House of Lords Journal Volume 12: 22 November 1669

Pages 271-272

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 Lunæ, 22 die Novembris.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.
Arch. Cant.
Arch. Eborac.
Epus. London.
Epus. Durham.
Epus. Winton.
Epus. Ely.
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Epus. Sarum.
Epus. Petriburgh.
Epus. Carlile.
Epus. Oxon.
Epus. Rochester.
Epus. Landaffe.
Epus. Asaph.
Epus. Chester.
Dux Cumberland.
Sir Orlando Bridgman, Miles et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Dux Bucks.
Marq. Worcester.
Robertus Comes de Lyndsey, Magnus Camerarius Angliæ.
Jacobus Comes de Brecon, Senescallus Hospitii, &c.
Edwardus Comes de Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii.
Comes Oxon.
Comes Kent.
Comes Suffolk.
Comes Dorsett.
Comes Sarum.
Comes Bridgwater.
Comes Denbigh.
Comes Bristoll.
Comes Clare.
Comes Bolingbrooke.
Comes Berks.
Comes Rivers.
Comes Dover.
Comes Petriburgh.
Comes Chesterfield.
Comes Norwich.
Comes Scarsdale.
Comes Sandwich.
Comes Essex.
Comes Cardigan.
Comes Anglesey.
Comes Bath.
Comes Carlile.
Comes Craven.
Comes Aylsbury.
Comes Burlington.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Vicecomes Stafford.
Vicecomes Fauconberg.
Vicecomes Mordant.
Vicecomes Hallyfax.
Ds. Arlington, One of the Principal Secretaries of State.
Ds. Awdley.
Ds. Berkley de Berkley.
Ds. Sandys.
Ds. Windsor.
Ds. Eure.
Ds. Wharton.
Ds. Willoughby.
Ds. Pagett.
Ds. North.
Ds. Chandos.
Ds. Petre.
Ds. Brooke.
Ds. Mountague.
Ds. Maynard.
Ds. Coventry.
Ds. Howard de Esc.
Ds. Newport.
Ds. Hatton.
Ds. Byron.
Ds. Carrington.
Ds. Widdrington.
Ds. Ward.
Ds. Lucas.
Ds. Bellasis.
Ds. Rockingham.
Ds. Gerard de Brandon.
Ds. Wotton.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Ds. Holles.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Delamer.
Ds. Ashley.
Ds. Crewe.
Ds. Arundell de Trer.
Ds. Butler.


Committee to consider of Decay of Trade, &c.

ORDERED, That the Earl of Essex do make his Report from the Committee appointed to consider of the Reasons and Grounds of the Falling of Rents and Decay of Trade within this Kingdom, on Wednesday Morning next.

Wools, &c. Bill.

ORDERED, That the Committee for the Bill to prevent Frauds in exporting Wool, &c. do meet on Wednesday next, in the Afternoon.

Bill concerning Privilege and Judicature in Parliament.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the limiting of certain Trials in Parliament, and Privilege of Parliament, and for further ascertaining the Trials of Peers, and all other His Majesty's liege People."

The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"

It was Resolved in the Affirmative.

Protest against it.

Memorandum, That, before the putting of the abovesaid Question, these Lords following desired Leave to enter their Dissents, if the Question was carried in the Affirmative: Which being granted, they accordingly enter their Dissents, by subscribing their Names, and Reasons following:

"We humbly conceive, that if, by reason of the Great Charter and some Acts confirming it, we are not disabled to alien as to the Judiciary and other Privileges of Parliament and Peerage, yet thereby they are indicated so fundamental, as we ought not to part therewith.

"Basill Denbigh.
Will. Petre."

Message to H. C. with the Bill.

A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir William Childe and Sir Thomas Escourt:

To let them know, that the Lords have passed a Bill, intituled, "An Act for the limiting of certain Trials in Parliament, and Privilege of Parliament; and for further ascertaining the Trials of Peers and all other His Majesty's liege People;" to which their Concurrence is desired.

Grenvile versus Elwes.

This Day being appointed to take into Consideration what Resolution to give, upon what the Counsel said Yesterday at this Bar, in the Case of Bernard Grenvile Esquire, and Jeremy Elwes Esquire, concerning the Matter directed by this House:

After a long Debate and Consideration, it is ORDERED, That the further Debate of this Matter is adjourned until Thursday Morning next.

Committees adjourned.

ORDERED, That the Committee for Privileges and the Committee concerning Trade, which were appointed to sit this Afternoon, do meet on Wednesday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, 23um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.