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, 9 die Aprilis:
Prince Palatine and Princess Elizabeth's Bill.
THIS Day, the Amendments of the Title of the Count Palatine, upon and in the Bill concerning his Highness, and the High and Mighty Princess the Lady Elizabeth his Wife, Daughter to the King's Majesty, and their Issues, was, with the general Allowance and Agreement of the House, read.
Hodie 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act concerning the High and Mighty Prince Frederick, Count Palatine of Rhene, Duke of Bavaria, of the Sacred Roman Empire Arch-shewer and Elector, etc. and, by common Consent of all the Lords, appointed to be ingrossed.
Absent Lords excused.
Excuse made by the Lord Chancellor, for the Absence of the Lord Bishop of Bristoll, the Lord Stanhope, and Lord Cavendish, by reason of present Indisposition of Health in their Lordships.
Lords who have Proxies to enter them.
The Lord Chancellor wished, and moved the Lords, That such as make Proxies should record them.
Lords summoned, and who don't appear.
Likewise, That Notice be taken of such Lords as have received Writs of Summons, and do not appear, to the End His Majesty may be informed thereof.
Lords who on account of Sickness don't attend.
And, That Notice be also taken of such Lords as be sick, and cannot attend.
All Lords to take the Oath of Allegiance, who have not yet done it.
The Lord Chancellor signified to the House, That if any Lord, or Lords, be here, that have not already taken the Oath of Allegiance, His Majesty's Pleasure to be, that he and they do take it, according to the Statute, which appointeth the same to be to them ministred by Six of the Council at the least, whereof certain to be of the Quorum.
Against wasteful Consumption of Gold.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against the vain and wasteful Consumption of Gold and Silver within this Kingdom.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Lunæ, videlicet, 11m diem Aprilis, hora 9a.