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 Martis, videlicet, 25 Februarii:
To reform the Number of Brokers, etc.
HODIE 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to put down the Multitudes of unnecessary Brokers, and to avoid the Occasion of infinite Idleness and Stealths.
To reform the Number of Attorneys, etc.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to reform the Multitudes and Misdemeanors of Attorneys and Solicitors at Law, and to avoid sundry unnecessary Suits and Charges in Law.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet.
Lord Chief Justice of England,
Lord Chief Baron,
Mr. Justice Daniel,
Mr. Justice Willyams,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Attorney General,
Sir John Tindale,
|To attend the Lords.|
Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, upon Thursday the 6th of March, by Eight of the Clock in the Morning. Delivered to the Earl of Shrewsburie.
Corpus Christi College, Oxford.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the President and Scholars of Corpus Christi College, in the University of Oxford.
Counress of Essex's Jointure.
The Bill, intituled, An Act for the Assurance of the Jointure of the Right Honourable Fraunces, Countess of Essex, Wife of the Right Honourable Robert Earl of Essex, was brought into the House by the Earl of Notingham, Lord Admiral, the first of the Committees, without any Alteration or Amendment; and thereupon the Bill appointed to be ingrossed.
L. Windsor's Lands for Payment of his Debts.
Attainder of L. Cobham and Brock
The Bill, intituled, An Act for Sale of certain of the late Lord Windsor's Lands, for Payment of his Debts, etc. was returned to the House, by the Lord Treasurer, the first of the Committees; with an Amendment thought meet to be added; and also the Bill, intituled, An Act for the Confirmation of the Attainders of Henrie, late Lord Cobham, and George Brooke, Esquire, and of the Letters Patents granted by the King's Majesty of their Lands, was brought into the House, by the said Lord Treasurer, the first of the Committees on that Bill, with certain Amendments by them offered to be added.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Mercurii, videlicet, 26m Februarii, hora 9a.