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 Sabbati, videlicet, 12 die Maii:
Maintenance of Husbandry.
HODIE 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the continuing and better Maintenance of Husbandry, and other Manual Occupations, by the true Employment of Monies given, and to be given, for the binding out of Apprentices.
Moor-burning in the Northern Counties.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against Burning of Ling and Heath, and other Moor-burning, in the Counties of York, Durham, Northumb' lande, Cumb' lande, Westmerland, Lancaster, Darby, Nottingham, and Leicester, at unseasonable Times of the Year.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet,
Appointed to meet on Saturday next, the 19th of this Instant May, by Eight of the Clock in the Morning, in the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence.
Absent Lords excused.
The Lord Archbishop of Canterb. excused by the Lord Chancellor for Absence, occasioned by Sickness.
The Lord Privy Seal excused the Absence of the Lord Steward, for the same Cause.
Bladwell's, Hasden's, &c. Naturalization.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Richard Bladwell, John Bladwell, and Robert Bladwell, the Sons of John Bladwell, an Englishman, George Hasden and John Hasden the Sons, and Martyn Hasden the Wife, of John Hasden, an Englishman, Elizabeth Cradock and Ann Cradock, the Daughters of William Cradock, an Englishman, Jane alias Janekin Carstens, and Elizabeth Van Buechton.
Canons Ecclesiastical not confirmed by Parliament.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act restraining the Execution of Canons Ecclesiastical not confirmed by Parliament.
To disunite the Parsonages of Ashe and Dean.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the disuniting of the Parsonages of Ashe and Deane, within the County of South'ton, being presentative, and with Cure of Souls.
For assuring the Isle of Man.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the assuring and establishing of the Isle of Man.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 14m Maii, hora nona.