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, 23 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Intestates Estates Bill.
The Lord Bishop of Sarum reported, "That the Committee for the Bill for the better settling of Intestates Estates have met, and have thought fit to make some small Amendments therein."
Which, being read Twice, were Agreed to; and the Bill is ordered to be engrossed, with the said Amendments.
Stapilton versus Heron.
Upon Report made by the Earl of Dorset, from the Lords Committees appointed to receive and consider of Petitions, "That their Lordships having heard Counsel on both Parts upon the Petition of John Stapilton, being an Appeal from a Dismission of his Bill in the Exchequer, concerning a Fee-farm Rent reserved to His Majesty upon the Priory of Warter, in Yorkeshire, and the Answer of John Heron thereunto; it appearing that there is Error in Fact only in the said Dismission, and not in Law, which cannot be rectified by a Bill of Review:"
It is thereupon ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That Counsel shall be heard, at the Bar of this House, upon the said Petition and Answer, on Wednesday the Twenty-ninth Day of March Instant, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, whereof timely Notice is to be given by the Petitioner to the Defendant in the said Cause.
Sequestration upon Estates out of Chancery.
This House this Day taking into Debate the Report made by the Lords Committees for Privileges, concerning the Practice of the Court of Chancery in issuing out Sequestrations upon Estates:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the further Debate thereof shall be resumed on Thursday the Thirtieth Day of March Instant; at which Time the Judges are to be heard, to explain the Opinion delivered by them to the Committee for Privileges concerning this Business.
The Lord Ward and the Lord Lucas are added to the Committee for the Bill concerning Houghton.
The Report concerning the Ac etiams is to be made To-morrow, after the Reading of the Bill to prevent the Growth of Popery.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 24um diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.