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 Lunæ, 4 die Aprilis.
- Committee to consider of the Act for Money for Officers who served the King during the late Troubles.
DIE Lunæ, 4 die Aprilis.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
The Lord Chief Justice of the Common Pleas sat Speaker this Day.
King's Answer, concerning passing the Bill for frequent Parliaments.
The Lord Chamberlain acquainted the House, "That the Duke of Richmond, himself, and the Lord Mohun, according to the Commands of their Lordships, have attended the King, to know His Pleasure, what Time He will come and pass the Bill for Repeal of the Act for the Triennial Parliaments; and, in order to that, His Majesty intends to come to this House To-morrow Morning, between Ten and Eleven of the Clock, for that Purpose."
Committee to consider of the Act for Money for Officers who served the King during the late Troubles.
Lords appointed to consider of the Act of Parliament for raising Monies for Relief of the indigent loyal Officers, and to receive what the Lord Berkley of Berkley shall offer thereupon; and, having stated the Case, shall make Report thereof to this House:
L. Privy Seal.
Ds. Berkley de B.
Their Lordships, or any Three; to meet Tomorrow Morning, at Nine of the Clock, in the Prince's Lodgings.
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by William Coventry Esquire and others; who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act for preventing the Disturbances of Seamen and others, and to preserve the Stores belonging to His Majesty's Navy Royal;" whereto their Lordships Concurrence is desired.
Seamen and Navy Stores Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for preventing the Disturbances of Seamen and others, and to preserve the Stores belonging to His Majesty's Navy Royal."
The House called.
This Day the House was called: And these Lords following were absent; videlicet,
Ly. Petre versus Joyce & al. for arresting her.
Whereas William Joyce, appearing this Day upon Summons, hath, upon his own Confession, acknowledged that he procured Dame Elizabeth Petre, Wife of the Lord Petre, a Peer of this Realm, to be arrested, contrary to the Privilege of the Peerage of this Realm:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod attending this House, or his Deputy, shall take the said William Joyce into his Custody, and retain him in Safety, until the Pleasure of this House be further signified.
Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Com. Placit. declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, videlicet, 5tum diem instantis Aprilis, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.