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 Jovis, videlicet, 27 Martii:
HODIE 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act concerning Walsh Cottons.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Relief of John Rogers, Gentleman, against Robert Tailor, Paule Tailor, and William Tailor, for defrauding of a Trust reposed in Thomas Tailor, their Father, and decreed against them in the High Court of Chancery.
Assurance of Walsh's Lands
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Assurance of the Lands of Walter Walsh, Esquire.
Attainder of Lord Cobham, and Brooke.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to establish in the Crown the Lands and Possessions of Henry late Lord Cobham, and George Brooke, Esquire, attainted of High Treason, with a Confirmation of Grants made by His Majesty.
This Day were sent Four Bills to the Lower House, by Mr. Justice Tanfeild and Mr. Serjeant Crooke: videlicet,
1. An Act for the Naturalizing of the Children of Sir Edward Conwaie, Knight, Lieutenant Governor of the King's Majesty's Cautionary Town of The Briell.
Sir Christopher Hatton to sell Lands.
2. An Act to enable Sir Christopher Hatton, Knight, to dispose of certain Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, notwithstanding a Clause (fn. 1) of Perpetuity, annexed to his Estate.
Lands to Sir. W. Smith and Sir M. Hicks.
3. An Act for Assurance of certain Lands, late Sir John Skynner's, Knight, to Sir William Smith and Sir Michaell Hickes, Knights. This Bill was sent to the Lower House, for their Consideration of a Saving thereunto added.
4. An Act for the Establishing of the Possessions and Inheritance of Edmond late Lord Chandos, deceased.
This last Bill was sent with a Recommendation from their Lordships to the Lower House, for Consideration to be had by them touching Assurance to be given for the Portion of Katherine Bridges, one of the Daughters of the said Edmond late Lord Chandos, which was not remembered to their Lordships until the Bill was passed this House.
Establishment of Religion.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the more sure Establishing and Continuance of True Religion.
Plurality of Benefices.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against Nonresidence and Pluralities of Benefices.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of James Desmaistres, of the Parish of St. Buttolphes without Algate, and Marie his Wife. Appointed to be ingrossed.
Absent Lords ulmonished to attend.
It was this Day Ordered, by the Lords in the Higher House of Parliament, That the Gentleman-Usher shall repair unto all Lords of the Parliament, that absent themselves from the House, and are in or about London, and shall signify the King's Majesty's Pleasure and Commandment (that hath been delivered openly in the House by the Lord Chancellor), for their more diligent Attendance in the House of Parliament.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Saturni, videlicet, 29m Martii, hora 9a.