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, 17 Aprilis
Attendance of Members.
1. The Bill touching Knights and Burgesses, for Attendance in the Parliament.
2. The Bill to revive the Act for Destruction of Choughs and Crows. - Ingrossetur.
2. The Bill to revive the Act against Rebellions. - Ingrossetur.
L. 3. The Bill, that the Queen's Majesty shall have divers Temporal Lands of the Archbishops and Bishops, in Recompence for Tenths and Parsonages impropriate. Jud'm per Divisionem; with the Bill, 134; against the Bill, 90.
The Bill for Restitution in Blood of H. Howard, Jane Howard, and Katheryne, Wife to the Lord Berkley, brought from the Lords by Dr. Lewis, &c.
Privilege. - Person committed.
Carnesew declared to the House, that Thrower, Servant to the Master of the Rolls, did say against the State of the House, that if a Bill were brought in for Womens Wyers in their Pastes, they would dispute it, and go to the Question; and that he had heard the Lords say as much at his Master's. Table; and that these Words were spoken on Wednesday last, before Easter, at Lincoln's Inn :
The which Thrower, brought in by the Serjeant, denied those Words to be spoken by him; and Carnesew affirmed them: Whereupon Thrower was committed to the Serjeant's keeping.