Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 17, 1701-1705. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Veneris, 19 Januarii.
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales præsentes fuerunt:
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act for Sale of Part of the Estate of Edward Baines Gentleman, for Discharge of a Mortgage thereupon, and making Provision for his Daughters."
ORDERED, That the Consideration of the said Bill be committed to the Lords following; (videlicet,)
Their Lordships, or any Five of them; to meet on Saturday the Third Day of February next, at Ten a Clock in the Forenoon, in the Prince's Lodgings near the House of Peers; and to adjourn as they please.
The Lord Bishop of Salisbury reported from the Lords Committees, the Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable James Lockhart Esquire and his Wife to sell certain Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, in the County of Essex, late of Sir Thomas Luckin Baronet, deceased, for Payment of their Debts; and to purchase other Lands with the Overplus of the Money, to be settled to the like Uses," as sit to pass, with some Amendments.
Which were read Twice, and agreed to.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, intituled, "An Act to enable James Lockhart Esquire and his Wife to sell certain Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, in the County of Essex, late of Sir Thomas Luckin Baronet, deceased, for Payment of their Debts; and to purchase other Lands with the Overplus of the Money, to be settled to the like Uses."
"The Question was put, "Whether this Bill, with the Amendments, shall pass?"
It was Resolved in the Affirmative.
Message to H. C. with Amendments to it.
A Message was sent to the House of Commons, by Sir Richard Holford and Mr. Rogers:
To return the said Bill, and desire their Concurrence to their Lordships Amendments made therein.
Prinn versus Howe, in Error.
Whereas this Day was appointed, for all the Judges to attend, to inform the House what they find relating to the Matter debated at the Bar the Fifteenth Instant, in the Case upon the Writ of Error, wherein John Prinn is Plaintiff, and John Howe Esquire Defendant:
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Judges have further Time, to consider of Precedents in this Case, until Thursday next, at Twelve a Clock; and that the Records of the Precedents they shall cite be then brought to the House.
Importation of French Goods, Bill to prohibit.
It is ORDERED, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in Parliament assembled, That the Judges do prepare, and bring, in a Bill, to prohibit the Importation of all Goods and Commodities of the Growth or Manufacture of France, and the Dominions thereunto belonging, during this present War.
Message from H. C. with a Bill.
A Message from the House of Commons, by Mr. Northmore and others:
Who brought up a Bill, intituled, "An Act to enable Trustees to raise Money, to pay the Debts of Mark Delves Esquire, deceased;" to which they desire the Concurrence of this House.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque ad et in diem Sabbati, vicesimum diem instantis Januarii, hora undecima Auroræ, Dominis sic decernentibus.