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 Sabbati, 19 die Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
The Lord Privy Seal sat Speaker this Day, in the Absence of the Lord Chancellor.
Skynner recommended from the King.
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Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, "An Act for settling an Estate in Trust, for the Benefit of Mrs. Elizabeth Pride and her Children."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of this Bill is committed to these Lords following:
Their Lordships, or any Five; to meet on Tuesday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon, in the Prince's Lodgings.
Ryley to attend, with Records about the D. of Bucks' Claim to the Title of L. Roos:
ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That William Ryley Esquire is hereby required to attend this House on Monday the One and Twentieth Day of January Instant, bringing with him such Books, Writings, Escripts, and Papers, in his Custody, as may tend to prove the Matter in Difference between George Duke of Bucks and John Earl of Rutland, concerning the Title of Lord Rosse.
Witnesses to attend about it.
ORDERED, That William Ryley Esquire, Francis Sandford Gentleman, and Richard Bodily Gentleman, be, and are hereby, required to attend the House of Peers on Monday next, being the 21th Day of January Instant, to give Testimony of their Knowledge concerning the Matter in Difference between George Duke of Bucks and John Earl of Rutland, about the Title of Lord Rosse.
Bill for examining Public Accompts.
Then the House was adjourned into a Committee, to consider of the Bill for examining the Accompts of Public Monies; and, after a long Debate, the House was resumed.
Dominus Custos Privati Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 21um diem instantis Januarii, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.