Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Martis, 23 Martii
Sir R. Etherington.
L. 2. An Act to enable Sir Richard Lumley to make Sale of Lands .- - Committed to Mr. Nevill, Mr. Grenfeild, Sir Rob. Hitcham, Mr. Spencer, Mr. Noy, Sir Tho. Bludder, Mr. Coriton, Sir Edw. Peyton, Mr. Fetherstone, Mr. Whatman, Sir Geo. Vane, Mr. Savage, Mr. Wray, Attorney Wards, Mr. Cooke, Mr. Whistler, Mr. Mallory, Mr. Wainsford, Sir Fra. Brandling; - To-morrow Afternoon, Two Clock, Court of Wards. - And have Power to hear Counsel, and Witnesses, in this Case. And all other Committees have the like Power from the House.
L. 2. An Act to enable Sir Fra. Clarke to make Sale of certain Lands : - Committed to Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Tho. Bludder, Mr. Solicitor, Sir Tho. Trevor, Mr. Cooke, Sir Rob. Hitcham, Sir Hen. Poole, Mr. Louther, Sir Peter Hayman, Sir Nico. Tufton, Sir Edw. Sandys, Sir Fra. Barrington, Sir Dud. Digs, Sir Will. Pyt, Mr. Coryton, Mr. Banks, Sir Jo. Stradling, Sir Max. Dallison, Mr. Hayward : - Thursday, Two Clock, Court of Wards.
King defers being attended.
Merchants to attend.
Ly. Dudley's Estate.
L. 2. An Act to enable the Lady Alice Dudley to confirm the Manor of Killingworth to the Prince his Highness : - Committed to Mr. Treasurer, Mr. Comptroller, Secretary Calvert, Sir Edw. Coke, Sir Jo. Walter, Sir Tho. Trevor, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Natha. Rich, Mr. Spencer, Sir Tho. Lucy, Attorney Wards, Mr. Solicitor, Sir Fra. Crane, Sir Hen. Mildmay, Sir Hen. Fane, Sir Clem. Throckmorton, Mr. Fanshaw, Sir Geo. Goring, Sir Edm. Varney, Mr. Noye, Sir Tho. Jermyn : - To-morrow, Two Clock, Court of Wards.
Sir Edw. Cooke reports the Bill of Supersedeas. - Yorke, Wales, Cheshire, and Lancaster, desire to be provided for by this Bill, - Came to a Question. Eleven One Way, Nine another. Nine to have these added, Sixteen against it. - No Amendments made in it.
Mr. Fanshaw : - No Exception to the Bill. - Troubles him, that this Bill should pass, while he holds the Office, - Less passed in his Time, than before. - As Clerk of the Crown, to attend all the Pleas of the Crown. - But 10l. a Year from the King. - If this Office of necessary Use, to allow some Means for it.
Sir Jo. Savyle : - Counsel sends no Certiorari; but the Abuse of Supersedeas as great there, as here. Some make 20l. per Annum of binding Men to the Peace. - Appeals to the Justice of the House. - The Rule of Christian Charity, to do as one would be done by. Injustice, to provide for some Counties, and leave out other.
E. of Hertford's Estate.
Mr. Glandvyle: - A Report to be made for Norfolke: - To have a Time for it. To give Power to the Committee, that, if they find any Men Delinquents, to injoin them Attendance of the House, till Report be made. -