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, 13o Junii, 1604
The Bill for the Continuance, and due Observation, of certain Orders for the Exchequer, first set down and established by virtue of a Privy Seal from the late Queen Elizabeth's Time : - First Reading.
The Bill for the Avoiding of Multiplicity of Leases, made by Archbishops, and Bishops, of such Lands and Possessions as are belonging to their Archbishopricks or Bishopricks . - Second Reading, and committed. - Sir Tho. Hobby, Sir Wm. Fleetwood, Mr. Solicitor, Mr. Yelverton, D. James, Sir Timothie Whittingham, Mr. Wyseman, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Sir Jo. Savill, Sir Peter Manwood, Sir Jo. Thynne, Mr. Fuller, Sir Herbert Crofts, Sir Fr. Barrington, Sir Jo. Bennett, Sir Jo. Boys: - Friday, Temple.
Ly. Kildare's Letters Patents.
The Bill for Confirmation of Letters Patents made to the Right honourable Charles Earl of Nottingham, Lord Admiral of England, Thomas Earl of Suffolk, Lord Chamberlain of the King's Household, Sir John Leveson and Sir John Trevor, Knights, for the Use and Benefit of the Lady Frances Dowager of Kildare, and now Wife of Henry, late Lord Cobham attainted: - Third Reading, with Amendments; and passed, upon the Question,
Tonage and Poundage.
The Bill of Tonage, &c. being, upon the third Reading, re-committed, brought in by Sir Tho. Hobby.; and a Proviso, for Chester, offered by Mr. Lawton. The Proviso twice read; urged to be put to the Question, but refused.
Added to the former Committee: Mr. Brock, Sir Rich. Bulkley, Sir Rich. Luson, Sir Tho. Holcroft, Sir Roger Aston, Mr. Diett, Mr. Holt, Sir Fr. Hastings, Sir Herbert Crofts, Sir Jo. Savill, Sir Rob. Mansfield, Sir Edw. Mountague, Sir Antho. Rowse, Sir Walter Rice: - To-morrow Morning, Committee Chamber.
Added to the Committee of Homage: Mr. Martin, Mr. Crewe, Mr. Solicitor, Sir Bernard Whytston, Mr. Tate, Mr. Yelverton, Serjeant Shirley, Mr. Noye, Mr. Fanshawe, Sir Jo. Savill, Mr. Brock, Sir Wm. Burlacye, Sir Geo. Smyth, Sir John Specott: - Friday, Temple Hall.