House of Lords Journal Volume 2: 4 February 1598

Pages 223-224

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, 4 die Februarii,

Domini tam Spirituales quam Temporales, quorum nomina subscribuntur, præsentes fuerunt:

p. Archiepus. Cantuar.
Archiepus. Eborum.
p. Epus. London.
Epus. Dunelme.
p. Epus. Winton.
Epus. Assaphen.
Epus. Carlioll.
p. Epus. Roffen.
p. Epus. Coven. et Lichfield.
Epus. Glocest.
p. Epus. Peterburgen.
Epus. Hereforde.
p. Epus. Wigorn.
p. Epus. Bathon. et Wellen.
Epus. Menevcn.
p. Epus. Norwicen.
p. Epus. Landaven.
p. Epus. Cestren.
p. Epus. Cicestren.
p. Thomas Egerton, Miles, Ds. Custos Mag. Sigilli.
Ds. Burghley, Ds. Thesaurarius Angliæ.
Marchio Winton.
Comes Oxon. Mag. Camerarius Angl.
p. Comes Essex, Mag. Marescall. Angliæ.
Comes Notingham, Mag. Senescallus.
Comes Northumbr.
p. Comes Sallopp.
Comes Derbie.
Comes Kancie.
Comes Wigorn.
p. Comes Rutland.
Comes Cumberland.
Comes Sussex.
Comes Huntingdon.
Comes Bathon.
Comes Southampton.
p. Comes Bedford.
Comes Pembrooke.
Comes Hartforde.
p. Comes Lincolne.
p. Vicecomes Bindon.
p. Ds. Hunsdon, Camerarius.
Ds. Audley.
p. Ds. Zouche.
Ds. Willoughbie Eresbie.
Ds. Lawarr.
Ds. Berkley.
p. Ds. Morley.
p. Ds. Cobham.
p. Ds. Stafford.
Ds. Grey de Wilton.
Ds. Scroope.
p. Ds. Dudley.
Ds. Lumley.
p. Ds. Stourton.
Ds. Mountioye.
p. Ds. Darcie de Menell.
p. Ds. Sandes.
p. Ds. Windsor.
Ds. Mordaunt.
Ds. Crumwell.
Ds. Evre.
p. Ds. Wharton.
p. Ds. Riche.
Ds. Willoughby Parham.
Ds. Sheffield.
p. Ds. Darcie de Chiche.
p. Ds. Northe.
Ds. Chandois.
p. Ds. St. John de Bletsoe.
p. Ds. Buckhurst.
Ds. Compton.
Ds. Norreys.
p. Ds. Howard de Walden.


Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Reformation of Retailing Brokers and other Pawn-takers.

Northern Cloth.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against the deceitful Stretching and Taintering of Northern Cloth.

Reviving Laws expiring.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Reviving, Continuance, Explanation, Perfecting, and Repealing, of divers Statutes.

The said Three Bills abovementioned sent to the Lower House; of which the Two latter were returned for their Consideration of certain Amendments and Provisos added by their Lordships.

Soldiers and Mariners.

Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the further Continuance and Explanation of an Act for the necessary Relief of Soldiers and Mariners, made in the Thirty-fifth Year of the Queen's Majesty's Reign, that now is.

And was referred to Committees: videlicet,

L. Marshal.
E. of Bedford.
E. of Lincolne.
L. Viscount Bindon.
L. Bp. of London.
L. Bp. of Winchester.
L. Chamberlain.
L. Cobham.
L. Northe.
L. St. Johns.
L. Buckhurst.
L. Thomas Howard.

Mr. Serjeant Drew, to attend.

Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, presently, who forthwith returned the said Bill, with some Amendments; which Amendments were Twice Read, and thereupon commanded to be written in Paper, ready for a Third Reading.


Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Confirmation of Letters Patents granted by the Queen's Majesty, to the Mayor, Sheriffs, Citizens, and Commonalty, of the City of Lincolne, in the Thirty-ninth Year of Her Highness's Reign, for the taking of Acknowledgment of Statutes Merchants.

And was referred to Committees: videlicet,

E. of Shrewsbury.
E. of Rutland.
L. Bp. of Bathe and Wells.
L. Bp. of Chester.
L. Zowche.
L. Windsor.
L. Wharton.
L. Riche.

Mr. Justice Clinch to attend.

Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, upon Monday next, the 6th of this Instant, in the Morning, before the House sit.

G. de Malynes, and J. Hunger.

Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act concerning Garrett de Malynes and John Hunger, Merchants, Strangers.

Lady Sandes.

The Proviso added in the Lower House to the Bill, concerning the Jointure of Christian Lady Sandes, was this Day read.

Overflown Lords in Norfolk.

The Proviso thought meet by the Committees on the Bill concerning the Draining and Recovery from the Water of certain Overflown Grounds, in the County of Norfolk, was this Day Twice read, and thereupon commanded to be ingrossed.


A Motion made by the Lord Buckhurst, That the County of Sussex might be added to the General Bill of Surrounded Grounds.

Somerset and Essex.

The like Motion made by the Lord Northe and others, for the Counties of Somersett and Essex; whereunto the House assented, and the said Three Counties were accordingly added to the rest.


Dominus Custos Magni Sigilli continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Lunæ, hora nona.