House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 15 May 1572

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

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Jovis, decimo quinto Maii, 1572

Queen of Scotts.

Mr. Attorney General, and Mr. Solicitor, were this Day sent from the Lords to require Mr. Speaker, that a convenient Number of this House should attend upon their Honours in the Council-chamber for Conference; and signified, that they had good Liking of the first Committees for that Purpose, on Monday last: Where-unto the House, being moved by Mr. Speaker, fully assented : And upon the Repair of the said Committees to the Lords, and their Return to this House again; it was declared, by Mr. Treasurer, that the said Lords had appointed to meet in the Afternoon, at Two of the Clock, in the Star Chamber: willing them to attend them there for further Direction, and a Platte to be devised for their Manner of Proceeding in the Matter concerning the Queen of Scots.

Weights and Measures.

1. The Bill for the due Execution of the Statute for Weights and Measures, and Reformation of the Abuse of the Clerk of the Market. - The first Reading.