Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 11, 1660-1666. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 12 Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales quorum Nomina subscribuntur præsentes fuerunt:
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.|
Epus. St. Asaph.
Epus. Co. et Lich.
L. Chancellor of Engl.
Ds. Thesaurarius An'l.
L. Privy Seal.
Comes St. Albans.
Viscount Say et Seale.
Ds. De La Warr.
Ds. Berkley (fn. 1) et Ber.
Ds. Howard Ch.
Ds. (fn. 2) Craven.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Gerrard Bra.
Ds. Berkley St.
Heralds Bill, for recording Descents.
"An Act for the recording the Matches and Descents of the Nobility and Gentry of England, and for preventing Usurpations of their Armorial Atchievements and Irregularities in the bearing of them," 2a vice lecta; and committed unto,
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet on Saturday the Fourteenth of this Instant, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Prince's Lodgings; and to adjourn as they shall please.
Bill concerningtheKing's Power in Ecclesiastical Affairs.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and put into a Grand Committee, to consider of the Bill concerning His Majesty's Power in Ecclesiastical Affairs.
And the Lord Chamberlain of the Household took the Chair, as formerly he had done.
And, after long Debate, the House was resumed.
Sheircliff to be attached, for a Protection counterfeited from Ld. Hunsdon to him.
The House being this Day informed, by the Lord Hunsdon, "That one had counterfeited his Hand and Seal to a Protection, which was thereby pretended to be granted to Thomas Sheircliffe, which is entered and allowed in The Poultry Counter:"
It is ORDERED, &c. That the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, or his Deputy, shall attach the Body of the said Sheircliffe, and forthwith bring him before their Lordships, to answer his high Contempt against this House, touching the said forged Protection: And this to be a sufficient Warrant in that Behalf.
To the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, or his Deputy.
Dominus Cancellarius Angliæ declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem crastinum, (videlicet,) diem Veneris, 13um diem instantis Martii, hora decima, Dominis sic decernentibus.