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 Veneris, 10 die Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
|His Royal Highness the Duke of Yorke.|
Epus. Cov. et Litch.
Sir Orlando Bridgman, Miles et Bar. Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Jacobus Comes de Brecon, Senescallus Hospitii, &c.
Edwardus Comes de Manchester, Camerarius Hospitii Domini Regis.
Vicecomes Say & Seale.
Vicecomes de Stafford.
Ds. Howard de (fn. 1) Esc.
Ds. Gerard de Brand.
Ds. Berkley de Strat.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to enable John Bill Esquire to sell certain Lands, in Kent and Surrey."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Their Lordships, or any Five or more of them; to meet in the Prince's Lodgings, on Monday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for enabling Robert Bellamy to sell Lands, for Payment of his Debts."
Debts for Goods assignable, Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to make Debts for Goods sold assignable."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is referred to the same Committee as the Act concerning Mr. Bill is.
Black Rod's Petition, concerning Fees from Peers committed.
Upon reading the humble Petition of Sir John Ayton Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod, this Day in the House, concerning the ascertaining of Fees to be paid to him by such Peers as shall be committed to his Custody :
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition be, and is hereby, referred to the Lords Committees for Privileges; whose Lordships having considered thereof, are to make Report to this House.
Shirley versus Sir J. Fagg.
Upon reading of the humble Petition of Thomas Sherley Esquire this Day in the House, complaining against Sir John Fagg, touching a Dismission out of the Court of Chancery, concerning the Possession of the Manor of Wiston, and divers other Manors and Lands in the County of Sussex, of the Yearly Value of more than Three Thousand Pounds, whereby (as he alledgeth) he is left without Remedy in Law or Equity:
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Matter of the said Petition be, and is hereby, referred to the Lords Committees appointed to receive and consider of Petitions; whose Lordships, having considered thereof, and heard such Persons as they shall think fit concerning the same, are afterwards to make Report to the House.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, 11um diem instantis Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.