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3rd Ser according action adjournment agreed allowed amendment appear appointed arrest assent attend authority bill breach of privilege brought called cause chair chairman charge claim clause clerk committed committee complaint concerning contempt court Crown custody debate desired determined directed discharged duties election evidence execution February further give given granted Hans held House of Commons House of Lords immediately Ireland issued judges judgment July June jurisdiction justice king leave manner March matter meeting ment motion moved notice oath objection officers opinion Parl Parliament parties passed peers person petition practice precedence present printed privilege proceedings proposed prorogued punishment Queen question received referred regard relating resolution resolved royal rule session sitting Speaker speech Standing Order statute summoned supply taken tion Vict vote warrant whole witnesses writ
Page 702 - House has met before that day, or will meet on the day of the issue), issue his warrant to the clerk of the Crown to make out a new writ for electing another member in the room of the member whose seat has so become vacant.
Page 5 - Will you, to the utmost of your power, maintain the laws of God, the true profession of the gospel, and the Protestant reformed religion, established by law ? And will you preserve unto the bishops and clergy of this realm, and to the churches committed to their charge, all such rights and privileges, as by law, do or shall appertain unto them, or any of them ?" King or Queen.
Page 82 - Jones) moved for a rule to show cause why there should not be a new trial on the ground of misdirection of the learned judge, and also on the ground that the verdict was against evidence.
Page 3 - Will you solemnly promise and swear to govern the people of this kingdom of England, and the dominions thereto belonging, according to the statutes in parliament agreed on, and the laws and customs of the same?
Page 3 - And whereas the laws of England are the birthright of the people thereof, and all the kings and queens who shall ascend the throne of this realm ought to administer the government of the same according to the said laws, and all their officers and ministers ought to serve them respectively according to the same...
Page 26 - House of Parliament, to deprive many inconsiderable places of the right of returning members, to grant such privilege to large, populous, and wealthy towns, to increase the number of knights of the shire, to extend the elective franchise to many of His Majesty's subjects who have not heretofore enjoyed the same, and to diminish the expense of elections...
Page 722 - Ireland at the time elected, and not having declined to serve for any county, city, or borough of Great Britain, to concern himself in the election of members to serve for the Commons in Parliament...
Page 182 - That by the law and privilege of Parliament, this house has the sole and exclusive jurisdiction to determine upon the existence and extent of its privileges ; and that the institution or prosecution of any action, suit, or other proceeding, for the purpose of bringing them into discussion or decision before any court or tribunal elsewhere than in Parliament, is a high breach of such privilege, and renders all parties concerned therein amenable to its just displeasure, and to the punishment consequent...
Page 12 - Scotland and their successors to their honours and dignities shall from and after the union be peers of Great Britain and have rank and precedency next and immediately after the peers of the like orders and degrees in England at the time of the union...