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 Jovis, videlicet, 15 Maii:
Message to the Commons. Exportation of Beer.
MESSAGE to the Lower House, by Mr. Serjeant Crooke and Sir Richard Swale: That, in regard the Committees of both Houses on the Bill concerning the Transportation of Beer over the Seas could not meet Yesterday (as was formerly appointed), by reason of their Attendance at Court on the King's Majesty, they would therefore give Meeting to the Lords Committees for Conference on the said Bill, To-morrow, being Friday, 16 May, at the Painted Chamber, by Three in the Afternoon.
Answered, That they will be ready to attend the Conference, at the Time and Place prefixed.
Hodie allata est Billa a Domo Communi, presented by Mr. Secretary Herbert, accompanied with many others:
Subsidies, &c. by the Temporalty.
An Act for the Grant of Three Entire Subsidies, and Six Fifteenths and Tenths, granted by the Temporalty. Prima vice lecta.
Hodie allata est Billa a Domo Communi, likewise presented by Mr. Secretary Herbert and others:
Subsidies by the Clergy. Expedit.
An Act for Confirmation of the Subsidies granted by the Clergy. Returned, Exped.
Establishment of Religion.
The Bill, intituled, An Act for the more sure Establishing and Continuance of True Religion, returned to the House by the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury, the first of the Committees, with certain Amendments agreed upon by the greater Number of the said Committees.
Manor of Rye settled on Throckmorton.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Settling of the Manor of Rie, in the Counties of Glocester and of Worcester, upon William Throckmorton, Esquire, and his Heirs, according to a Feoffment thereof made by Charles late Earl of Devonshire.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet,
Appointed to meet at the Little Chamber, near the Parliament Presence, upon Monday next, the 19th of this Instant May, by Eight in the Morning. The Bill delivered to the Lord Treasurer.
Warning to be given to the Parties whom the Bill concerneth, to attend the Lords Committees (with their Counsel Learned, if they shall so think good), at the said Time and Place prefixed; at what Time they shall be heard, in aught they have to say concerning the said Bill.
Paving Drurylane and St. Giles's.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for paving of Drurie Lane, and the Town of St. Giles in the Fields, within the County of Middlesex.
Exportation of undressed Cloth.
The Bill, intituled, An Act to restrain the Transportation of Coloured Cloths undressed, was this Day brought into the House, by the Lord Treasurer, the first of the Committees; who made Report to the House, That the said Committees, having met again this Day on the said Bill, and heard at great Length as well the Governor and others of the Company of Merchants Adventurers, as also sundry of the Clothiers, and other Persons whom the Bill might concern, did find (upon deliberate Consideration of all Particulars that had been alledged) the Bill utterly unfit to be farther proceeded in.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in horam secundam post meridiem.
DIE Jovis, videlicet, 15 Maii, in pomeridiano:
Subsidies by the Temporalty.
HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Grant of Three Entire Subsidies and Six Fifteenths and Tenths, granted by the Temporalty.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Saturni, videlicet, 17th instantis Maii, hora 8a.