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Author: Petyt, George.
Title: Lex parliamentaria, or, A treatise of the law and custom of the parliaments of England by G.P., Esq. ... ; with an appendix of a case in Parliament between Sir Francis Goodwyn and Sir John Fortescue, for the knights place for the county of Bucks, I Jac. I., from an original French manuscript, translated into English.
Publication info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: Lex parliamentaria, or, A treatise of the law and custom of the parliaments of England by G.P., Esq. ... ; with an appendix of a case in Parliament between Sir Francis Goodwyn and Sir John Fortescue, for the knights place for the county of Bucks, I Jac. I., from an original French manuscript, translated into English.
Petyt, George.

London: Printed for Tim. Goodwin ..., 1690.
Alternate titles: Lex parliamentaria. English
Notes:
Translation of: Lex parliamentaria.
Advertisement: [4] p. at end.
Reproduction of original in Library of Congress.
Subject terms:
Goodwin, Francis, -- Sir, -- 16th/17th cent.
Fortescue, John, -- Sir, -- 1531?-1607.
England and Wales. -- Parliament -- Rules and practice.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A54631.0001.001

Contents
title page
TO THE Most Supreme Court OF THE KINGDOM, THE PARLIAMENT OF England:
THE PREFACE TO THE READER.
THE HEADS Of the several CHAPTERS Contained in this TREATISE.
The NAMES of the AUTHORS quoted in this TREATISE.
CHAP. I. The Parliament.
CHAP. II. Power of Parliament.
CHAP. III. House of Lords.
CHAP. IV. Power of the House of Lords.
CHAP. V. House of Commons.
CHAP. VI. Power of the House of Commons.
CHAP. VII. Power of Parliament over their own Members.
CHAP. VIII. Concerning Elections of Members.
CHAP. IX. Who may be Electors.
CHAP. X. Who may be Elected.
CHAP. XI. Returns of Sheriffs, &c. And Amendments of Returns.
CHAP. XII. Election of the Speaker.
CHAP. XIII. Business of the Speaker.
CHAP. XIV. Order to be observed in the House.
CHAP. XV. Orders of the House.
CHAP. XVI. Passing of Bills.
CHAP. XVII. Concerning Committees.
CHAP. XVIII. The Order and Power of Grand Committees.
CHAP. XIX. Concerning standing Com∣mittees.
CHAP. XX. A Session of Parliament.
CHAP. XXI. The proper Laws and Cu∣stoms of Parliament.
CHAP. XXII. Priviledge of Parliament.
APPENDIX.
BOOKS Printed for, and sold by Timothy Goodwin at the Mai∣den-head against St. Dunstan's Church in Fleetstreet.