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 Lunæ, 26 Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for vesting in Trustees the Estate late of Sir James Beverley, in Huntingdonshire, to be sold, for discharging Incumbrances thereupon, and for Provision of the Widow and Children of James Beverley Grandson of the said Sir James; and for Payment of the Surplus to Thomas Beverley the Heir Male of the said Sir James."
Trials for Treason, for regulating, Bill.
Then the Order being read, for resuming the Debate, whether the Bill, intituled, "An Act for regulating Trials, in Cases of Treason and Misprision of Treason," shall be rejected?
The House entered into the Debate thereof.
And, after some Time spent therein,
The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall be read a Second Time?"
It was Resolved in the Negative.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Martis, (videlicet,) vicesimum septimum diem instantis Februarii, hora undecima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.