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, 8o Aprilis
Bromfeild, &c. Tenants.
L. 1a. AN Act for the Establishing of the Estates of the Tenants of Bromfeild and Yale, in the County of Denbeighe, and of the Tenures, Rents, and Services, thereupon reserved.
L. 1a. An Act concerning Citations issuing out of ecclesiastical Courts.
L. 2a. An Act for the Establishing and Confirming of the Foundation of the Hospital of King James, founded in Charter-house, in the County of Middlesex, at the humble Petition, and at the only Costs and Charges, of Tho. Sutton Esquire, and of the Possessions thereof: - Committed to Sir Edw. Coke, Mr. Alford, Sir W. Earle, Knights and Burgesses of London, Sir Francis Barrington, Mr. Hampden, Sir Tho. Grantham, Sir Geor. Sands, Mr. Hackwill, Serjeant Hoskyns, Sir Francis Barnam, Sir Ro. Harley, Knights for Middlesex, Mr. Coriton, Sir Tho. Barrington, Mr. Bisse, Mr. Goodwyn, Sir O. Luke, Mr. Cl. Cooke, Sir Ro. Pye, Sir Tho. Cheeke, Mr. Pymme, Mr. Whitby, Mr. Rolles, Mr. Harberte, Mr. Whitakers, Sir Jo. Strangwayes, Sir Rich. Harrison, Sir B. Hicks: - To-morrow, Two Clock, Court of Wards.
Ordered, That if the Committee for Examination of the Businesses concerning Deputy Lieutenants, shall find Cause, they may make a Sub-committee, to examine any particular Complaints.
King's Answer concerning Religion.
Ordered, That the Sub-committee for Religion, shall have Power to compare his Majesty's Answer to the Petition at Oxford, with his Answer now, and where his Answer now is short of that; that so his Majesty may be petitioned to enlarge his now Answer accordingly.
And the said Sub-committee is likewise to consider of the best Course by Bill, or otherwise, to settle a Course for establishing the Laws against Recusants, and for Prevention of the Growth of Popery.
Pressing Soldieis, &c.
Committee for pressing Soldiers, &c. - Thursday, Afternoon, former Place.
The grand Committee for Billetting of Soldiers, to Martial Law. have Power to debate the Matter concerning the Commissions for martial Law; and the Clerk of the Crown to bring the Commission for martial Law, and the Instructions for the same, unto the Committee.