Die Martis, 14 Aprilis, 1668.
Leave of Absence.
ORDERED, That Mr. Jones have Leave to go into
Ordered, That Mr. Whorwood have Leave to bring
in a Bill for vacating a Decree for Alimony.
Ordered, That such Persons as are now in the Custody
of the Serjeant at Arms, for a Breach of Privilege, complained of on the Behalf of Sir George Probert, be brought
to the Bar of this House To-morrow Morning, to give
an Account touching the same.
An additional Act for the better Rebuilding the City
of London was read the First time.
Resolved, &c. That this Bill be read the Second time
on Thursday Morning next.
Ordered, That the Navy Creditors have Leave to
withdraw their Bill, and bring in a new one.
Ordered, That Thomas Knapper, the Attorney who took
out a Writ, and Anthony Cooke, and Abraham Selfe, the
younger, Bailiffs, employed by him to execute the same,
on which Thomas Hales, the menial Servant of Sir James
Thynn was arrested, do attend the Commitete of Privileges, to whom the Matter of Breach of Privileges objected against them is hereby referred.
Ordered, That the Matter of Breach of Privileges objected against Mr. Constantine, be referred to the Committee of Privileges; to examine it at their next Sitting;
and report it, with their Opinions therein; to the House.
Commissioners of publick A counts.
Sir Thomas Lee brings in a Second Narrative and Report from the Commissioners for taking the publick
Accounts: Which was read: And the First Narrative
sent from them again read; and the Matter of the Narratives relating to Sir Wm. Penn, as to the Imbezzlement of Prize Goods, being debated;
Ordered, That Time be given to Sir Wm. Penn till
Thursday to make his Answer.
Ordered, That the Commissioners of Accounts be
desired to transmit all such Evidence which they have in
the Matter relating to Sir Wm. Penn, as to the Imbezzlement of Prize Goods, against Thursday next: And Sir
Robert Brookes, Sir Nicho. Carew, and Sir Thomas Lee,
or either of them, do acquaint the Commissioners with
Persons to attend.
Ordered, That Sir Roger Cuttance, Sir Thomas Tyddiman, and Mr. Cuttance, be summoned to attend this
House on Thursday next.
Irish Land Adventures.
Ordered, That the Matter concerning the Irish Adventures be adjourned till Saturday next.
And then the House adjourned till To-morrow
Morning, Eight of the Clock.