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 Veneris, 3 die Februarii,
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscributur, præsentes fuerunt:
HODIE 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for establishing of the Lands given by John Bedford's Will, to the perpetual Repair and Amendment of the Highways at Ailesbury, in the County of Buckingham, according to the said Will. Sent to the Lower House, for their Consideration of the Amendments, and a Proviso added:
The Amendments and Proviso on the Bill for Recovering Three Hundred Thousand Acres, more or less, of Wastes, Marsh, and Watery Grounds, etc. were this Day Twice read; and thereupon Commandment given, that the said Amendments should be written in Paper, and the Proviso ingrossed in Parchment, ready for a Third Reading.
Hodie allatæ sunt 4 Billæ a Domo Communi, presented by Sir Frauncis Hastings and others:
1a An Act concerning a Lease of great yearly Value, procured to be passed from Her Majesty, by William Kirkham the Younger.
Newcastle upon Tyne.
2a, An Act for the Confirmation of Statutes Merchants acknowledged in the Town Corporate of Newcastle upon Tyne.
3a, An Act for the Confirmation of the Jointure of Christian Lady Sandes; returned, with a Proviso thought meet by the Lower House to be added.
Soldiers and Mariners.
4a, An Act for the further Continuance and Explanation of an Act, for the necessary Relief of Soldiers and Mariners, made in the Thirty-fifth Year of the Queen's Majesty's Reign that now is, prima vice lecta.
The Bill, intituled, An Act against the deceitful Stretching and Taintering of Northern Cloth, returned to the House by the Earl of Shrewsbury, the first of the Committees; with some Amendments, and a Proviso thought meet to be added; which Amendments and Proviso were Twice read, and thereupon Commandment given, That the said Amendments should be written in Paper, and the Proviso ingrossed in Parchment, ready for a Third Reading.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Confirmation of the Jointure of the Lady Varney, Wife of Sir Edmund Varney, Knight.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for establishing a Jointure of Anne Lady Wentworth, now Wife of William Pope, Esquire; and for the better enabling of the said William Pope to sell certain of his Lands, for the Payment of his Debts.
G. de Malynes, and J. Hunger.
The Counsel Learned, as well on the Part of Garrett de Malynes as John Hunger, were openly heard in the House.
Reviving Laws expiring.
Report made by the Lord Treasurer, what the Substance of the Conference was between their Lordships and certain select Committees of the Lower House, concerning the Bill for the Reviving, Continuing, and Repealing, of divers Statutes; and the same referred to the Lord Chief Justice, and other the Judges, for their further Consideration.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, hora nona.