Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.
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Veneris, 25o Aprilis
Dyell's, &c. Nat.
L. 2a. An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir Ro. Dyell, Knight, One of the Gentlemen of his Majesty's Privy Chamber, and of George Kirke Esquire, One of the Grooms of his Majesty's Bed-chamber: - Committed to Sir Edw. Cooke, Sir M. Fleetewood, Sir Ro. Palmer, Sir Ben. Rudyard, Mr. Harrys, Sir George Dalston, Mr. Strode, Sir Francis Barrington, Mr. Kirkham, Sir D. Norton, Sir George Pawle, Mr. Chancellor Duchy, Mr. Goodwyn, Sir Rich. Newport, Sir Tho. Barrington, Mr. Whitby, Sir Tho. Hobby, Sir Wm. Pooley, Mr. Coke, Mr. Whitaker, Mr. Rolles, Mr. Ball: - Tuesday, Two Clock, Court of Wards.
L. 2a. An Act for the Getting of Salt-peter, and for the Furnishing of the Realm with great Store, and at easier Prices than heretofore: - Committed to Sir Edw. Coke, Mr. Solicitor, Sir H. Martyn, Sir Ro. Pye, Mr. Alford, Sir P. Hayman, Mr. Noy, Sir Tho. Dacres, Sir M. Fleetewood, Sir Ro. Mansell, Sir Jo. Davers, Burgesses of Port Towns, Sir Beauchamp St. John: - Every Man, that will come, to have Voice : - Tuesday, Two Clock, Chequer Court. This Committee to have Power to send for the Patent, or any Person, to inform them, Records, or any other Person, Patentees, or other.
Persons sent for.
Persons sent for.
Lord Morley's Tenants.
Sir D. Digges reporteth from the Committee of Trade, the Petition from the Trinity-house, concerning the Decay of Shipping of our Kingdom. - Fivefold more of late than before. - Causes : Pressing of Mariners ; Staying of Ships; Pressing Ships, and not paying them. -
A Committee for this : Mr. Secretary Cooke, Sir Ro. Maunsell, Sir Ro. Pye, Sir Francis Steward, Sir D. Digges, Sir Jo. Ellyott, Sir Nath. Rich, Mr. Coriton, Sir Ro. Points, Mr. Pymme, Mr. Alford, Sir H. Martyn: To-morrow in the Afternoon, in the Court of Wards; with Power to send for any Persons, to inform them.
The Burgesses of the Ports, and all the Lawyers, of the House, specially required to attend the Committee for Trade, upon Thursday next; and the Lawyers, in the mean time, to consider of the Statutes, which are for Preservation of Woods.
The Two Chief Justices bring from the Lords this Message: That the Lords have taken very great Care of the great Business sent to them from this House; for the Expediting whereof, they desire a present Conference, with Eighteen of theirs, and a proportionable Number of ours, in the Painted Chamber, if it may stand with the Conveniency of the House.