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, 28 Maii:
Confirmation of Lands to Sir William Smith. Expedit.
THE Proviso added by the Lower House, to Sir William Smithes Bill was read this Day the Second and Third Times, and thereupon the Bill Exped.
To supply the North Parts of London with Water. Expedit.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for Explanation of the Statute, made in the Third Year of the Reign of King James, intituled, An Act for the bringing of a Fresh Stream of Running Water to the North Parts of the City of London.
Desmaistre's Naturalization. Exped.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of James Desmaistres, of the Parish of St. Buttolphes without Algate, and Marie his Wife.
Baron alias Barow's ditto. Exped.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Peter Baron, alias Baro, Doctor in Physick, and Marie his Wife.
St. Saviours, Southwark.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Strengthening, Explanation, and Enlarging, of an Act of Parliament, made in the 32d Year of the Reign of King Henry the Eighth, of Famous Memory, for the Incorporation of Six or Four Churchwardens, in the Parish of St. Saviours, in Southwark.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet,
|Mr. Baron Snigg,||To attend the Lords.|
|Mr. Baron Altham,|
|Mr. Serjeant Crooke,|
|Sir Edward Stanhope,|
|Sir Richard Swale,|
Appointed to meet at the Painted Chamber, upon Tuesday next, the 2d of June, by Eight in the Morning.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the Naturalizing of Fabian Smith.
Lands assured to the King and Queen.
And to the E. of Salisbury.
The Bill, intituled, An Act for the Assurance of the House of Theobaldes, and divers Manors and other Lands, to the Queen's most Excellent Majesty, for Term of Her Life, and of the same House, Manors, and Lands, with other Manors and Lands, to the King's Highness, His Heirs and Successors, and for the Assurance of other Manors and Lands to the Earl of Salisburie and his Heirs, was this Day re-committed to the former Committees, who presently met thereon, and returned the same forthwith to the House, with some few other Amendments, besides those which they added before, all which were read, and appointed by the House to be ingrossed with the Bill; and the same being presently done, the said Bill was read the Third Time, and sent to the Lower House, by Mr. Serjeant Crooke and Mr. Dr. Hone.
E. of Bedford's Privilege. Danson arrested.
Memorandum, That, upon Complaint made this Day to the Court by the Lord St. John, That one John Danson, a Servant in ordinary to the Earl of Bedford, had been of late (in the Time of this Session of Parliament) arrested, at the Suit of one Richard Arnold, of St. Martins in the Fields, within the Liberties of Westminster, Brewer, contrary to the Honour and Privilege of the said Court; and that, by reason thereof, he is in some Restraint of his Liberty, having been inforced to enter into Bonds unto the Sub-Bailiff of Westminster (namely one Rafe Robinson, that arrested him), for his Forth-coming, to be answerable to the said Suit; it was this Day Ordered by the Court, That a Writ of Habeas corpus should be awarded, for the removing of the said John Danson out of any such Restraint as before mentioned, and for the bringing of his Person before the Lords in the Upper House, by the Sheriff of Middlesex, upon Saturday next, the 30th of this Instant, by Nine in the Morning; and that the Serjeant at Arms attending the House should then also bring before the Lords the aforesaid Richard Arnold, to answer for his Contempt and Breach of Privilege of the said Court.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem crastinum, videlicet, 29m Maii, hora 9a et dimidia.