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 Mercurii, videlicet, 26 die Februarii:
Establishment of L. Chandois's Lands.
HODIE 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the establishing of the Possessions and Inheritance of Edmund, late Lord Chandois, Baron of Sudeley, deceased.
L. Windsor's Lands, for Payment of his Debts.
The Amendments on the Bill for Sale of certain of the Lands of the late Lord Windsor, for Payment of his Debts, etc. were this Day Twice read, and thereupon the Bill, with the said Amendments, appointed to be ingrossed.
Attainder of L. Cobham and Brook.
Likewise the Amendments on the Bill for 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, were Twice read, and thereupon the Bill, with the said Amendments, also appointed to be ingrossed.
To reform the Number of Brokers, etc.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to put down the Multitudes of unnecessary Brokers, and to avoid the Occasion of infinite Idleness and Stealths.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet:
E. of Worcester.
E. of Cumbreland.
E. of Hertford.
L. Bp. of London.
L. Bp. of Winchester.
L. Bp. of Elie.
Lord Chief Justice of England,
Lord Chief Baron,
Mr. Baron Clarke,
Mr. Justice Daniell,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Dr. Hone,
Sir John Tindale,
|To attend the Lords,|
Appointed to meet at the Earl of Worcester's Chamber, at the Court at Whitehall, upon Friday, the 7th of March, by Two in the Afternoon. Delivered to the Earl of Worcester.
Divinity Reader at Oxford.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Confirmation of the King's Majesty's Letters Patents, made to the Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Oxford, for the better Maintenance of His Highness's Divinity Reader, within the same University.
Divinity Reader at Cambridge.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Confirmation of the King's Majesty's Letters Patents, made to the Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridg, for the better Maintenance of the Two Divinity Readers within the same University.
Message to the H. C. concerning the Grievance of Purveyance.
Message sent down to the Lower House, by Mr. Serjeant Crooke and Sir George Coppin, Clerk of the Crown, for renewing a Conference betwixt the Committees of both Houses, concerning the Means to redress the great Grievances in Matter of Purveyance; the Time and Place offered to be at their own Election; and thought meet, that the Judges should be there present for Assistance.
Answer returned, of Assent for farther Conference; and would give Meeting To-morrow, being Thursday, at the Painted Chamber (where formerly it was), by Two of the Clock in the Afternoon.
E. of Lincoln excused.
Excuse made by the Lord Chancellor, for the Absence of the Earl of Lincolne, by Reason the Sickness of the Plague was in an Alley near adjoining to his Lordship's House.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 27m Februarii, hora nona.