Procedure: sitting of parliament and the lords of the articles

The which day the king's majesty and estates of parliament declare this parliament to run, and ordain the lords of articles to convene each day in the inner tolbooth of Edinburgh and there to sit daily, and ordain all persons having suits or actions to be presented to give in the same in due time to the said lords. And in the meantime ordain the whole estates presently convened to remain in this town unpassing out of the same until the parliament be dissolved and ended.

  1. NAS, PA2/13, Appendix, f.10v.