DIE Mercurii, videlicet, 8 Februarii,
tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribuntur, præsentes fuerunt:
p. Archiepus. Cantuarien.
p. Epus. Winton.
p. Epus. Roffen.
p. Epus. Coven. et Lichf.
p. Epus. Peterburg.
p. Epus. Wigorn.
p. Epus. Bathon. et Wellen.
p. Epus. Norwicen.
p. Epus. Landaven.
p. Epus. Cestren.
p. Thomas Egerton, Miles, Ds. Custos, etc.
Ds. Burghley, Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Comes Oxon. Magnus Camerarius.
p. Comes Essex, Mag. Marescallus.
p. Comes Nottingham, Mag. Senescallus.
p. Comes Salopp.
p. Comes Rutland.
pe Vicecomes Bindon.
p. Ds. Hunsdon, Camerarius.
p. Ds. Zowche.
Ds. Willughby de Eresby.
p. Ds. Morley.
p. Ds. Cobham.
Ds. Grey de Wilton.
p. Ds. Stourton.
p. Ds. Mountioye.
Ds. Darcie de Menell.
p. Ds. Sandes.
p. Ds. Windsor.
p. Ds. Crumwell.
p. Ds. Evre.
p. Ds. Wharton.
p. Ds. Riche.
Ds. Willughby de Parham.
p. Ds. Darcie de Chiche.
p. Ds. Northe.
p. Ds. Chandois.
p. Ds. St. John.
p. Ds. Buckhurst.
p. Ds. Compton.
p. Ds. Howard de Walden.
THE Amendments on the Bill against the Decaying
of Towns and Houses of Husbandry, were this Day read
the Third Time, as they were ingrossed in the Bill;
and thereupon the said Bill, with the Amendments,
vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Amendment of Highways, in the Counties of Sussex, Surrey,
Lessees and Patentees.
vice lecta est Billa, An Act, That Lessees
may enjoy their Leases against all Patentees, their
Heirs and Assigns, notwithstanding any Default of Payment of their Rents during the Time that the Reversion or Inheritance remained in the Crown.
Returned to the Lower House, for their Considerations of the Amendments, and Provisos added by their
Mr. D. Carew.
Mr. D. Stanhopp.
Writs, certifying Private Acts, sent from the Rolls.
A NOTE of the Writs sent from the Rolls, for
certifying of the Private Acts.
A Writ of Certiorari, for certifying the Act of the
Town Lands of Wanting, brought 11th February, and
returned, with the Copy of the Act, the 13th of February.
A Writ concerning Arthur Hatch, brought 11th February, and returned 14th.
A Writ concerning the Possessions of Sir Henry Unton,
brought 12th February, and returned 14th of February.
A Writ concerning the Jointure of Christian Lady
Sandes, brought 15th of February, and returned the
16th of the same.
A Writ concerning the Jointure of Ann Lady Wentwoorth, &c. brought 16th February, and returned the
17th of the same.
A Writ for the Confirmation, and better Assurance
and Conveyance, of certain Lands, &c. given and intended to an Hospital, or Maison de Dieu, in Warwick,
brought 15th February, and returned the same Day.
A Writ for the Act, That the Lord Mountjoye may
dispose of his Lands, whereof he is Tenant in Tail, &c.
brought 22d February, and returned the same Day.
A Writ for certifying the Act for establishing the
Hospital of Queen Elizabeth, in Bristol, for Relief of the
Orphans and Poor there, brought 23d February, and
returned also the same Day.
A Writ concerning the Naturalizing of certain Englishmens Children, and others, born beyond the Seas,
brought 26th March, and returned the same Day.
A Writ concerning the Confirmation of the Jointure
of the Lady Varney, brought 28th March, and returned
the same Day.
A Writ for certifying the Act prohibiting the bringing into this Realm of any Foreign Cards for Wool,
brought 29th March, and returned the same Day.
A Writ concerning the better Maintenance and well
keeping of Stanes Bridge, and Egham Cawsey, being the
Highway from London, unto the West Parts of England,
dated 27th May, 1598, and returned 27th June, 1599.
A Writ for certifying the Act touching the School of
Sevenock, dated 19th August, and returned 28th November, 1598.
A Writ for certifying the Act for Establishment of the
New College of the Poor of Cobham, in the County of Kent,
dated 6th May, 1598, and returned the 10th of the same.
A Writ for certifying the Act concerning the establishing of the Lands given by John Bedford's Will, for the
Repairing the Highways at Ailesbury, &c. dated 8th
April, and returned 3d May, 1598.
"La Royne remercie ses Loyaulx Subjects, accepte
leur Benevolence, et ausi le veult."
"Les Prelatz, Seigneurs, et Commons, en ce present
Parliament assembles, au Nom de tous voz autres Subjects, remercient tres humblement votre Majestie, et
prient a Dieu, qu'il vous donne, en fanté, bonne vie
These to be written in the Head of every Act by the Clerk of the Parliament (as the Act is either Publick or Private) when Her Majesty hath given Her Consent.
To a Public Act allowed,
"La Royne le veult."
To a Private Act allowed,
"Soit faict comme il est desiré."
To such Acts as Her Majesty doth forbear to allow.
"La Royne s'advisera."
Notes to be written at the Beginning and Ending of
Private Acts, when they are certified into the Rolls:
This to be written at the Head of every such Private Act.
"In Parliamento inchoato et tento apud Westm. 24
die Octobris, Anno Regni Serenissimæ atque Excellentissimæ Dominæ nostræ Elizabethæ, Dei Gratia,
Angliæ, Franciæ, et Hiberniæ Reginæ, Fidei Defensoris,
&c. Tricesimo nono, et ibidem continuato usque ad
et in nonum diem Februarii tunc proxime sequentem,
communi omnium Dominorum tam Spirituallum quam
Temporalium et Communitatis Consensu, et Reglæ
Majestatis tunc præsentis Assensu, inter alia, sancitum,
inactitatum, ordinatum, et stabilitum suit sequeus hoe
Statutum, ad verbum ut sequitur: videlicet,"
This to be written at the Foot.
"Ego Thomas Smyth, Armiger, Clericus Parliament
torum, virtute Brevis supradictæ Dominæ nostræ Reginæ, de Certiorando mihi directi, et hiis annexi,
certifico superius hoc Scriptum verum esse tenorem
Actus Parliamenti supradicti in eo Breve expressi. In
cujus Rei Testimonium, Sigillum Nomenque meam
apposui atque subscripsi. Datum die, Anno
Regni supradictæ Dominæ nostræ Reginæ, &c."
The Writ of Certiorari to be annexed to the Clerk of
"Executio istius Brevis patet in Schedula huic Brevi
the Act certified, and this to be indorsed on the Writ, and subscribed by
the Parliament, videlicet,
Certain Fees belonging to the Clerk of the Parliament.
At their first Admittance.
Of every Lord for the License to be absent or Proxy
For the Reading of a Private Bill
For the Ingrossing of every Private Bill, the first Skin xxxiii s. iiii d. and, if it contain more, then every other Skin vis. and viii d. the Piece
Upon the Return of every Writ of Summons to the Parliament,
"9 die Februarii,
"Delivered to Robert Barker, the Younger, Printer
to Her Majesty, the Act of Subsidy granted by the
Temporalty, the Act of Subsidy granted by the
Clergy, and Her Majesty's General Pardon,
"Received by me, Bishop, the 3d of
February, 1597, the Bills of the Subsidy of the
Temporalty and of the Clergy, from the Hands of
Thomas Smith, Clerk of the Parliament,
"Delivered to Mr. Dr. Stanhope, the Book of Record
of Hen. VIII, which endeth the 7th Year, 9th Februar.