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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Bills brought in this Session.
Bills brought in this Session.
An Act for enabling of the Right Honourable Dutton Lord Gerard, Baron of Gerards Bromley, to make a Jointure to any Wife which he shall hereafter marry, and to make Provision for any his Younger Children; and for the better securing of Portions and Limitation of Maintenance for Alce Gerard, Francis Gerard, and Elizabeth Gerard, Sisters of the said Dutton Lord Gerard, and Daughters of the late Right Honourable Gilbert Lord Gerard, deceased.
An Act for Assurance of a Jointure to Dame Frances, Wife of Sir Thomas Nevill, Knight, Son and Heir apparent of Sir Henry Nevill, Knight, Lord Bergavenny; and to enable the same Lord and Sir Thomas to sell certain Lands, for Payment of their Debts; and Preferment of their Younger Children.
An Act for the draining and recovering of about Three Hundred and Three Score Thousand Acres of Fenny Drowned Grounds, lying together in the Counties of Huntingdon, Cambridge, with the Isle of Ely, Norffolke, Suffolke, North'ton, and Lincolne, unto the South Side of the River of Gleane.
An Act for the better Explanation and Enlarging of a former Act, made in the First Year of the Reign of King James, intituled, An Act for new Executions to be sued against any which shall hereafter be delivered out of Execution by Privilege of Parliament, and for Discharge of them out of whose Custody such Persons shall be delivered.
An Act for the Restitution in Blood of Carewe Raleigh, Son of Sir Walter Raleigh, Knight, late attainted of High Treason; and for Confirmation of certain Letters Patents made by our late Sovereign Lord King James to John Earl of Bristol, by the Name of John Digby, Knight.
An Act for the better Preservation of the Mine of Salt-petre, and Increase of the Means of making Saltpetre, and of the Ease of the Subject from those Grievances they now bear, by digging their Houses and taking their Carriages for and about Salt-petre.
An Act for the Establishing and Confirming of the Foundation of the Hospital of King James, founded in Charter House, in the County of Midd. at the humble Petition, and only Costs and Charges, of Thomas Sutton, Esquire, and of the Possessions thereof.
An Act for the Maintenance and Increase of Shipping and Navigation; and for the Free Liberty of Fishing, and Fishing Voyages, to be made and performed in and upon the Seas, Sea-coasts, and Places of Newefound. Virginia, New-England, and other the Seas, Seacoasts, and Parts of America.
An Act for the re-estating certain Manors, Lands, and Tenements, in the County of Somersett, late of William Morgan, of Penrose, in the County of Monmoth, Esquire, and discharging the Trust concerning them.
An Act for the Amendment of a Word casually mistaken and mis-written in an Act of Parliament holden at Westm. the 19th Day of February, in the 21st Year of the Reign of our late Sovereign Lord King James, of England, intituled, An Act to enable Vincent Lowe, of Denbigh, Esquire, to sell Part of his Lands, for Payment of his Debts.
An Act for the Naturalizing of John Aldersey, Mary Aldersey, now the Wife of Robert Crane, Anne Aldersey, Elizabeth Aldersey, and Margaret Aldersey, Children of Samuell Aldersey, of the City of London, Esquire.
An Act concerning the Title, Name, and Dignity of Earl of Arundell; and for the annexing the Castle, Honour, Manor, and Lordship of Arundell, in the County of Sussex, with divers Baronies, and other Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, being Parcel of the Possessions of Thomas Earl of Arundell and Surrey, Earl Marshal of England, to the same Title, Name, and Dignity.
An Act for the Explanation of a Branch of the Statute, made in the Third Year of the Reign of our late Sovereign Lord King James, intituled, An Act for the better discovering and repressing of Popish Recusants.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Isaac Ashley, Henry Ashley, Children and Sons of Sir Jacob Ashley, Knight, one of the younger Sons of Isaac Ashley, late of Melton Constable, in the County of Norff. Esquire, deceased.
An Act for the better Settling and Confirmation of the Estates and Customs of the Customary Tenants of the Right Honourable Henry now Lord Morley and Lord Mounteagle, Baron of Rye, within the Manor of Horneby, and elsewhere, within the Townships of Tatham, Gressingham, and Eskrigg, in the County Palatine of Lancaster.
An Act for the Naturalizing of John Trumball and Anne Trumball, Children of William Trumball, Esquire, and William Bere, Edward Bere, and Sidney Bere, Sons of John Bere, Esquire, and Samuel Wentworth, Son of William Wentworth, of Dover, Merchant.
An Act for the Establishing of the Estates of the Tenants of Bromfield and Yale, in the County of Denbigh, and of the Tenures, Rents, and Services thereupon reserved, according to a late Composition made for the same with the King's most Excellent Majesty.