The Hartlib Papers

Title:Extract On Maintenance For The Poor, Hartlib
Dating:undated
Ref:15/2/32A-B: 32B BLANK
[15/2/32A]

         Maintenance for the Poore.
           Extract
  Out of an Ordinance for the more
   Effectual putting in execution the Directory.
And it is further ordained by the Authority afore-said that
          all Mulcts and Penalties
inflicted by this Ordinance, not exceeding the summe of 5 lb. shall bee leavied and paid to the Vse of the Poore
of the Countie Citie or Borough
of the Parish where the said Offence hath beene committed and that all other Fines exceeding the said summe of 5.lb. shall bee to
       the Vse of the Poore
of the Countie Citie or Borough respectively where the said Offences shall bee committed to bee disposed by the Iustices of the Peace Majors or Bailifs respectively at the next general Sessions where and when the said summes shall bee adjudged.