House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 20 April 1571

Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1802.

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'House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 20 April 1571', in Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629, (London, 1802) pp. 85. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/commons-jrnl/vol1/p85 [accessed 4 March 2024]

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Veneris, vicesimo Aprilis, 1571

Worcester Assizes.

1. The Bill for the Assizes to be kept at Worcester. - The first Reading.

Juries.

2. The Bill for Impanelling of Juries. - The second Reading; and rejected, upon the Question.

Fugitives.

1. The Bill against Fugitives. - The first Reading.

Privilege - Reflections on the House.

After sundry Motions and Speeches touching the Liberties of the House, and untrue Reports made of the House, Mr. Speaker declared, the Queen's Majesty to have as good Liking of the House now, as ever of any Parliament, since her Majesty's Reign.

Bristowe.

Mr. Comptroller moved, touching the Bill for Bristowe, Licence to amend it in Form, but changing Matter; which is granted.

Attending Church.

2 nova. The Bill concerning coming to the Church, and Receiving of the Communion. - The second Reading.

1. Proviso to the Bill concerning the coming to Church, and Receiving of the Communion. - The first Reading.

Shrewesbury.

2. The Bill for Shrewesbury. - The second Reading; and ordered to be ingrossed.