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, 23o Februarii
COMMITTEE for Summer Islands, - Wednesday next, Afternoon, in the former Place: Mr. Delbridge, Mr. Purphury, Knights and Burgesses of Devon, Barons of Cinque Ports, Mr. Tomlyns .. .
Committee, for the Bill for hearing the Word of God preached, - this Afternoon, in the former Place.
A Petition, from Felton, read; and referred to the Committee for Grievances.
A Petition, from Smyth, read. Referred to the Sub-committee for Religion.
L. 2a. An Act to enable John Fleming, Gentleman, to make Sale of certain Lands, for Payment of his Debts: - Committed to Mr. Tomkyns, Sir P. Hayman, Mr. Tichborne, Mr. Jones, Sir Tho. Hobby, Mr. Rolles, Knights and Burgesses of Wales, Mr. Bridgeman, Mr. Kemish, Mr. Sherfeild, Mr. Hanbury, Mr. Alderman Molson: - Wednesday next, Afternoon, in the Exchequer Chamber.
A Petition, from Judyth Coxe, read. Referred to the Committee for Grievances.
Sir Tho. Hobby, Mr. Alford, Sir Wm. Bulstrode, Sir M. Fleetewood, Mr. Rowse, Mr. Bankcrofte, Mr. Saunders, Sir Rich. Buller, to search the Records in the King's Bench, and the Exchequer, what Recusants have been convicted sithence 1o Caroli; and to search in the Exchequer, and to require the Officers there to search, and inform them, what Recusants have been double charged in these last Subsidies, granted the last Session of Parliament, and what such Recusants were assessed at in former Subsidies; that so it may appear, whether, by their Abatement in these last Sessions, they have eluded the double Charge laid upon them in these last Subsidies.
L. 2a. An Act to prevent Corruption in Presentations and Collations to Benefices, and in Elections to Headships, Fellowships, and Scholars Places, in Colleges and Halls: - Committed Mr. Pymme, Sir Ew. Thelluall, Sir H. Mildmay, Sir Peter Hayman, Sir Tho. Barrington, Sir A. Ingram, Sir Tho. Dacres, Mr. Earle, Mr. Trefusys, Mr. Balle, Mr. Francis Finch, Sir Rich. Buller, Sir O. Luke, Mr Purphury, Sir Ed. Verney, Sir Ben. Rudyard, Sir Walter Earle, Sir M. Fleetewood, Mr. Packer, Sir H. Martyn, Mr. Goodwyn, Burgesses of both Universities, Sir Wm. Masham, Sir Edw. Bash, Sir A. Irby, Mr. Rolle, Sir Wm. Litton, Sir Guy Palmes, Mr. Sherland, Mr. Hampden, Sir Ro. Palmes, Sir Tho. Cannon, Mr. Newdigate, Sir Nath. Rich, Sir A. Corbett, Sir Wm. Burlacy, Sir Tho. Grantham: - Thursday next, Two Clock. Exchequer. Mr. Pymme to take the Charge of the Bill.
The House to be called upon Monday next.
Mr. Greenevyle to have Privilege; and a Letter to be written....
Privilege- Seizing Goods.
Upon Report from the grand Committee, about the Violation of the Privileges of this House by the Customers, Resolved, 1. upon Question, that every Member of this House is, during the Time of Privilege of Parliament, to have Privilege for his Goods and Estate. :2ly, That the 30th of October last, the 5th of January last, and sithence, were within Privilege of Parliament. 3ly, That Mr. Rolle ought to have Privilege for his Goods, seized the 30th of October last, the 5th of January last, or at any Time sithence the said 5th of January last.
Message from the King.
Mr. Secretary Cooke delivereth a Message from his Majesty.
Ordered, The House to be adjourned till Wednesday next, Nine Clock. Which was accordingly pronounced by Mr. Speaker.