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, 7 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Bill for Sale of Fee-farm Rents.
The Amendments and Provisos made by the House of Commons in the Bill for advancing the Sale of Feefarm Rents, were read Thrice, and Agreed to.
Message from H. C. with a Bill; and to return one.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Rob't Carr and others:
1. To return the Bill to prevent and suppress seditious Conventicles, with this Signification, "That the Commons agree with their Lordships in the Amendments."
2. To present a Bill, intituled, "An Act to prevent the Delivery-up of Merchants Ships, and for the Increase of good and serviceable Shipping;" to which they desire their Lordships Concurrence.
Imposition on Brandy Bill.
Next, the House was adjourned into a Committee, to resume the further Consideration of the Business concerning Brandy.
The House was resumed.
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill, intituled, An Act for settling the Imposition on Brandy, shall be committed?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
LordsChief Justice of the Kings Bench
Lords Chief Justice of the Common Pleas
|To attend Committee|
Their Lordships, or any Five, to meet at Eight of the Clock To morrow Morning, in the Prince's Lodgings
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 8um diem instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus