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, 27 Junii:
HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of John Stewart, Esquire, Brother and Heir Apparent to Patrick Earl of Orkney; appointed to be ingrossed.
Draining Fens in the Isle of Ely. Expedit.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the draining of certain Fens and Low Grounds, within the Isle of Elie, subject to Hurt by Surrounding, containing about 6000 Acres, compassed about with certain Banks, commonly called and named The Ring of Waldersey and Coldham.
The Bill for Confirmation of all Letters Patents and Grants to be made by the King's Majesty of any Copyhold Lands, &c. was this Day returned to the House, by the Lord Treasurer, the second of the Committees, with certain Additions and Amendments thought meet to be added, which were presently Twice read; and thereupon the Bill, with the said Additions and Amendments, appointed to be ingrossed.
Confirmation of a Charter to the Town of Southampton.
The Proviso added by the Committees on the Bill for the Town of South'ton, was this Day Once read.
The Bill for true Making of Woollen Cloth was this Day returned to the House, by the Lord Archbishop of Cant. the first of the Committees, with certain Amendments thought fit to be added, which were presently Twice read, and thereupon appointed to be made ready in Paper, to be sent to the Lower House, and a Proviso also thereunto appointed to be ingrossed.
Hodie allata est Billa a Domo Communi, presented by Sir Henry Hubbard and others:
Establishment of the Earl of Derby's Estates.
An Act for the Establishment and Assurance of divers of the Possessions and Hereditaments of Ferdinando, late Earl of Derbie.
Memorandum, That this Bill was brought instead of that which was sent from the Higher House of the like Title, which the Lower House found some Cause to make Stay of.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 29m Junii, hora 9a.