Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 14, 1685-1691. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Veneris, 10 die Octobris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Their Majesties Answers to Addresses.
The Speaker reported Their Majesties Answers to the Addresses presented.
"His Majesty said, He took it very kindly, that they made to Him this Address; and His Majesty declared, that He would still continue the same Care for the Good of the Nation, and for the Defence of the Protestant Religion, as He had done.
"Her Majesty said, That she was very glad, that what She had done, gave so good Satisfaction to their Lordships."
1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the better Encouraging the Art of Pin-making, and keeping and setting the Poor Pin-makers to Work."
E. of Torrington.
The Lord Cornwallis reported from the Lords Committees for Privileges, in the Case of the Earl of Torrington, "That they had found Two Precedents concerning the Earl of Arundell, of the 5th of April, 1626, and the other of the 18th of April, 1626."
Peers committed for Misdemeanors in Time of Privilege.
Which were read, and the King's Counsels Arguments.
Then the other Case, of the Earl of Devon Lord Steward, of the 15th of May, 1689, was read.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Debate upon the Report this Day made by the Lord Cornwallis, from the Lords Committees for Privileges, in the Case of the Earl of Torrington, shall be, and is hereby, adjourned to Monday next, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon.
Impeachments in Statu quo.
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Lords Committees appointed to consider and inspect Precedents, whether Impeachments continue in Statu quo from Parliament to Parliament, do meet To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon; and that Mr. Petyt attend at the same Time.
Robertus Atkins, Miles de Balneo, Capitalis Baro de Scaccario, Orator Procerum, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 13um diem instantis Octobris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.