Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Saturni, 16 die Junii, 1604
THE Bill against Brokers, secondly read, and commited to Mr. Wyseman, Sir H. Billingsley, Mr. Johnson, Mr. Fuller, Mr. James, Sir Tho. Freak, Mr. Cole, Mr. Edwards, Mr. Teye, Sir Jo. Heigham, Mr. Recorder of London, Sir Jo. Thynne, Sir Fr. Barrington Mr. Moore, Mr. Hyde, Sir Philip Kighley, Sir Nich. Saunders, Sir Tho. Hobby: - Wednesday, Temple.
The Bill for the Sale of Edward Downes his Lands for Payment of his Debts : - The third Reading; and a Proviso offered by Sir Jo. Heigham, by Consent of the Parties. The Proviso twice read, and ingrossed; and after the Bill, and Proviso, upon the Question, passed.
Leave of Absence.
The Bill against unlawful Hunting and Taking of Deer and Conies; - First Reading: - Secondly read, and committed to the former Committees in Hunting Bills. These added: Sir Valentyne Knightley, Sir John Hollice, Sir Roland Litton, Sir Rich. Bulkley, Mr. Edw. Francis, Sir Tho. Ridgeway, Sir Wm. Strowd, Sir Edw. Ratcliffe, Sir Jo. Thynne, Sir Edw. Littleton, Mr. Alford, Sir Geo. Manors, Sir Antho. Rowse, Sir Barnard Whytstone, Sir Nich. Saunders, Sir Herbert Crofts, Sir Tho. Hobby, Mr. Ryvers, Sir Rob. Needham, Mr. Noye: - Monday, Temple.
The Bill for Reformation of certain Abuses in ecclesiastical Courts and Causes, secondly read, and committed - Mr. D. James, Sir John Bennett, Sir Fr. Hastings, Sir Fr. Bacon, Mr. Toby Matthewe, Sir Wm. Strowd, Sir Jo. Hollice, Mr. Fr. Moore, Sir Wm. Wray, Mr. Fuller, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Roland Litton, Sir Tho. Hobby, Sir Barnard Whytston, Sir Jo. Heigham, Sir Dan. Dun, Sir Edw. Lewknor, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Sir Geo. Fleetewood, Sir John Jeffrey, Sir Wm. Bulstrod, Mr. Solicitor, Sir John Hungerford, Mr. Crewe, Mr. Yelverton, Sir Wm. Morrice, Sir Tho. Mounson, Sir Fr. Barrington, Sir Jo. Boys, Mr. Tate, Sir Nich. Saunders, Sir Tho. Freak, Sir Jonathan Trelawny, Mr. Herbert Pelham, Sir Edw. Hext, Sir Jo. Scott, Sir Jo. Thynne, Sir Charles Cornwallys: - Tuesday, Temple. - Delivered to Mr. Pelham.
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: - Third Reading, and passed, upon the Question.
The Bill for the Assignment of certain Sums of Money, for the Defraying of the Charges of the King's most honourable Houshold, brought in, as imperfect, from the Committee ; and the Parties interested to bring in a new Bill.
Person sent for.
Bills from Lords.
Mr. D. Stanhope, and Mr. D. Swale bring from the Lords Three Bills : The Bill for the Naturalizing of Sir John Kenneddy, Knight: The Bill for the Jointure of Martin Calthorp, Gentleman, &c. with Amendments : The Bill for Rogues and Vagabonds, with Amendments.
Committee to attend the King.
Leave of Absence.
Sir Chro. Hilyard, Knight, Burgess for the Town of Heydon, in Holdernes, in the County of York, is this Day licensed to depart; with Commandment to return, to attend this Service again, before the End of this Session of Parliament.