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 Martis, videlicet, 13 Martii:
Confirmation of Decrees in the Exchequer and Dutchy Court of Copyhold Lands, etc.
HODIE. 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Confirmation of Decrees, hereafter to be made, in the Exchequer Chamber and Dutchy Court, concerning Customary or Copyhold Lands or Tenements.
Confirmation of a Decree concerning the Copyholders of Edmonton.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Confirmation of a Decree, made in the Court of Exchequer Chamber, between the King's Majesty and the Copyholders of His Majesty's Manor of Edelmeton, alias Edmunton, in the County of Middlesex.
Restitution of Brooke's Children.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Restitution in Blood of the Son and Two Daughters of Georg Brooke, late attainted of High Treason.
Bills from the House of Commons.
Hodie allatæ sunt octo Billæ a Domo Communi, presented by Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer and others:
1. An Act for the Encouragement of many Poor People, in Cumbreland and Westmerland, and in the Towns and Parishes of Carptmeale, Hauksteed, and Broughton, in the County of Lancaster, to continue their Trade of making Cogware, Kendals, Carptmeals, and Coarse Cottons.
2. An Act for the Sale of Part of the Lands of William Essex, of Lamborn, in the County of Berkes, Esquire, for the Payment of his Debts, and settling the Residue upon himself and his Posterity.
3. An Act for the Naturalizing of Mrs. Jane Drummond, Gentlewoman of Her Majesty's Bed-chamber. Prima vice lecta.
4. 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.
Returned with an Amendment, which was presently Twice read; and thereupon the said Amendment appointed to be ingrossed in the Body of the Bill.
5. An Act for the perfect Creation and Confirmation of certain Copyhold Lands, in the Honour, Castle, Manor, or Lordship of Clitherow, or in the several Manors or Lordships of Derbie, Accarington, Colve, and Ightenbill, in the County of Lancaster. Returned, Expedit.
6. An Act for Restitution to be granted, in certain Cases, upon Entries with Force, or holding with Force.
7. An Act for the Reviving of Part of a former Act, made in the Fourth Year of King Edward the Fourth, That no Stranger or Alien should buy any English Horns unwrought; and that the Wardens of the Horners of the City of London, for the Time being, should have Power to search all Manner of Wares appertaining to their Mystery, in London, and Twenty-four Miles on every Side of it.
8. An Act for the Confirmation of the Sale and Conveyance of divers Manors, Lordships, Liberties, and other Hereditaments, late Henry Jernegan's, Esquire, made by Sir Thomas Hirne, Knight, Christopher Hirne, Gentleman, and Clement Hirne, Esquire, unto Sir John Hevenningham, Knight, and Dame Bridgett his Wife.
The Two Bills concerning Edmunton, and Naturalizing of Johannekin Greensmith, were sent to the Lower House, by Sir Geo. Coppin and Dr. Amye.
Upon Signification given to the House, That one Reeve, a Servant in ordinary to the Lord Archbishop of Cant. had been of late arrested, at the Suit of one John Addams, of the Parish of Alhallowes in London, Barber-Surgeon; it was Ordered by the Lords, That the said Addams should be brought before the Lords, in the House, by the Serjeant at Arms attending the same, upon Thursday next, the 15th of March, by Nine of the Clock in the Morning, to answer for his Contempt in that Behalf.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Jovis, videlicet, 15m Martii, hora 9a.