Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 15, 1691-1696. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, 13 Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable Roger Whitley the Elder Esquire, and Thomas Whitley Esquire, to exchange certain Lands, of equal Value, within the County of Chester."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill be committed to the Lords following; (videlicet,)
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Friday next, at Nine of the Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.
Quarter Sessions, to prevent Delays at, Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to prevent Delays of Proceedings at the Quarter Sessions of the Peace."
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr. Christy and others:
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for the Sale of the Estate of Susan Chaplin and Dorothy Chaplin her Daughter, for Payment of Debts, and making a Provision for the said Susan and Dorothy;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
E. of Montagu & al. versus E. of Bath & al.
Then the House entered into the Debate of what was Yesterday reported by the Lord Keeper, and argued by the Counsel several Days at the Bar, upon the Petition and Appeal of the Earl of Montagu and others, and the Answer of the Earl of Bathe and others put in thereunto.
And, after a long Time spent therein, it is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Debate of this Business shall be adjourned until To-morrow Morning, Eleven of the Clock.
Report of the Conference to be made.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Report of the Conference had, at the Desire of the House of Commons, the Twelfth Instant, shall be made on Thursday next, at Eleven of the Clock precisely.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Mercurii, (videlicet,) 14um diem instantis Februarii, hora undecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.