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 Sabbati, 4 Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
India Silks and Callicoes, Bill to prohibit the Wearing of.
After hearing Counsel this Day, for and against the Bill, intituled, "An Act for restraining the Wearing of all Wrought Silks, Bengalls, and Dyed, Printed, or Stained Callicoes, imported into the Kingdom of England of the Product and Manufacture of Persia and The East Indies:"
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for restraining the Wearing of all Wrought Silks, Bengails, and Dyed, Printed, or Stained Callicoes, imported into the Kingdom of England, of the Product and Manufacture of Persia and The East Indies."
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the abovesaid Bill shall be committed to a Committee of the whole House, on Tuesday next, at Eleven of the Clock; and that all the Petitioners who have petitioned this Day, and not heard by their Counsel, shall be then heard, or any other Persons who shall petition in the mean Time; and all the Lords summoned to attend.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, (videlicet,) sextum diem instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.