Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 17, 1701-1705. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Lunæ, 23 Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
L. Raby takes the Oaths.
This Day Thomas Lord Raby took the Oaths, and made and subscribed the Declaration, and also took and subscribed the Oath of Abjuration, pursuant to the Statutes.
State of Trade, Representation about, Committee to consider of.
The House being moved, "To read the Representation from the Commissioners for Trade and Plantations;" and the same being read:
Lords Committees were appointed, to consider of the Representation of the State of the Trade of this Kingdom, delivered into this House the Twentieth Instant, as also the Representation delivered the last Parliament; whose Lordships, having considered the same, and heard such Persons thereupon as they shall think fit, are afterwards to report to the House; (videlicet,)
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet To-morrow, at Ten of the Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Martis, vicesimum quartum diem instantis Novembris, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.