Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 13, 1675-1681. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 21 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Woollen Manufactures Bill.
Hodie 1 vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the wearing of Woollen Manufactures."
Burying in Woollen Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the burying in Woollen."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet To-morrow Morning, at Nine of the Clock, in the Prince's Lodgings.
Pedlers, &c. to suppress, Bill.
Hodie 1 vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the better suppressing of Pedlers, Hawkers, and Petty Chapmen."
Message from H. C. for a Conference about the Address for a War with France.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Sir George Downing and others:
To desire a Conference, touching the Amendments in the Address to be presented to His Majesty.
The Answer returned was:
That the Lords have considered their Message, and agree to a Conference; and appoint the same to be Tomorrow Morning, at Eleven of the Clock, in the Painted Chamber.
The Bishop of Rochester, Bishop of Chichester, and Bishop of Exon, are added to the Committee for the Bills concerning Servants and Highways.
Villiers' Claim to the Title of Viscount Purbeck.
After hearing Counsel this Day at the Bar, on the Behalf of the Petitioner who claims the Title of Viscount Purbeck, to make out his said Claim:
It is Resolved, upon the Question, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House will hear the King's Attorney General, on His Majesty's Behalf, upon the whole Matter of Fact and Law relating to the said Claim, on Monday the Eighth Day of April next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 22um diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.