House of Lords Journal Volume 17
24 January 1702


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'House of Lords Journal Volume 17: 24 January 1702', Journal of the House of Lords: volume 17: 1701-1705 (1767-1830), pp. 23. URL: Date accessed: 29 November 2014.


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DIE Sabbati, 24 Januarii.

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:

Arch. Cant.
Epus. Bangor.
Ds. Custos Magni Sigilli.
Comes Northampton.
Comes Peterborow.
Comes Winchilsea.
Comes Essex.
Comes Shaftesbury.
Comes Warrington.
Viscount Townshend.
Ds. Lawarr.
Ds. North & Grey.
Ds. Hunsdon.
Ds. Grey War.
Ds. Poulet.
Ds. Howard Esc.
Ds. Vaughan.
Ds. Cornwallis.
Ds. Dartmouth.
Ds. Guilford.
Ds. Ashburnham.


Printing Presses, &c. for regulating, Bill, rejected.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for the better regulating of Printers and Printing Presses."

After Debate;

The Question was put, "Whether this Bill shall be committed?"

It was Resolved in the Negative.

ORDERED, That the said Bill shall be rejected.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, vicesimum sextum diem instantis Januarii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.