House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 10 June 1572

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

This free content was digitised by double rekeying. All rights reserved.

'House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 10 June 1572', in Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629, (London, 1802) pp. 101-102. British History Online [accessed 4 March 2024]


In this section

Martis, decimo Junii, 1572


2. The Bill for the Length of Kerseys. - The second Reading; and ordered to be ingrossed.

Justices of Peace, &c.

3. The Bill, that no Houshold Servants, or Retainers to any Subject, shall be Justice of Peace, or High Constable. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.


3. The Bill for Coggeshall. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.


3. The Bill for Woodstocke. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.


3. The Bill for Wax-chandlers of London, - The third Reading; and rejected.


LL. 2. 3. The Bill for Severance of the Sheriffs of Cambridge and Huntingdon, twice read; and passed.

Bills sent to Lords.

All the Bills lastly passed, together with the Bill touching the keeping of Fortresses, &c. agreed in, unto the Amendments of the Lords, are sent up by Mr. Seckford Master of the Requests, and others.

Queen of Scotts.

Mr. Solicitor and Mr. Dr. Huyck do signify from the Lords, That their Lordships have appointed a Committee of themselves, to have Conference with the Committees of this House, in the Bill against Mary commonly called the Queen of Scots; and that their Lordships do require the same to be done presently.

Leather, &c.

LL. 2. 3. The Bill against Transporting of Leather, &c. twice read. - Jud'm.


LL. 1. The Bill for the Town of Stafford. - The first Reading.

Fraudulent Gifts, &c.

2. nova. The Bill against fraudulent Gifts and Conveyances of Lands. - The second Reading.

Post meridiem.


2. The Bill for Corporations. - The second Reading.

Sir W. Harpur.

2. The Bill for Sir Willm. Harpur. - The second Reading; and ordered to be ingrossed.


2. The Bill for Orphans. - The second Reading; and committed.


2. nova. The Bill for Lyverpole. - The second Reading.


1. The Bill for Marking of tanned Leather. - The first Reading.