Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 16, 1696-1701. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Jovis, 19 Novembris.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
King's Speech read:
After reading His Majesty's Speech this Day, pursuant to an Order of the Twelfth Instant; and some Debate in relation thereunto:
State of the Nation.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That this House shall take up the Consideration of His Majesty's Speech and the State of the Nation, on Thursday the Six and Twentieth Day of this Instant November, at Twelve of the Clock in the Forenoon.
E. of Bath versus E. of Montague.
Upon reading the Petition of John Earl of Bathe, touching the Earl of Montagu's resuming of Privilege:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Earl of Montagu may have a Copy of the said Petition; and do put in his Answer thereunto, in convenient Time.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Lunæ, (videlicet,) vicesimum tertium diem instantis Novembris, hora decima Aurora, Dominis sic decernentibus.