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, 28 die Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
L. Irwin's Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the empowering Edward Earl of Manchester, Sir Henry Stapleton Baronet, Henry Slyngsby, and George Townshend, Esquires, Executors and Trustees of Henry late Lord Ingram, in the Kingdom of Scotland, deceased, to sell certain Lands, for the Payment of his Debts and Legacies."
Message from H. C. with Bills.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir John Brampston and others; who brought up Two Bills, to which their Lordships Concurrence is desired:
1. "An Act for an Exchange and Sale of Lands, for Payment of the Debts of Benedict Hall Esquire."
2. "An Act for settling an Agreement between Sir William Smith, and Sir Thomas Hooke, German Poole, and others."
Boughey versus Ramsden, in Error.
This Day Justice Twisden, Senior Judge now sitting in the Court of King's Bench, by reason of the Sickness of the Lord Chief Justice, according to the usual Form, brought up a Writ of Error, against a Judgement given in the King's Bench, wherein Boughey is Plaintiff, and Ramsden is Defendant.
Senior Judge of the King's Bench to bring in Writs of Error.
Whereas His Majesty's several Writs of Error, returnable into the House of Peers in Parliament assembled, are directed to the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King's Bench, requiring him to bring into this House the respective Records of that Court following, wherein Judgements are entered, videlicet, the Judgement for Richard Ilbury Plaintiff against Richard Greene Defendant; the Judgement for Thomas Wharton Plaintiff against William Meggee Defendant:
It appearing to this House that the Lord Chief Justice of the Court of King's Bench is now sick, it is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Senior Judge now sitting in that Court shall bring up the said several Records into the House of Peers, with the respective Transcripts thereof, according to the usual Form.
The Earl of Berks reported, "That the Committee had taken into Consideration the Bill for Naturalization; and think it fit to pass, with some Amendments."
Which being read Twice, and debated,
The Question being put, "Whether to agree to these Amendments?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
ORDERED, That this Bill be engrossed, with the Amendments.
L. Byron's Privilege.
ORDERED, That the Petition of those Persons brought out of Lancashire upon the Complaint of the Lord Byron be read To-morrow Morning.
ORDERED, That the Bill to enable Elizabeth, Mary, and Letitia Hamond, to sell certain Lands, be read the Second Time To-morrow Morning.
Count, Peterborough's Petition dismissed.
Upon hearing Counsel on both Parts this Day at the Bar, upon the Petition of the Countess Dowager of Peterborough, and the Answer of the now Earl of Peterborough her Son to the said Petition:
After due Consideration had of what was offered on either Part, it is Resolved, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition be dismissed.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, 29um diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.