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 Saturni, videlicet, 8 Februarii:
Attainder of Offenders in the late Treason.
MOTION made by the Earl of Northampton, That, forasmuch as, sithence the committing of the Bill concerning the Attainder of the Offenders in the late Treason, some of the Jesuits and Seminaries named therein have been apprehended; and it is thought likely that, upon Examination taken of them, some more particular Discovery may be made of the said Treason; therefore Stay might be made of any farther Proceeding on that Bill, till the said Examinations might be taken; and, upon some new Motion or Information thereof unto the House, Order might be given for proceeding again accordingly: Which Motion being assented unto, the Time for the Committee (which should have been this Day) was put off, and respited.
Explanation of a Statute, 21 Hen. VIII.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Explanation of a Statute, enacted in the Twenty-first Year of King Henry the Eighth.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet,
Lord Chief Justice of England,
Mr. Justice Walmisley,
Mr. Baron Savile,
Mr. Baron Snigg,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Attorney General,
Sir Richard Swale,
|To attend the Lords.|
Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, upon Tuesday next, the 11th of this instant February, by Two in the Afternoon; and those of Newcastle and London, or any other Places whom this Bill may concern, to be heard at the Committee. The Bill delivered to the Lord Treasurer.
Letters Patent to St. Bees School.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Confirmation of Letters Patent, made to the Governors of the Free Grammar School at St. Bees, within the County of Cumbreland.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 10m instantis Februarii, hora 9a.