Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 3, 1620-1628. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.
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DIE Martis, videlicet, 24 die Februarii,
Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribuntur, præsentes fuerunt:
p. Carolus Princeps Walliæ, etc.
Message to the House of Commons, concerning the Conference.
PRAYERS said. Then, upon the Prince's Motion, a Message was sent to the House of Commons, to this Effect, by Mr. Attorney General and Mr. Serjeant Fynch: videlicet,
That whereas Yesterday a Meeting between both Houses, to hear a Relation of this great Business, was agreed to be in the Painted Chamber, at Two in the Afternoon this Day;
Their Lordships do now desire the said Meeting to be in the Hall at Whitehall, for that the same Room is better accommodated for their Ease and Hearing.
And to let them understand, That the Prince his Highness is well pleased himself, as Occasion shall require, to assist the Duke of Buckingham, in the Relation of this great Business unto both Houses at their Meeting.
That the Commons render their Lordships many Thanks for this Care of their Ease and Conveniency of Hearing. They do well approve of this Change of Place for their Meeting; and they will meet accordingly at the Time appointed; and that it doth rejoice and much comfort the Hearts of them all, that his Highness will be pleased to do them that Grace as to assist the Duke of Buckingham, in his Relation unto them.
It is Agreed, That the Lord Keeper shall make Report of this Relation of the Duke of Buck.
Hospitals and Work Houses.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the reviving, and making perpetual, of One Act, made in the 39th Year of the Reign of the late Queen Elizabeth, intituled, An Act of erecting of Hospitals, and Abiding and Working Houses, for the Poor.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est eadem Billa, and committed to the
L. Archbp. of Cant.
E. of Dorsett.
L. Bp. of Covent. et Lich.
To meet presently, in the Little Committee Chamber.
This Committee being returned, the Lord Archbishop of Cant. reported, That their Lordships found the Bill fit to pass, with One small Amendment; the which Amendment was presently Twice read, and the Bill Ordered to be ingrossed accordingly.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Continuance of Hospitals and Free Schools.
Lords Leave to be absent.
Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem craftinum, videlicet, vicesimum quintum diem instantis Februarii, hora 9a, Dominis sic decernentibus.