Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Mercurii, 10 Martii
E. of Hertford's, &c. Estate.
to Sir Rob. Philips, Sir Hen. Poole, Mr. Hungerford, Sir Edw. Gyles, Mr. Coryton, Sir Jo. Drake, Mr. Syms, Mr. Whitwicke, Mr. Winckfeild, Mr. Solicitor, Mr. Crompton, Mr. Kirton, Sir Nevill Poole, Sir Tho. Morgan, Sir Jo. Elliot, Sir Walter Pye, Sir Jo. Walter, Mr. Drake, Mr. Weare.
Committed to Sir Ed. Cooke, Sir Dud. Digs, Mr. Brooke, Mr. Recorder, Attorney Wards, Mr. Mountacue, Mr. Hatcher, Sir Tho. Midleton, Sir Tho. Grantham, Knights, Burgesses Lincolne, Sir Lewis Watson, Mr. Bateman, Sir Will. Strode: - Saturday, Two a Clock, Court of Wards.
Attainted Persons Debts.
L. 2. An Act for Making the Estates of attainted Persons liable to the Payment of their due and just Debts: - Committed to Sir Ed. Coke, Mr. Solicitor, Mr. Recorder, Mr. Cooke, Sir Jo. Walter, Sir Will. Spencer, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Fra. Barrington, Sir Will. Massam, Attorney Wards, Sir Dud. Digs, Sir Nath. Rich, Mr. Brooke, Chancellor Duchy, Mr. Tho. Fanshaw, Sir Tho. Grymes: - To-morrow, Two a Clock, Court of Wards.
L. 2. An Act for Relief of Patentees, Tenants, and Farmers, of Crown Lands and Duchy Lands : - Committed to Sir Edw. Cooke, Mr. Solicitor, Mr. Recorder, Mr. Whitfeild, Mr. Weare, Sir Jo. Walter, Mr. Brooke, Mr. Tho. Fanshaw, Sir Geo. Moore, Attorney Wards: Presently, Committee Chamber.
Sir Edwin Sandys reports from the general Committee for Trade. - They desire that the Merchant Adventurers may be ordered to bring in all their Patents, and Orders made upon them; and then to have some to make a Breviate of those Patents. - The Patent of the East-land Company much complained of: - To have this brought in, and the Orders of it.
Ordered, upon Question, That a Serjeant at Arms shall be sent for Sir Tho. Gerrard; and to have Power to search any Places, where it is like he may be harboured. His Servants also to be sent for, and his Horses to be stayed.
Monmouth heard Yesterday; and received this Morning a Petition. Mr. Will. Steward returned ; and they think his Election good. The Exceptions against him, because a Scotchman, and not naturalized. - Forborn to come into the House, till he had Leave. The Case of one Levinus Munke, a Wallone, and Denizen, returned, and sat here; and so Sir Horace Palevesine. - The Committee delivered no Opinion in it. -
Scotchman returned, not naturalized.
Sir Dud. Digs: - In that Parliament, when Bacon Attorney, in question, whether he ought to sit here, or no : Over-ruled, he ought not; yet, in Favour to him, he was suffered to sit here; and an express Order, that never any other Attorney after should. - To do the like by this Gentleman.
Sir Edw. Cooke: - No Alien, denizated, ought to sit here. - Tros, Tyriusque, mihi nullo discrimine habetur. - The other passed sub silentio. Some sit here, that are under Age, and ought not to sit here, because not questioned.
Members make Election, &c.
Bills from Lords.
The Lords, whereas they received hence Seven Bills, have used that Expedition, that some of them passed, and others committed. - One returned back, with One Amendment, - One Word; - Sir Hor. Vere his Bill: - And have sent down One other Bill of Hospitals : - Since it passed, observed One Omission; which they recommend to the Care of this House.