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, 26 Februarii:
Bp. of Bangor's Absence excused.
THE Absence of the Lord Bishop of Bangor excused by the Lord Chancellor, for Want of Health.
Confirmation of Copyhold Lands in the County of Lancaster.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the perfect Creation and Confirmation of certain Copyhold Lands, in the Honour, Castle, Manor, or Lordship, of Clithero, or in the several Manors or Lordships of Derby, Accarington, Colve, and Ightenbill, in the County of Lancaster.
Confirmation of Decrees between the King and the Copyholders of Wakefield.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Confirmation of several Decrees, made in the Courts of Exchequer Chamber and Dutchy Chamber, between the King's Majesty, and divers Copyholders of His Majesty's Manor of Wakefeild, in the County of Yorke.
Report from the Conference concerning Contribution and Retribution.
Committees appointed to acquaint His Majesty with the Course by the Commons desired to be taken, concerning Tenures and Wardships.
Report made by the Lord Treasurer of that which passed between the Committees of both Houses, at the Meeting upon Saturday last in the Afternoon, concerning the Matter of Contribution and Retribution; whereof his Lordship made an ample Declaration; and therein did particularly mention a Motion propounded by the Committees of the Lower House, That His Majesty might be made acquainted, by some of their Lordships, with such Course as they declared to be desired by the said House of the Commons to be taken concerning Tenures and Wardships; which being thereupon seriously debated amongst the Lords, it was Agreed, That a select Number of their Lordships, hereunder named, should acquaint His Majesty with the said Desire of the Lower House:
L. Archbp. of Cant.
L. Archbp. of Yorke.
L. Privy Seal.
E. of Southampton.
E. of Pembroke.
L. Bp. of London.
L. Bp. of Bath and Wells.
L. St. John.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 27m Februarii, hora 9a.