Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Saturni, 16o Junii, 1604
L. 2. B. AGAINST Brokers: - Committed to Mr. Wyseman, Sir Henry Billingsley, Mr. Johnson, Mr. Fuller, Mr. Jeames, Sir Tho. Freak, Mr. Cole, Mr. Edmonds, Mr. Tey, Sir John Heigham, Mr. Recorder of London, Sir John Thynne, Sir Francis Barrington, Mr. Moore, Mr. Hyde, Sir Philip Kighley, Sir Nicholas Saunders, Sir Tho. Hobby: - To meet on Wednesday, in the Middle Temple Hall.
L. 3. An Act for the Sale of Edward Downes his Lands, for Payment of his Debts. A Proviso tendered, upon this third Reading, by Consent of the Parties interessed ; the Proviso three times read, and ordered to be added ; and the Bill, with the Proviso, upon Question, passed.
Leave of Absence.
L. 2. Nova. B. Against unlawful Hunting and Taking of Deer and Conies: - Committed to the former Committees named for other Bills of this Nature [a]; with these added, Sir Valentyne Knightley, Sir John Hollis, Sir Roland Litton, Sir Rich. Bulkley, Mr. Edw. Francis, Sir Tho. Ridgeway, Sir Wm. Strode, Sir Edw. Radcliffe, Sir John Thynne, Sir Edw. Littleton, Mr. Alford, Sir Geo. Manors, Sir Antho. Rowse, Sir Barnard Whytston, Sir Nicholas Saunders, Sir Herbert Crofts, Sir Tho. Hobby, Mr. Ryvers, Sir Rob. Needham, Mr. Noy: - To meet on Monday in the Middle Temple Hall.
L. 2. B. For Reformation of certain Abuses in ecclesiastical Courts and Causes: - Committed to Mr. D. James, Sir John Bennett, Sir Francis Hastings, Sir Francis Bacon, Mr. Toby Matthewe, Sir Wm. Strode, Sir John Hollis, Mr. Francis Moore, Sir Wm. Wray, Mr. Fuller, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Roland Litton, Sir Tho. Hobby, Sir Barnard Whytston, Sir John Heigham, Sir Dan. Dun, Sir Edw. Lewknor, Sir Rob. Wingfield, Sir Geo. Fleetwood, Sir John Jeffreyes, Sir Wm. Bulstrod, Mr. Solicitor, Sir John Hungerford, Mr. Crewe, Mr. Yelverton, Sir Wm. Morrice, Sir Tho. Mounson, Sir Francis Barrington, Sir John Boys, Mr. Tate, Sir Nicholas Saunders, Sir Tho. Freak, Sir Jonathan Trelawny, Mr. Herbert Pelham, Sir Edw. Hext, Sir John Thynne, Sir Charles Cornwallys: - To meet on Tuesday, in the Exchequer Chamber.
Privilege- Abusing a Member.
Complaint made of one Tho. Rogers, a Currier, dwelling in Colman Street, for abusing Sir John Savill, in slanderous and unseemly Terms, upon his Proceeding as a Committee, in the Bill touching Tanners, Curriers, &c. And Ordered, That the Serjeant shall bring him to the Bar, to answer the Offence, on Monday next.
Petition to the King on Ecclesiastical Affairs.
This Day a Petition, formerly offered by the Committees for Religion, as fit to be presented to his Majesty, and then approved by the House, being for Dispensation with some godly Ministers in Matters indifferent, and of Ceremony, was returned by the Clerk, fair written, according to former Order, and again publickly read; whereupon the House entered into Consultation, what further Course should be taken with the Petition; and at last, after much Dispute, resolved upon Three Questions :
Leave of Absence.
Committees added, upon Motion, in the Bill concerning Tanners and Leather; Mr. Berwick, Sir Henry Carye, Mr. Tate, Sir John Boys, Mr. Dighton, Sir Herbert Crofts, Mr. James, Sir Tho. Freak: - To meet this Afternoon, in the Exchequer Court.