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 Martii:
Hotham to make a Jointure.
HODIE 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for enabling of John Hotham, Esquire, the Father, and John Hotham the Son, to convey certain Lands, for a Jointure of such Wife as John the Son shall marry.
Lands to Sir WilliamSmith and Sir Michael Hicks.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Assurance of certain Lands, late Sir John Skynner's, Knight, to Sir William Smith, and Sir Michaell Hickes, Knights.
Rebuilding a Bridge over the Severn at Upton.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Re-edifying of a Bridge over the River of Severne, near the Town of Upton upon Severne.
Confirmation of Leases, &c. by Lord Spencer, &c.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Confirmation of certain Leases and Estates, made by the Right Honourable Robert Lord Spencer, and by his late Father deceased, and his Mother now living.
Unnecessary Delays in Executions.
The Amendments on the Bill, intituled, An Act for the avoiding of unnecessary Delays of Executions, were this Day Twice read; and thereupon the said Bill, with the Amendments, appointed to be ingrossed.
Prisoners in Execution and their Creditors.
The Amendments on the Bill, intituled, An Act for the Relief of Prisoners in Execution, and of their Creditors, in some convenient Manner, were this Day Twice read; and thereupon the Bill, with the said Amendments, appointed to be ingrossed.
Stealing Deer and Conies.
The Bill, intituled, An Act against unlawful Hunting and Stealing of Deer and Conies, was this Day brought into the House, by the Lord Treasurer, the first of the Committees, without any Alteration or Amendments; and thereupon also the said Bill appointed to be ingrossed.
Small Debts, and Poor Debtors. Exped.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Recovering of Small Debts, and for the Relieving of Poor Debtors in London.
Beer and Ale.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for prohibiting all such from Brewing of Beer and Ale as sell the same again by Retail; and that all Common Brewers keep the lawful Assize of Beer and Ale.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet,
Lord Chief Baron,
Mr. Justice Walmisley,
Mr. Baron Clarke,
Mr. Baron Savile,
Mr. Justice Yelverton,
Mr. Justice Warberton,
Mr. Justice Tanfeild,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Attorney General,
|To attend the Lords.|
Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, upon Monday, the 17th of March, by Eight in the Morning.
To reform the Multitude and Expences of Attornies, &c.
The Bill, intituled, An Act to reform the Multitudes and Misdemeanors of Attornies and Solicitors at Law, &c. was this Day brought into the House, by the Earl of Shrewsburie, the first of the Committees, with certain Amendments, which were presently Twice read; and thereupon the Bill appointed to be ingrossed.
Sir Thomas Rowse's Lands to pay Debts.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the more speedy Sale of certain Lands of Sir Thomas Rowse, Knight, for Payment of his Debts.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 10m Martii, hora nona.