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, 7 die Aprilis:
Providing a Godly Ministry.
HODIE 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the providing of a Learned and Godly Ministry.
Importation of Wines.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the reviving of a Branch of a Statute, of the 23d Year of King Henry the Eighth, for the bringing in of Wines in Seasonable Time, with Provision against Falsifying of Wines.
Exportation of endrest Cloths.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to restraing the Transportation of Coloured Cloths undrest.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to enable suspended and deprived Ministers to sue and prosecute Appeals.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of James Desmaistres, of the Parish of St. Buttolhes without Algate, and Marie his Wife.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Relief of John Roger, Gentleman, against Robert Tailor, Paule Tailor, and William Tailor, for desrauding of a Trust reposed in Thomas Tailor their Father, and decreed against them in the High Court of Chancery.
River Thames to Oxford, etc.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for clearing the Passage by Water, from London, to and beyond the City of Oxford.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act concerning Walsh Cottons.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet:
Mr. Baron Snigg,
Mr. Justice Tanfeild,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Sir Edward Stanhope,
Mr. Dr. Hone,
|To attend the Lords.|
Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Prefence, upon Thursday next, the 10th of this Instant April, by Eight in the Morning.
Excuse made by the Lord Chancellor for the Absence of the Earl of Salisbury, the Lord Bishop of London, and the Lord Stanhope, for Want of Health.
Lords Leave to be absent.
Signification given also by his Lordship, That the Lord Stafford and the Lord Dudley have Licence from His Majesty, upon their necessary Occasions, to repair Home into their Countries, and have given their Proxies in that Behalf accordingly.
Government of Wales.
Memorandum, That the Lord Chancellor, the Lord Admiral, and the Earl of Worcester, were this Day added to the former Committees on the Bill concerning the Government of the Marches of Wales.
This Day, the Lords entered again into Consideration (according to the Appointment of the House upon Saturday last), touching the Answer to be given to the Lower House, on those Four Points concerning Matters Ecclesiastical; whereupon their Lordships, not agreeing on the Effect of a fit Answer to be sent, did think good, in a Matter of that Importance, to appoint the Committees under-named, to consider of some meet Answer for that Purpose, and to deliver it in Writing to the House: videlicet,
L. Archbp. of Cant.
E. of Southampton.
E. of Northampton.
L. Bp. of London.
L. Bp. of Elie.
L. St. John.
The said Committees did presently frame the Effect of an Answer; and the same was delivered in Writing by the Lord Archbishop of Cant. as agreed upon, and liked of by the most Part of the said Committees; which was forthwith read in the House, but not resolved on, for the present, whether that Answer should be sent or no.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 8m Aprilis, hora 9a.