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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'House of Lords Journal Volume 12: 6 March 1673', in Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 12, 1666-1675, (London, 1767-1830) pp. 545. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/lords-jrnl/vol12/p545 [accessed 2 March 2024]
DIE Jovis, 6 die Martii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Message to H. C. for a Conference on the Address against Popery.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir William Childe and Sir Tymothy Baldwin:
To desire a present Conference, in the Painted Chamber, concerning the Address to His Majesty against the Growth of Popery, brought up from them the 4th of this Instant March.
The Messengers return with this Answer:
That the House of Commons will give a present Conference, as is desired.
The Lord Chancellor, the Lord Treasurer, the Earl of Carlile, the Earl of Anglesey, the Bishop of Rochester, the Lord Berkeley of Berkley, and the Lord North, were appointed to manage this intended Conference; and to acquaint the House of Commons with the Amendments made by this House in the Address against the Growth of Popery.
The House was adjourned during Pleasure, and the Lords went to the Conference; which being ended, the House was resumed.
Report of the Conference.
The Lord Chancellor reported to the House, "That the Managers at the last Conference with the House of Commons have delivered them the Address against the Growth of Popery, with the Amendments made by their Lordships."
Dean and Chapter of Bristol and L. Berkley's Bill.
The Earl of Dorsett reported, "That the Committee have considered the Bill to enable the Dean and Chapter of the Cathedral Church of Bristoll to exchange their Vicarage of Berkeley, in the County of Gloucester, with George Lord Berkeley, for his Rectory of St. Michaell's, in Sutton Bonnington, in the County of Nottingham, and have heard all Persons concerned therein, and received their free Consents: Therefore their Lordships are of Opinion, that the said Bill may pass as it is, without any Amendment."
Which this House agreed to; and ordered the said Bill to be engrossed as it is.
Dominus Cancellarius declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Veneris, 7um diem instantis Martii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.