Die Mercurii, 2 Januarii, 18 Car. IIdi.
A BILL for assuring the Moiety of the Manor of
Iron Acton unto Sir John Poynz, was read . . .
Resolved, &c. That this Bill be read the Second time
on Friday next.
Burying in Woolen.
Sir George Downing reports from the Committee to
which the Bill for burying dead Persons in Woolen, . . . .
several Amendments, agreed by the Committee to be made
to the Bill: Which he read, with the Coherence; and
after, delivered the same in at the Clerk's Table.
The several Amendments, except the Two last Provisoes, were twice read; and, upon the Question, severally
agreed to: And the Two last Provisoes, upon the Second
Reading, were rejected.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill, with the Amendments
agreed to, be ingrossed.
Ordered, That all Committees which were discontinued
be revived; and those which were to sit on Monday, do
sit this Afternoon.
Ordered, That the Report concerning Mr. Pride's
Bill be heard To-morrow Morning.
Resolved, &c. That the Bill for rebuilding the City of
London be read the Second time To-morrow Morning.
Lords desire a Conference, &c.
A Message from the Lords, by Sir Justinian Lewen
and Sir John Cole;
Mr. Speaker, The Lords desire a free Conference with
this House, upon the Bill concerning the Importing of
Irish Cattle; a Conference concerning the Poll Bill; upon
the King's Answer concerning the taking Accompts; and
upon the Bill of Coinage: And have sent you down a
Bill for Uniting of Parishes, and Raising of Maintenance for
Ministers, in the Town of Southampton: To which they
desire the Concurrence of this House. And commands
us to tell you, That they had agreed to the Bill for settling
the Estate of John Bodvell Esquire, deceased.
The Messengers being called in, Mr. Speaker acquaints
them, That the House had agreed to a present Conference, as the Lords desire.
Ordered, That Sir Richard Temple, Colonel Sandys, Mr.
Seymour, Sir Robert Howard, Colonel Strangwaies, Sir
Robert Atkins, Mr. Buscawen, Mr. Garraway, Sir Thom.
Lee, Sir Robert Carr, Sir Geo. Downing, Sir Thom. Meeres,
Mr. Swynfen, be appointed to manage the present Conferences.
Defaulters to Call of the House.
Ordered, That every Knight of a Shire do pay Ten
Shillings, and every other Member of the House Five
Shillings; and that all that made Default in former
Payments, do pay what is in Arrear: to be distributed
by Mr. Speaker amongst the Under Officers attending
the Service of the House.
Conferences with Lords.
Sir Thomas Meeres and Sir Robert Howard reports,
That they had attended the several Conferences with the
Lords; and were ready to report the same.
Resolved, &c. That the Report of the Conferences with
the Lords, be made To-morrow Morning, Ten of the
Clock, peremptorily; nothing that may be then in Debate,
to hinder the same.
Resolved, &c. That all Committees that were to sit
this Afternoon, be adjourned till To-morrow, Two of
the Clock in the Afternoon.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.