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 Martis, 4 die Februarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act declaratory concerning Bankrupts."
Additional Act concerning Merchants Assurance.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Additional Act touching Matters of Assurance used amongst Merchants."
Bill for reversing the E. of Strafford's Attainder.
ORDERED, That the Committee concerning the Bill for repealing of the Bill for Attainder of the Earl of Strafford shall meet this Afternoon.
L. Scudamore's Bill.
ORDERED, That the Committee concerning the Lord Viscount Scudamore's Bill shall meet To-morrow in the Afternoon.
Bill for confirming Three Acts.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir Justinian Lewin and Sir Toby Wolridge:
To desire a present Conference, in the Painted Chamber, concerning the Bill brought from them, for confirming Three Acts.
Sir Asten Cockaine's Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for Sale of some of the Lands of Sir Aston Cockaine Baronet, and Thomas Cockaine his Son, and the Settlement of the rest."
Admiralty Jurisdiction Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling the Jurisdiction of the Court of Admiralty."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Their Lordships, or any Seven; to meet in the Prince's Lodgings, on Thursday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon.
Protestants of Piedmont, Bill.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for confirming, explaining, and enlarging, an Act, intituled, An Act for the levying of certain Monies, due upon the Collections for the Protestants of Piedmont."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to the same Committee as the Bill for the Jurisdiction of the Court of Admiralty.
The Messengers return with this Answer:
Answer from H. C.
That the House of Commons will give a present Conference, as is desired.
Conference about the Bill for Execution of attainted Persons.
These Lords following were appointed to manage this Conference with the House of Commons:
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the Lords went to the Conference; which being ended, the House was resumed.
Eades and Bucknam to be attached, for Words against the Lords.
The House being this Day informed, from the Committee for Petitions, "That Richard Eades and William Bucknam have spoken very contemptuous Words against some Orders made by the said Committee, in Derogation to this House:"
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Serjeant at Arms attending this House, or his Deputies, shall attach the Bodies of the said Eades and Bucknam, and forthwith bring them before the Lords in Parliament, to answer their said Contempt; and this to be a sufficient Warrant in that Behalf.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem craftinum, videlicet, 5tum diem instantis Februarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.