Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Lunae, 4o Junii, 1604
L. 2. B. FOR the Providing of a learned and godly Ministry : - Committed to a former Committee, named upon a Motion made by Sir Edw. Mountague, 23o Martii, 1603 [e], with some added ; viz. the Burgesses of the Towns and Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, Sir Henry Nevill.
L. 2. Two several Bills against Pluralities of Benefices, secondly read, and committed to Sir Geo. Carewe, Vice-chamberlain to the Queen, Sir Tho. Beamount, Sir Hugh Beeston, Sir John Thynne, Sir John Mallorie, Sir Edw. Radcliffe, Mr. Attorney of the Wards, Sir John Peyton, Sir Henry Constable, Sir Edwyn Sandys, the Lord Clynton, Sir Vincent Skynner, Sir Rich. Molineux, Sir John Hungerford, Mr. Hext, Sir Henry Bromley, Sir Robert Knollys, Sir Tho. Lake, Sir Tho. Walsingham, Sir Tho. Smyth, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Mr. Serjeant Snig, Sir John Morrice, Sir John
Bennett, Sir Rich. Houghton, Sir Geo. Fleetwood, Sir Francis Knollys, Sir Edw. Mountague, Sir Francis Barrington, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Maurice Berkely, Sir Nicholas Saunders, Sir Tho. Briggs, Sir Tho. Ridgeway, Sir Roland Litton, Mr. John Bowyer, Sir Robert Needham, Sir Roger Aston, Sir Tho. Edmonds, Sir Tho. Challoner, Sir Francis Popham, Sir Geo. Villyers, Sir Daniel Dun, the Burgesses of the Two Universities, Sir Henry Nevill: - To meet, together with the other Committee for a learned Ministry, this Afternoon in the Exchequer Chamber.
Bill to be read.
L. 1. B. To make void the Marriage or Contracts of Infants : - Committed to Sir Jerome Horsey, Sir Rich. Bulkley, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Sir John Bennett, Sir Tho. Freak, Sir Francis Hastings, Sir Edw. Montague, Sir Edw. Grevill, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Wm. Cornwallys, Sir John Thynne, Sir Wm. Burlacye, Sir Dan. Dun, Mr. D. Styward, Mr. D. Jeames, Sir Geo. Fleetwood, Mr. Nath. Bacon, Mr. Winch, Sir Edw. Lewknor, Mr. Alford, Sir Charles Cornwallys, Sir Edw. Hobby, Sir Tho. Hobby : - To meet on Wednesday, in the Exchequer Chamber.
L. 2. B. For Confirmation of Letters Patents : - Committed to Sir Henry Beamount, Sir Oliver St. John, Mr. Solicitor, Sir Geo. Fleetwood, all the Serjeants at Law, Mr. Francis Moore, Sir John Heigham, Sir Francis Bacon, Sir Tho. Hobby, Mr. Smyth, of Exceter, Sir Rob. Oxenbridge, Sir Geo. Moore, Mr. Johnson, Sir Edw. Mountague, Mr. Serjeant Shirley, Mr. Parkinson, Mr. Hackwill, Mr. Brook, Mr. Hyde, Sir Edw. Hobby, Mr. Dannett, Sir Rich. Bulkley, Sir John Thynne, Mr. Henry Shelley, Mr. Bacchouse: - To meet on Wednesday in the Exchequer Chamber.
Howme's Letters Patents.
Privilege - Objectionable Publication.
The Complaint of the House first opened. - The Lords made answer, that they came to it upon the sudden, and could not take Knowledge, nor advise upon such Objections, as should be made against it; and therefore desired, they might proceed with that Gravity, which was fit; and that they might propound the Objections to the House.