House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 19 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: 19 April 1571', in Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629, (London, 1802) pp. 85. British History Online [accessed 4 March 2024]


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Jovis, decimo nono Aprilis, 1571

Cloth Trade.

1. The Bill for Restraining of Kentishe and Sussex Cloths to be sold at the Fairs at Maydestone. - The first Reading.

Validity of Burgesses.

2. The Bill for the Validity of Burgesses not resiant.

- The second Reading; and committed, after sundry Arguments, unto Sir Thom. Hylton, Knt, Mr. Bell, Mr. Robert Bowes, Mr. Fleetwood, Mr. Warnecombe, Mr. Bedell, Mr. Atkyns, Mr. Allforde, and Mr. Gynes; to meet in the Temple Church upon Saturday next, at Three of the Clock in the Afternoon.

Person to be brought up.

It is Ordered, That the Warden of the Fleete do bring Mr. Sacheverell into this House To-morrow in the Morning at Nine of the Clock, touching Mr. Skeffington's Bill.


2. The Bill against Usury. - The second Reading; and, after many Arguments, committed to Mr. Treasurer, and others.