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, 14 die Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Bill to prohibit the Importation of Irish Cattle, &c.
The Lord Privy Seal, the Lord Chamberlain, the Earl of Bridgwater, and the Earl of Anglesey, are appointed to report the Conference which is to be this Morning with the House of Commons, concerning the Bill against importing of Cattle from Ireland, &c.
Wharton's Lead Mines Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for improving the Lead Mines in the County Palatine of Durham, granted to Humphrey Wharton Esquire, for Three Lives."
Message from H. C. with Bills.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir Robert Howard and others; who brought up Two Bills, whereunto their Lordships Concurrence is desired:
1. A Bill, intituled, "An Act for raising Monies, by a Poll and otherwise, towards the Maintenance of the present War."
2. "An Act for taking Accompts of Public Monies."
Then the House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the Lords went to the Conference; which being ended, the House was resumed.
And the Report of this Conference is ordered to be made on Monday Morning next.
Bodvell and Winn versus Bodvell's Bill.
The House proceeded to hear the Counsel of Griffith Wynne, alias Bodvell, and Thomas Bodvell, Infants, and Thomas Wynne, concerning the Matters contained in the Bill for settling the Estate of John Bodvell Esquire, deceased.
And it is ORDERED, That Counsel shall be heard further concerning this Business To-morrow Morning.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for raising Monies, by a Poll and otherwise, towards the Maintenance of the present War."
ORDERED, That this Bill shall be read the Second Time To-morrow Morning, the First Business.
Bill to illegitimate Ly. Roos's Children.
ORDERED, That the Committee that was appointed to meet this Afternoon, to proceed in the Bill for the illegitimating the Children of the Lady Anne Rosse, according to the Directions given on Wednesday last, shall meet To-morrow in the Afternoon, at Four of the Clock, and proceed therein.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Sabbati, videlicet, 15um diem instantis Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.