House of Lords Journal Volume 4: 21 June 1641

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Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 4, 1629-42. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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DIE Lunæ, videlicet, 21 die Junii.


Bill against mixing Wines.

Ordered, That the Bill against Mixing and Sophistication of Wines be considered of To-morrow Morning, at Eight a Clock.

Tonnage and Poundage Bill.

After this, the House was adjourned during Pleasure, to debate the Bill for Tonnage and Poundage; and, after some Consideration, the House was resumed. And


Hodie 3a vice lecta est Billa, An Act, intituled, "A Subsidy granted to the King of Tonnage and Poundage, and other Sums of Money, payable upon Merchandize exported and imported;" and, being put to the Question, it was resolved, nemine contradicente, to pass as a Law.

Committee to move the King for the Royal Assent to it.

Then the Lord Great Chamberlain, Lord Steward, Lord Chamberlain, and the Earl of Holland, were appointed from the House to move His Majesty to appoint a Time to give His Royal Assent to this Bill.

Abolishing the Star-chamber.

This being done, the House was adjourned into a Committee during Pleasure, to debate the Bill concerning the Star-chamber, and the Council Table; and, after a long Debate, it being late, the House was resumed, and the further Consideration was referred till To-morrow Morning.


Dominus Capitalis Justiciarius de Communi Banco, Locum tenens Domini Custodis Magni, Sigilli, declaravit præsens Parliamentum continuandum esse usque in diem Martis, videlicet, 22m instantis Junii, hora 9a, Dominis sic decernentibus.