Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 12, 1666-1675. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Lunæ, 24 die Septembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Hemp and Flax Bill.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for the Encouragement of sowing and planting of Hemp and Flax."
Committee of Privileges.
Lords Committees appointed to take Consideration of the Customs and Orders of the House, and Privileges of the Peers of this Kingdom and Lords of Parliament:
Their Lordships, or any Seven of them; to meet every Monday, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon; and to adjourn themselves to such other Times as their Lordships shall think fit.
Committee for the Journal.
Lords Sub-committees to consider of the Orders and Customs of the House, and Privileges of the Peers of this Kingdom and Lords of Parliament, and to peruse and perfect the Journal Book:
Their Lordships, or any Three; to meet on Saturday next; and afterwards every Saturday, and at such other Times as they shall think fit; and have Power to peruse and perfect what remains unexamined of the Proceedings of the last Sessions of Parliament.
ORDERED, That this House shall be called on Monday next.
Message from H. C. with a Vote.
A Message was brought from the House of Commons, by Mr. Garraway and others:
That the House of Commons, upon Report of His Majesty's Speech, have made a Vote, whereunto their Lordships Concurrence is desired.
Which Vote was read, as followeth:
Vote for Thanks to the King, for the Management of the War.
"That the humble and hearty Thanks of this House be returned to His Majesty, for His Care in the Management of the present War; and that this House will supply His Majesty proportionably to His present Occasions."
ORDERED, That this House concurs with the House of Commons in this Vote.
The Answer returned to the Messengers of the House of Commons was:
That this House have read the Vote now brought up, and do very cheerfully concur therein; and their Lordships will send to the King, to know what Time His Majesty will please to appoint, when both Houses shall wait upon Him, to acquaint Him with it; and the House of Commons shall have Notice thereof To-morrow Morning.
The Lord Chamberlain was appointed to attend His Majesty, to know when both Houses shall wait upon Him for that Purpose.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, videlicet, 25um diem instantis Septembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.