DIE Sabbati, videlicet, 4 die Decembris.
Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas appointed Speaker.
The Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas was
appointed by the Lords to be Speaker of this House
Lord Loftus's Cause.
Ordered, That the Cause of the Lord Loftus, upon
a Transmission sent up from the House of Commons,
shall be heard in this House, at the Bar, on Thursday
the Ninth of this Instant December; at which Time the
Parties interested, or their Agents, together with the
Witnesses in this Cause, are to attend this House.
Gray's Cause dismissed.
Upon reading the Petition of Ellyn Gray, this Day;
it is Ordered, That her Cause depending in this
House is dismissed from hence, and recommended to the
now Judges of the Prerogative Court, and Court of
Admiralty; who, calling all Parties interested in this
Cause before them, shall have full Power to hear and
determine the same, all former Proceedings in the Prerogative Court notwithstanding.
Bill for raising Men for Ireland.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the better
raising and levying of Soldiers, for the present Defence
of the Kingdoms of England and Ireland.
Bill for Relief of Captives in Turkey.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Relief of
the Captives taken by the Turkish and Moorish Pirates;
and to prevent the taking of others in Time to come.
Sir Francis Popham's Bill.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the settling
and establishing of the Remainder of a Term of Eighty
Years to come in certain Manors and Lands, in the
County of Somersett, in Sir Francis Popham, Knight, and
Committed to these Lords following:
L. Archbp. of Yorke.
Baron Weston and
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The King's Counsel to be heard, and all Parties
interested to have Notice.
Their Lordships, or any Five or more, to meet
this Day Fortnight, at Ten a Clock in the Morning, in the Painted Chamber.
Convoy of Arms to Chester for Ireland.
Ordered, That the Lord Chamberlain shall move
the King, from both Houses, to give Command that
the Carts and Waggons, which are sent from The Tower
(fn. *) to the City of West Chester, laden with Arms
and Ammunition to be sent into Ireland for His Majesty's
Occasions, shall be guarded by the Sheriffs of the several Counties through which they are to pass.
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Communi Banco
declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque
in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 6m diem instantis Decembris,
hora 12a, Dominis sic decernentibus.