Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 19, 1709-1714. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Mercurii, 1 Julii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Naval Stores from America, Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for continuing an Act made in the Third and Fourth Years of the Reign of Her present Majesty, intituled, An Act for encouraging the Importation of Naval Stores from Her Majesty's Plantations in America; and for encouraging the Importation of Naval Stores from that Part of Great Britain called Scotland to that Part of Great Britain called England."
Jones versus Bennet.
After hearing Counsel, upon the Petition and Appeal of Thomas Jones, from a Decree of Dismission of the Court of Chancery in Ireland, the 2d of December 1707, on the Behalf of Thomas Bennet deceased; praying "the Reversal of the said Decree; and that Ann Bennet Widow, and Michael Harborne Gentleman, Executor of the said Thomas Bennet, may answer the said Appeal:" As also upon the Answer of the said Anne Bennet and Michael Harborne put in thereunto; and due Consideration of what was offered thereupon:
Judgement affirmed, with Costs.
It is Ordered and Adjudged, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the said Petition and Appeal shall be, and is hereby, dismissed this House; and that the Decree therein complained of shall be, and is hereby, affirmed: And it is further Ordered, That the said Appellant shall pay, or cause to be paid, to the said Respondents, the Sum of Forty Pounds, for their Costs.
Queen to be attended with the Address.
The Lords Steward acquainted the House, "That the Lords with White Staves had (according to Order) waited on Her Majesty, to know what Time She would be pleased to appoint, to be attended by this House, with their Address; and that Her Majesty had been pleased to appoint To-morrow, at Six a Clock in the Evening, at Kensington."
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Jovis, secundum diem instantis Julii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.