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 Lunæ, 11 die Aprilis:
Against wasteful Consumption of Gold.
HODIE 2a vice lecta est Billa, An Act against the vain and wasteful Consumption of Gold and Silver within this Kingdom.
And was referred to Committees: videlicet,
Appointed to meet on Thursday the 14th of this Instant April, at Eight of the Clock in the Morning, in the Painted Chamber.
Prince Palatine and Princess Elizabeth's Bill.
Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act concerning the High and Mighty Prince Frederick, Count Palatine of The Rhene, Duke of Bavaria, of the Sacred Roman Empire Arch-Shewer and Elector, etc. and the High and Mighty Princess the Lady Elizabeth his Wife, Daughter to the King's Majesty, and their Issues.
Sent to the Lower House, by
Mr. Justice Crooke,
Mr. Justice Winch,
Mr. Justice Dodridge,
Mr. Justice Nicholls,
Mr. Doctor Amie,
Mr. Doctor Ridley.
For avoiding Suits in Wills of Land.
Hodie 1a vice lecta est Billa, An Act for the avoiding of Suits and Questions touching Wills of Land.
Lord Willoughby of Eresby's Privilege.
Upon Information this Day unto the Lords Spiritual and Temporal of the High Court of Parliament, That Roger Bradshaw, Servant in ordinary to the Lord Willoughbie of Eresbie, was lately arrested, and taken in Execution, at the Suit and Procurement of Thomas Harrison, Draper, by the Sheriff of Midd. and is as yet kept and detained in Prison, in the Custody of the said Sheriff, or his Bailiff, contrary to the Honour and Privilege of the said Court; it is therefore Ordered by the said Court, That a Writ of Habeas corpus cum causa, shall be directed to the Sheriff of Midd. to bring the Body of the said Roger Bradshaw before their Lordships, in the said High Court, on next, the of this Instant April, by Nine of the Clock.
Dominus Cancellarius continuavit præsens Parliamentum usque in diem Jovis proximum, videlicet, 14m diem instantis Aprilis, hora nona.
Lords take the Oath of Allegiance.
This Day, after the Court was adjourned, the Lords, whose Names are under-written, did, in Presence of the Lord Chancellor, and of a competent Number of the Lords of His Majesty's Privy Council and others, kneeling in the Upper End of the House, freely and voluntarily take the Oath of Allegiance, provided or mentioned in the Parliament, Anno Tertio Domini Jacobi Regis: videlicet,