Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Jovis, 26o Martii, 1607
B. TO avoid the Wasting of Wheat and other Grain, by making of it into Starch, reported from the Committee by Mr. Brook, with Amendments, and a Proviso; which being twice read; upon the Question, ordered to be ingrossed.
Bathyrst's Letters Patents.
B. For Confirmation of the King's Majesty's Letters Patents, made to Robert Bathyrst, Esquire, &c. being formerly stayed from Question, upon the Motion of Sir Nath. Bacon, to the end Notice might be given to Sir Chro. Heydon, whom it concerned, was now, (upon Testimony, that Sir Chro. was satisfied) without further Opening, put to Question, and, upon Question, passed.
Inconvenience at Conferences.
Moved, that the Counsel for the Bill touching the Abuses of the Marshalsea, &c. now attending at the Door as they had often before done, to the great Charge of the Parties) might be heard: And some Difference arising upon the Motion; a Question was made, whether this Day, or Tomorrow Morning.
Injuries from Spaniards.
Mr. Fuller informeth, that, upon the last Meeting of the Committee, touching the Spanish Wrongs, &c. there was a special Sub-committee chosen, and directed to advise concerning the Grievances done to the Subjects of England by the Officers and Ministers of the King of Spaine, and of some Means for Redress.
The Names of the Sub-committee were, Sir Henry Nevill, Sir Edwyn Sandys, Sir John Hollis, Mr. Wilson, Sir Geo. Moore, Sir Robert Mansfield, Sir Rich. Hawkins, Mr. Dudley Carleton, Mr. Martin, Mr. Nanton, Mr. Fuller: Who, upon this Motion, were appointed to meet this Afternoon, and to attend their former Direction.