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, 23 die Octobris:
Exportation of Ordnance.
Preservation of Timber.
It is ORDERED, That the Committees on the Bill, intituled, An Act for the Preservation and Increase of Wood and Timber, shall meet on Saturday, the 27th of this Instant, in the Council Chamber at Whitehall, by Two of the Clock in the Afternoon.
Erection of Common Brewhouses, &c.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Erection of Common Brewhouses, in certain Places needing the same, whereby the Subjects may be much eased in the Point of Carriages at the Time of His Majesty's Progress, and Drunkenness the better suppressed.
E. of Shrewesbury.
L. Bp. of London.
L. Bp. of Petreburgh.
L. Bp. of Chichester.
L. St. John.
Message to the Commons, concerning the Contract with the King touching Wardships, &c.
That the Lords, having entered into Consideration of the Causes of this Assembly, and finding this to be now the Eighth Day of this Session, have thought good to begin with the greatest and most weighty Matter now depending in Deliberation; and, having called to Mind where, and in what State, the Matter of the great Contract with His Majesty, concerning as well Tenures with the Dependents, as of Purveyance and certain other Things, was left at the breaking up of the last Session, and doth now remain, do desire a Conference, by their Committees, whom their Lordships do appoint to be in Number Fifty, with a competent Number of Committees of that House; which their Lordships do with may be on Thursday next, in the Afternoon, at Two of the Clock, in the Painted Chamber, if it may so stand with the Conveniency of that House.
That the House of Commons have entered into Consideration of the Message, and will accordingly, by their Committees, to the Number of One Hundred, give their Lordships Meeting, at the Time and Place prefixed.
Moved by the Lord Chancellor, and accordingly ORDERED, That all the Lords being Members of this House, which are now in Town, and not this Day present, be specially warned and required from the House to give their personal Attendance on Thursday Morning, at the Hour whereunto the Court is adjourned.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in (fn. 1) diem Jovis, 25m Octobris, inter horam 9m et 10m.