Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 11, 1660-1666. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Mercurii, 18 die Decembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Ds. Capit. Justic. de Com. Placit. Speaker.
Bill to regulate Hackney Coaches.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the regulating and restraining the excessive Number of Hackney Coaches."
ORDERED, That this Bill shall be read the Second Time To-morrow Morning.
Tenants of Rannes, Irchester, &c. Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for confirming of the Estates of several Tenants and Copyholders of the Manors of Rannes, Irchester, Rushden, and several other Manors and Parcels of the Dutchy of Lancaster."
Manors of Stadcomb and Holwell Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for discharging the Manors of Stadscomb and Holwell, and other Lands in the County of Devon, from the Trust of One Hundred and Fifty Years, made unto John Earl of Exeter, John Earl of Bridgwater, and Oliver Earl of Bollingbrooke."
Bill to prevent melting Silver Coin:
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act to prevent the Inconveniences that do arise by melting the Silver Coin of this Realm."
The Question being put, "Whether this Bill shall pass?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. with it; and to acquaint them that the Lords have passed the following Bills.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir William Childe and Sir Thomas Escott:
To deliver to them the Bill against melting of Silver Coin, and desire their Concurrence therein.
2. To let the Commons know, that this House hath passed these Bills:
1. The Bill for raising Twelve Hundred and Three Score Thousand Pounds.
2. The Bill for confirming "An Act for Restitution of Thomas Earl of Arundell, Surrey, and Norff. to the Dignity and Title of Duke of Norfolke."
3. The Bill for confirming "An Act for restoring of the Marquis of Hertford to the Dukedom of Somersett."
Grants of Tithes Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for enabling Grants of Tithes, and creating Tithes where none are payable in Kind, to be made to the Parsons and Vicars of the Churches within the Precincts whereof the Lands do lie."
Ld. Scudamore's Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the Endowment of several Churches, by the Lord Viscount Scudamore."
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act enabling Anthony Ettrick to sell Lands, for the Payment of his Debts."
Answer from H. C.
The Messengers sent to the House of Commons returned with this Answer:
That they had delivered their Lordships Message to the House of Commons.
Ds.Capitalis Justiciarius de Com.Placit.declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Jovis, videlicet, 19um diem instantis Decembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.