Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 12, 1666-1675. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 24 die Octobris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Bill for preventing Sale of Offices.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for preventing Corruption, Extortion, and Abuses in Officers, by Sale of Offices."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet on Tuesday next, at Three of the Clock Afternoon, in the Prince's Lodgings.
The Lord Great Chamberlain, Dux Richmond, Lord Windsor, Lord Lovelace, and the Lord Cornwallis, are added to the Committee for the Bill for the better Execution of the Laws concerning the Prices of Wines.
House to be called.
ORDERED, That this House shall be called on Tuesday next.
Selvin, Black stone, & al. Appeal from the Court of Chancery.
Upon reading and considering of the Petition of Robert Selvin, Robert Blackstone, and others, by Way of Appeal to this House, from a Decree made in the Court of Chancery, on the 23th Day of May, Anno 17° Caroli 2di, by the Earl of Clarendon, late Lord Chancellor of England:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Judges now present, videlicet, Baron Turner, Justice Windham, Baron Raynsford, and Justice Morton, shall peruse the Bill, and Answer, and Proofs upon which the Decree in the said Petition mentioned is grounded, and also the Decree itself, and consider whether there be any Ground for a Bill of Review or no, and make Report of what they find.
Spanish Merchants Pet. against the prizing Wine Bill.
Upon reading the humble Petition of several Merchants trading to Spayne and other Places:
It is ORDERED, That the said Petition is referred to the Consideration of the Lords Committees, to whom the Bill, intituled, "An Act for the better Execution of the Laws concerning the Prices of Wines," stands committed; where the Petitioners are to be heard, before the said Bill be reported to the House.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, 26um diem instantis Octobris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.