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, 26 Junii:
HODIE 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Adam Newton, Esquire.
Tebold to make a Jointure, &c.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to enable John Tebold, Gentleman, to make his Wife a Jointure of certain of his Lands, and to sell some Part for Preferment of his younger Children.
Jesuits, Recusants, &c.
The said Bill sent to the Lower House, for their Consideration of the Proviso added by their Lordships, together with the Bill against Jesuits, Seminary Priests, Recusants, &c. Sent by Mr. Dr. Stanhope and Sir John Tindale.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Relief of Thomas Lovell, Esquire. This is a Second Bill of that Title, brought in by the Committees.
Charges of the King's Houshold.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Assignment of certain Sums of Money, for the defraying of the Charges of the King's most Honourable Houshold.
Continuing and reviving Laws, &c.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for continuing and reviving of divers Statutes, and for Repeal of some others.
Upon this Second Reading of the said Bill, it was moved, and assented unto by the House, That a Conference should be had with certain selected Committees of the Lower House, concerning the said Bill; and thereupon the Lords undernamed were appointed Committees for this House on that Bill: videlicet,
E. of Northumberland.
E. of Shrewsburie.
E. of Lincolne.
L. Bp. of Chichester.
L. Bp. of Salisburie.
L. Bp. of Hereford.
L. Bp. of Norwiche.
L. Darcie of Chiche.
L. St. John.
Lord Chief Justice of England,
Mr. Justice Walmisley,
Mr. Justice Fenner,
Mr. Baron Savile,
Mr. Serjeant Crooke,
Mr. Attorney General,
|To attend the Lords.|
It was intended, that the Conference should have been this Afternoon, and the Message so given to be delivered; but, because the House of the Commons was risen before the Message could be delivered, it was deferred till Saturday. Place, the Outward Chamber.
L. Mountague. committed to The Fleet.
This Day, the Matter was renewed, and brought in Question again, touching the Lord Viscount Mountagu; and, forasmuch as it hath been judged and determined by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal, That the said Lord Viscount Mountagu hath, on Monday, the 25th of this Instant Month, given great Cause of Scandal and Offence to the said House, and to the whole State, by undertaking (under Pretence of speaking to a Bill concerning the Punishment of Jesuits, Seminary Priests, and Recusants) the direct Defence and Maintenance of the Popish Religion, and to inveigh, in open House of Parliament, against the whole State of Religion established in this Realm; and that the said Lord Viscount Mountagu hath deserved to be severely censured and punished for the same; it is therefore Ordered, by the Lords Spiritual and Temporal in the said House, That the said Lord Viscount Mountague shall be committed to the Prison of The Fleet, and there remain until further Order shall be taken concerning him; and thereupon the Warden of The Fleet was sent for, and required to take the said Lord Viscount Mountagu into his Custody, and so to detain him, until he should receive Order from their Lordships to the contrary.
The Bill, intituled, An Act for the Well-garbling of Spices, was brought into the House, by the Lord Treasurer, the first of the Committees, with a Proviso offered to be added.
Process in Ecclesiastical Courts.
The said Lord Treasurer did present to the House Two other Bills, which remained in his Hands, as first of the Committees on the said Bills: videlicet, The Bills concerning the Process and Proceedings in Ecclesiastical Courts, and for Confirmation of Letters Patents; excusing himself that, by reason of other important Service for His Majesty, he could not give Meeting unto the rest of the Committees on the said Bills; whereupon the first of them was delivered to the Earl of Northampton, and the other to the Lord Chamberlain; and the Meeting of the Committees on both the Bills appointed to be To-morrow, being Wednesday, the 27th of June, at the Outward Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, by Two in the Afternoon.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in horam tertiam post meridiem hujus diei.
DIE Martis, videlicet, 26 die Junii, post meridiem hora tertia:
HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Adam Newton, Esquire; appointed to be ingrossed.
Earl of Marr, &c. ditto.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of John Earl of Marr, his Wife and Children.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Repair of Dover Haven.
Mildernex and Pouldavies.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against the deceitful and false making of Mildernex, and Pouldavies, whereof Sail-Cloths for the Navy, and other Shipping, be made.
Clergy from Manslaughter.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act to take away the Benefit of Clergy from some kind of Man-slaughter.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the true measuring of Oats, which shall be bought and sold within the Realm of England and Wales.
Married Men prohibited to reside with their Families in the Universities, &c.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act prohibiting the Resiance of Married Men, with their Wives and Families, in Colleges, Cathedral - Churches, CollegiateHouses, and Halls, of the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Relief of Thomas Lovell, Esquire.
Charges of the King's Household. Exped.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Assignment of certain Sums of Money, for defraying of the Charges of the King's most Honourable Houshold.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 27m Junii, hora tertia post meridiem.