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 Mercurii, 7 die Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for an Exchange and Sale of Lands, for Payment of the Debts of Benedict Hall Esquire."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill be committed to the same Committee as Sir William Smithe's Bill is; and the Lord Eure and the Lord Chandos are added to the said Committee.
Salmon versus Hamb. Comp.
Upon Consideration had this Day of what hath been offered, by Counsel, at the Bar, upon the Petition of Peter Salmon Doctor in Physic, and other Creditors of the Fellowship of Merchant Adventurers of England, commonly called or known by the Name of Hamborough Merchants; and also on the Behalf of Rowland Winn, John Dogget, Henry Collier, and John Lethicullier, Members of the said Fellowship or Corporation:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Governor, Deputy Governor, and Assistants, of the said Fellowship or Corporation, be, (fn. 1) and they (or so many of them as can do it) are hereby, required speedily to call a Court of the said Corporation, and at that Court to appoint and authorize some of their Members to attend this House, in the Name, and on the Behalf, of the said Fellowship or Corporation, on Tuesday the Twentieth Day of December Instant, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, and bring with them the Charter of the said Fellowship or Corporation; and that Notice thereof be given to the Governor, Deputy Governor, and Assistants, of the said Fellowship or Corporation, and to their Secretary, by leaving a Copy of this Order at their respective Houses.
Serjeants at Arms Pet. for the Payment of their Allowance.
Upon reading the humble Petition of the Serjeants at Arms attending this House; shewing, "That having, by His Majesty's Gracious Concession, upon an Order of this House, had an Allowance made to them of Ten Pounds to each of them, for their Attendance on this House in every Session; and, in Pursuance thereof, having been at the Charge of obtaining a Privy Seal, and placed it with the Lords Commissioners of the Treasury, but have not received any Monies thereupon for Nine Years last past:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petitioners be recommended to the Lords Commissioners of His Majesty's Treasury, to take the said Serjeants Condition into their Consideration so soon as conveniently they can.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, 8um diem instantis Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.