[8 December 1597]

Secunda dies parliamenti

Procedure: preamble

Parliamentum continuatum dicti excellentissimi principis Jacobi sexti Scotorum regis tentum apud Edinburgh octavo die mensis Decembris anno Domini millesimo quingentesimo nonagesimo septimo, per dominos commissarios subscriptos, viz Petrum episcopum Dunkeldensem, Edwardum commendatarium de Kinloss, Johannem commendatarium de Halyrudhous, Robertum dominum Seytoun, Alexandrum dominum Urquhart, Marcum dominum Newbuttill, Henricum Nesbit prepositum de Edinburgh, et Nicolaum Cornwall de Banhard prepositum de Lynlytgow, commissarios parliamenti per commissionem supremi domini nostri regis specialiter constitutos, unacum dictis Thoma Scott deputato mariscalli, Jacobo Tarbett deputato constabularii, Johanne Fraser et Daniele Grahame deputatis vicecomitis de Edinburgh, et Gulielmo Wischart adjudicatore.

  1. NAS, PA2/15, f.59r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/15, f.59r. Back
Procedure: calling of the rolls

The saidis lordis commissionaris of parliament ordinis that the haill schireffs, provestis and bailleis of burrowes, commissionaris of parliament and all utheris that aucht sute and presens to be daylie callit ay and quhill oure soverane lord compeir personalie in this present parliament to the cheising of the lordis of articlis, and that the names of thame quha comperis be writtin, to the effect the saidis lordis of articlis may be chosin furth of the samyn and that the absentis may be unlawit conforme to the lawes of this realme.

  1. NAS, PA2/15, f.59r. Back
  2. NAS, PA2/15, f.59r. Back