Veneris, 14 Junii, 13° Car. Regis.
CORNELIUS Le Brun, and James Tandin, in order
to their Naturalization, did this Day take the Oaths
of Supremacy and Allegiance before Mr. Speaker, at
the Clerk's Table.
A Bill enabling Sir Anthony Browne to sell Lands for
Payment of Debts, being ingrossed, was this Day read
the Third time.
Resolved, upon the Question, That the said Bill do
And the Question being put, That the Title of the
said Bill shall be, An Act enabling Sir Anthony Brown
to sell Lands for Payment of Debts;
Resolved in the Affirmative.
And Mr. Shaw is to carry up the said Bill.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That Mr. Culliford, one of the Members of
this House, have Leave to go into the Country.
Ordered, That Sir Roger Bradshawe, Mr. Pepis, and
Mr. Rigby, be added to the Committee of the Bill for
the Enlarging and Repairing of Common Highways.
Mr. Dennis reported several Amendments to the Bill
enabling the Sale of some of the Lands of Thomas Hunt
Esquire, and John Hunt Gentleman, for Payment of
their Debts: Which he read, with the Coherence, in his
Place; and then delivered in the same at the Table:
Which several Amendments being twice read;
Resolved, That this House doth agree with the said
Committee in the said several Amendments: And
Resolved, upon the Question, That the said Bill, with
the said Amendments, be ingrossed.
Court of Wards.
A Petition of the Officers of the late Court of Wards
and Liveries, who have received no Satisfaction upon
the taking away of the said Court, was this Day read.
Resolved, That it be referred to a Committee, to examine what legal Offices of the said Court of Wards were
established by the Statute; and to examine and hear the
several Claims of the several Officers belonging to such
Offices, and report it to the House; and withal to present some Means how they may have Recompence for
their Places: And the same was committed to Sir Robert
Atkins, Lord Bruce, Lord St. John, Sir Edm. Peirse,
Sir Wm. Campton, Sir Tho. Leigh, Sir John Brampston,
Sir Solomon Swale, Mr. Jonathan Trelawney, Sir Charles
Cornwallis, Sir Tho. Allen, Sir Robert Phillips, Sir John
Covert, Mr. Thurland, Lord Falkland, Mr. Fowell, Mr.
Coryton, Mr. Hen. Coventry, Sir Antho. Irby, Mr. Clifford, Sir Allen Brodrick, Mr. Swanton, Sir John Goodrick, Mr. Knight, Mr. Shaw, Sir Henry Newton, Sir
George Reeve, Sir Courtney Poole, Mr. Edw. Phillips,
Mr. Windham, Sir Lancelot Lake, Mr. Strangwayes, Mr.
Lovelace, Sir Allen Apsley, Sir Bainham Throckmorton,
Mr. Wm. Coventry, Mr. Wm. Sandis, Sir Henry Puckering, Mr. John Vaughan, Mr. Seamor, Mr. Roberts, Mr.
Street, Sir Henry Leu, Lord Rich. Butler, Sir Hugh
Bethell, Sir Hump. Winch, Sir Roger Bradshaigh, Sir Tho.
Hebblethwayte, Sir Wm. Doyley, Mr. Biscowen, Mr. Pleadwell, Sir Tho. Jones, Sir Phillip Warwick, Sir Henry
Worsley, Mr. Dowdswell, Mr. Lowther, Sir Tho. Ingram,
Mr. Edw. Seymor, Mr. Playters, Sir Wm. Fleetwood, Sir
Heneage Finch, Dr. Burrell, Mr. Churchill, Mr. Chichley,
Sir Tho. Dolman, Sir Richard *, Sir George Clerk, Mr.
Newton alias Puckring, Mr. Ashburnham, Mr. Tho. Coventry: And they are to meet on Monday next, at Two
of the Clock, in the Speaker's Chamber; and to send for
Persons, Papers, and Records.
Repairs of Churches.
The Question being put, That the Bill for the enabling
of Churchwardens to assess and levy Monies for Repair
of Churches, and other Occasions incident to their Office,
should be this Day read the Second time;
It was resolved in the Affirmative.
And the Bill being accordingly read; the same was
committed to Sir Henry North, Mr. Birch, Mr. Clifton,
Mr. Lowther, Sir Allen Apsley, Sir Francis Finch, Mr.
Biscowen, Mr. Wm. Coventry, Lord Cavendish, Mr.
Bunkley, Mr. Peckham, Sir Lancelot Lake, Mr. Chichley, Mr. Pryn, Sir Antho. Irby, Sir John Rolls, Mr. Carew, Mr. Taylor, Mr. Swanton, Sir Henry Worsley, Mr.
Henry Williams, Mr. Reames, Sir John Goodrick, Mr.
Shaw, Mr. Goodrick, Mr. Henry Coventry, Sir Henry
Herbert, Mr. Windham, Mr. Fane, Mr. Lewes Palmer,
Sir John Brampston, Mr. Stafford, Sir Benjamin Ayloff,
Sir John Duncomb, Lord Brereton, Mr. Mountague, Mr.
Coriton, Mr. Walden, Mr. Collins, Sir Solomon Swale,
Sir Charles Cornwallis, Colonel Gilby, Sir George Reeve,
Sir Edm. Peirse, Lord Bruce, Sir Hugh Bethell, Sir Phillip Warwick, Colonel Windham, Sir Henry Newton, Sir
Roger Bradshaw, Sir Tho. Ingram, Sir Robert Bolls, Dr.
Burrell, Sir Tho. Fanshaw, Lord Rich. Butler, Mr. Milward, Mr. Clifford, Mr. Jeffery Palmer, Mr. Phinees
Andrews, Mr. Potter, Mr. Churchill, Sir Edm. Pooley,
Sir George Sandis, Mr. Herbert, Mr. Swinfen, Mr. Tho.
Coventry, Lord Cornbury, Serjeant Keeling, Mr. Wren,
Mr. Aldworth, Sir George Clerke, Mr. Rigby, Sir Phillip
Musgrave, Mr. Musgrave, Serjeant Charleton, Sir Charles
Harbord, Mr. Knight, Sir Tho. Meres, Sir Robert Brooke,
Mr. Steward, Sir Robert Holt, Mr. Crouch, Mr. Streete,
Sir Tho. Leigh, Mr. Bulteel, Mr. Flint, Sir Wm. Compton, Mr. Waller, Mr. Wm. Sandis, Mr. Whorard, and
all the Members of this House, that shall be present at
the said Committee, are to have Votes thereat: And they
are to meet on Monday next, at Two of the Clock in the
Exchequer Chamber: And the King's Advocate, and
any of his Counsel at Law, or any other Counsel, are to
be heard, if they desire it: And the said Committee are
to send for Persons, Papers, and Records.
Leave of Absence.
Ordered, That Sir Richard Everard have Leave of this
House to go into the Country, his Child being sick.
Ordered, That the Bill for preventing the Mischiefs
and Dangers that may arise by certain Persons, called
Quakers, and other Schismaticks, be read To-morrow
Ordered, That a Bill prohibiting the Importation of
Bonelace, Imbroidery, and Needle-work, be read the
First time To-morrow Morning.
Confirming Publick Acts.
The Bill for confirming publick Acts, being ingrossed,
was this Day read the Third time.
And a Proviso being brought in, to be added to the
Act of free and general Pardon, Indemnity, and Oblivion, which is thereby to be confirmed;
The same took up long Debate: And
Resolved, upon the Question, That the further Debate
of the said Proviso be adjourned till Nine of the Clock
And this House adjourned till Seven of the Clock