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, videlicet, 10 Februarii:
Unnecessary Delays in Execution.
THE Bill, intituled, An Act for the avoiding of unnecessary Delays of Executions, brought into the House by the Earl of Rutland, the first of the Committees, with certain Amendments thought meet to be added; which Amendments being presently Twice read, and found by their Lordships to be somewhat defective, the Bill was re-committed to the former Committee, with Addition of the Lord Treasurer, Earl of Northampton, Lord Bishop of Elie, and the Lord Sheffeild, to consider further thereof.
Appointed to meet upon Wednesday, the 12th of this Instant, in the Morning, before the House sit, at the Little Chamber. The Bill delivered, 20th of February, to the Lord Treasurer.
Report from the Conference.
Report made by the Lord Chancellor of the Conference with the Lower House upon Thursday last, the 6th of this Instant; and the Articles brought to the House by his Lordship, that were presented by the Committees of the Lower House, were commanded presently to be read; and afterwards the Articles, which the Lords Committees delivered to the Committees of the Lower House, were also read.
Conference to continue with the Committees.
Moved by the Lord Chancellor, That the Lords Committees might have Authority from the House to meet with the Committees of the Lower House, at Times convenient; which was assented unto; but thought necessary that, before such Meeting with the Lower House, the Lords Committees of this House should meet, to consider among themselves of the said Articles, so as they might be the better prepared for the next Conference with those of the Lower House; which was likewise agreed upon; and thereupon the said Lords Committees
Appointed to meet upon Wednesday, the 12th of this Instant, by Eight in the Morning, at the Painted Chamber.
Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the President and Scholars of Corpus Christi College, in the University of Oxford.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Martis, videlicet, 11m Februarii, hora nona.