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, 14o Februarii
Mr. Brett, returned for Romney, and Grimsby, in Lincolneshyre, electeth for Romney.
L. 1a. An Act for annexing the Prebend of Freyford (being in the Collection [a] of the Bishop of Coventry and Lichfeild) unto the Vicarage of St. Marye's Church, situate near unto the Market-place of the City of Lichfeild, and for making the said Church a Parish Church.
L. 1a. An Act for the Preservation and increase of Salmon, &c.
L. 1a. An Act for Maintenance of, and Increase of, Shipping and Navigation, and for the freer Liberty of Fishing and Fishing Voyages, to be made and performed in and upon the Sea-coasts and Places of Newf ound-land, Virginia, New England, and other the Sea-coasts and Parts of America.
L. 2a. An Act to prevent Corruptions in Presentations and Collations to Benefices, and in Elections to Headships, Fellowships, and Scholars Places, in Colleges and Halls: - Committed to Chancellor Duchy, Mr. Secretary Cooke, Mr. Pyme, Sir D. Digges, Sir Ch. Throckmorton, Sir H. Poole, Mr. Francis Rowse, Sir Jo. Stradling, Sir Francis Goodwynn, Sir Edw. Thelluall, Mr. Jo. Drake, Sir Tho. Cheeke, Sir M. Fleetewood, Sir Tho. Barrington, Mr. Sherland, Mr. Solicitor, Sir Jo. Finch, Sir Ben. Rudyard, Mr. Spencer, Sir Wm. Boulstrode, Mr. Wentworth, Mr. Littleton, Mr. Taylor, Sir W. Earle, Mr. Rolles, Sir Ro. Harley, Sir Francis Barrington, Mr. Herberte, Sir Geor. Moore, Sir G. Gerrard, Sir Na. Rich, Sir Al. Temple, Sir Ro. Payne, Lord Lamberte, Mr. Long: - To-morrow, Four Clock, Court of Wards.
L. 2a. - Concealments. - Committed to Sir Geor. More, Sir Nath. Rich, Sir H. Poole, Sir Wm. Spencer, Mr. Noye, Sir H. Wallopp, Sir D. Digges, Sir Ro. Pye, Mr. Pymme, Mr. Selden, Sir Francis Barrington, Sir G. Gerrard, Mr. Clarcke, Sir M. Fleetewood, Sir Tho. Grantham, Sir Ro. Bell, Sir Wm. Walter, Mr. Littleton, Sir Ch. Morrison, Mr. Solicitor, Sir P. Haman, Sir Jo. Savyle, Sir Rich. Buller, Sir Tho. Cheeke, Sir Nich. Saunders, Sir H. Whytehead, Sir Francis Popham, Mr. Wentworth, Mr. Taylor: All the Lawyers, that will come, to have Voice : - Friday next. Two Clock, Exchequer Chamber.
Ordered, That the Clerk of the Crown shall attend the Committee of Privileges, this Afternoon, with the Return of Sir Edw. Coke ; and the Serjeant to give him Notice ; and all the Lawyers of that Committee to attend.
The Order concerning Protections by any Member of the House, to . . brought, and ready To-morrow.
Secret Offices &c.
L. 2a. An Act against secret Offices, and Inquisitions to be taken on his Majesty's behalf to the Prejudice of his Subjects. -
Sir Tho. Fanshaw: That the Parties may have Notice given to themselves, or left at their Places of Abode.
Mr. Mallett moveth, it may be set upon the Church Door of the Parish Church, where the Lands lie, or the Goods, for which an Inquisition is to be found, are.
Mr. Bysse moveth, an Increase of Penalty, where no Notice. - Now but 40l. where the Party may have a far greater Prejudice. -
Committed to Sir Tho. Fanshaw, Mr. Solicitor, Mr. Clercke, Mr. Bower, Mr. Mallett, Mr. Herberte, Sir Nath. Rich, Sir Jo. Savyle, Sir Edw. Payton, Mr. Bysse, Sir H. Poole, Sir Wm. Spencer, Sir Ro. Pye, Sir Jo. Stradling, Sir A. Ingram, Sir Tho. Grantham, Mr. Wentworth, Mr. Bowyer, Sir Edw. Spencer, Sir Cl. Throckmorton, Sir H. Whytehead, Sir Wm. Udall, Sir B. Rudyard, Sir M. Fleetewood, Sir Row. Cotton, Mr. Jordan, Mr. Taylor, Sir Wm. Bowyer, Mr. Bedingfeild: - Thursday, Two Clock, Court of Wards.
L. 2a. An Act for Restraint of Exportation of Ordnance.
Sir Nath. Rich moveth. Carriages for Ordnance may be inserted.
Committed to Sir M. Abbott, Sir Jo. Stradling, Sir Jo. Savyle, Sir H. Whytehead, Sir Jo. Davers, Sir Tho. Fanshaw, all the Burgesses of London, and Port Towns, Sir Nich. Saunders, Sir P. Hayman, Sir Jo. Ellyott, Sir Edw. Payton, Sir Walter Earle, Sir A. Ingram, Captain Brett, Sir H. Poole, Sir Ro. Maunsell, Mr. Pymme, Sir Geor. More: - Friday next, Two Clock, Exchequer Chamber.
Ordered, The Clerk shall attend the Committee for Privileges, with the Precedents.
L. 2a. An Act for the Quiet of Ecclesiastical Persons, and Preservation of Rights of Patrons : - Committed to Mr. Clarcke, Sir Nath. Rich, Mr. Browne, Sir Ro. Harley, Mr. Whisteler, Mr. Ball, Sir Wm. Mounson, Sir Beauchampe St. John, Sir Tho. Fanshaw, Sir Edw. Spencer, Sir Ew. Thelluall, Sir Rich. Strode, Mr. Herberte, Mr. Newbery, Sir Francis Barrington, Sir Francis Drake, Sir Francis Popham, Sir Jo. Stradling, Sir Jo. Corbett, Sir Gilbert Gerrard, Mr. Pymme, Sir Jo. Davers, Sir Jo. Francklyn: - Tuesday next, Two Clock, Court of Wards.