Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 2, 1578-1614. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Lunæ, 10 die Martii,
Proceres tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subsequuntur, præsentes fuerunt:
HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against the erecting and maintaining of Cottages.
Item 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Preservation of Orford Haven, in the County of Suff.
Item 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act concerning Informers, quæ commissa est.
Item 2a et 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Assurance to be made of the Jointure of Anne Wife of Henrie Neville, Esquire, quæ communi omnium Procerum Assensu conclusa est.
Memorandum, That, before the Third Reading and the Passing of the Act, intituled, An Act for Assurance to be made of the Jointure of Anne the Wife of Henrie Neville, Esquire, by which all former Conveyances made by the said Henry Nevill, of the Manor of Maighfeilde and Wadhurste, etc. in the County of Sussex, were made frustrate and void, the Lords Ordered, That the said former Conveyances should, by the Parties to the same, be brought into the House, and delivered to the Clerk of the Parliament sealed up, to the End that, if it shall please Her Majesty to give Her Royal Assent unto the said Act, that then the said Indentures and Conveyances should be forthwith cancelled; but, if it shall not please Her Majesty to give Her Royal Assent, that then the said Indentures and Conveyances should be safely re-delivered to the said Parties, unseen of any, and uncancelled; and to this all the Parties agreed, as well before the Lords the Committees, as also before the whole House.
Memorandum, That, according to the said Order, the Deeds mentioned therein were cancelled the 12th Day of May, Anno Reginæ Elizabethæ Tricesimo primo.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Martis proximum, hora nona.