for
the County of Salop: And they are to meet in the Speaker's Chamber, at Two of the Clock this Afternoon:
And to send for all Persons concerned, Witnesses, Papers, and Records.
Clerk's, &c. Estate.
A Bill for making void a Conveyance and Settlement
made by Sir Simon Clerk, was this Day read the First
Resolved, That the same be read again, the Second
time, on this Day Fortnight.
Clergy's temporal Jurisdiction.
A Bill for Repeal of an Act of Parliament, intituled,
An Act for disenabling all Persons in Holy Orders to exercise any temporal Jurisdiction or Authority, being brought
in, according to Order, was this Day read the First time.
Resolved, That this Bill be read again the Second time
on Wednesday next, the first Bill.
Ordered, That the Bill for well packing and weighing
of Butter, and Redress of Abuses therein, be read at the
next Sitting of this House.
A Bill for the Continuance and Enjoyment of an Improvement made by Thomas Derham, in West Derham
and Rexam in the County of Norfolk, was this Day read
the Second time.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the said Bill be
committed to Sir Robert Atkins, Lord Richardson, Sir
Wm. Doyley, Sir Antho. Irby, Sir Charles Harbord, Mr.
Harbord, Mr. Phillips, Mr. Churchill, Mr. Crouch, Mr.
Goodrick, Sir Solomon Swale, Sir John Strangwayes, Lord
Ancram, Mr. Buller, Mr. Pendarvis, Sir John Goodrick,
Sir Thomas Meeres, Sir Richard Onslow, Sir Robert Bolls,
Sir Henry North, Mr. Goawdy, Colonel Legg, Mr. Graham, Mr. Henry Chichley, Sir John Duncomb, Sir Richard
Bream, Sir Edmond Peirse, Mr. Swanton, Sir Wm. Hickman, Mr. Yorke, Sir John Covett, Sir John Holland, Mr.
Pepis, Sir George Sandys, Mr. Rigby, Sir John Nicholas,
Sir Thomas Fanshaw, Sir Heneage Finch, Sir Henry Newton, Sir Thomas Allen, Mr. Lowther, Mr. Stuart, Mr.
Street, Mr. Milward, Serjeant Charleton, Sir Chichester
Wray, Colonel Fretchvile, Sir John Strangwayes, Sir
Allan Brodrick, Sir Allen Apsley, and all the Knights,
Citizens, and Burgesses, that serve for the County of
Norfolk: And they are to meet on Thursday next, at Two
of the Clock, in the Queen's Court: And to send for all
Persons concerned, Witnesses, Papers, and Records: And
they are to consider of the Petition this Day presented to
this House, in the Name of the Inhabitants of Dereham
and Rexam in the County of Norfolk; and to receive, and
take into Consideration, any other Petitions which shall
be presented touching this Matter.
The House being informed, that a new Writ was issued
for a new Election for the Town of Cardiffe in Glamorganshire, upon the Waver of a Member returned for that
Place, whose Election was questionable, before the same
Ordered, That the Business touching the Election for
the said Town of Cardiffe be referred to the Committee
for Privileges and Elections; to take the same into Consideration at their next Sitting this Afternoon, the first
And then the House resolved into a Grand Committee
of the whole House, to proceed upon the Bill for ordering the Forces in the several Counties of this Kingdom:
And Mr. Speaker left the Chair:
And Sir Heneage Finch, his Majesty's Solicitor General, took the Chair.
After which Mr. Speaker again took the Chair.
And Sir Heneage Finch making Report, that the Committee of the whole House had made some Progress upon
the said Bill;
Ordered, That this House do resolve into a Grand Committee of the whole House, at their next Sitting, at Ten
of the Clock; and then resume the further Debate of
the said Bill.
Climbing over Seats forbidden.
Ordered, That, whensoever the House is to rise, every
Member keep their Seat, till the Speaker go out; and
then every one in their Course orderly, as they sit, and
not over the Formes.
Ordered, That all such of the Members of this House,
as climb over their Seats, shall pay Twelve-pence to the
Serjeant attending this House.
Resolved, That the Committee of Privileges and Elections only do sit this Afternoon; but no other Committee,
saving such as are this Day particularly appointed by the
House to sit this Afternoon; are to sit during the Adjournment of this House, till Wednesday next.
And then this House adjourned till Wednesday next,
at Eight of the Clock in the Morning.