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, 18o Junii, 1604
B. For the better Discovery of Simony: - Committed to Mr. Wyseman, Sir Edw. Lewknor, Sir John Specott, Sir Rob. Wroth, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Sir Herbert Crofts, Mr. Yelverton, Mr. Holt, Sir Francis Barrington, Mr. D. James, Mr. Winch, Sir Henry Beamount, Sir Tho. Freak, Mr. Fuller, Mr. Nath. Bacon, Sir Francis Hastings, Sir John Bennett, Mr. Barker, Sir Francis Eure, Sir Tho. Hobby, Sir Edw. Mountague, Sir Edw. Hext, Sir John Savill, Sir Arthure Atye, Mr. Johnson, Sir Robert Stapleton.
L. 2. B. For the true Making and Searching of Woollen Cloths: - Secondly read, and referred to the former Committees in the Bills of Clothing: - To meet on Friday, in the Parliament-house; and all other Bills of Clothing, formerly read in the House, to be considered on at the same Time and Place. - Sir Tho. Hobby added.
Tonage and Poundage.
Sir John Crooke, Sir Edw. Stanhope, and Mr. D. Hone, come down with Message; That the Lords having received a Bill touching a Subsidy of Tonage and Poundage, which they observed to be defective, and to require some Amendments ; but did not conceive it to proceed from any Slackness or Coldness of this House, thinking they meant it to be as ample and beneficial as ever any of the like Nature; for the Clearing of all Doubts, they do therefore desire, there may be a Conference touching that Bill: To that End they had named Thirty, to meet with some Number of this House Tomorrow in the Afternoon, in the Painted Chamber.
House to sit.
Leave of Absence.
L. 2. Nova B. FOR the Assignment of certain Sums of Money, for the Defraying of the Charges of the King's most honourable Houshold : - Committed to the former Committee, with these added; scelicet, Mr. Fanshawe, Sir Philip Kighley, Sir Wm. Jephson, Sir Edw. Tyrrell, Sir Edw. Lewknor, Sir Jo. Heigham, Mr. Cole, Mr. Doyley, Mr. Francis Moore, Mr. Bacchus, Sir Tho. Horsman, Mr. Pulleston, Sir Henry Jenkins, Sir Vincent Skynner, Mr. Noy, Mr. Prowse: - To meet on Wednesday, in the Inner Temple Hall.