House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 23 May 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: 23 May 1571', in Journal of the House of Commons: Volume 1, 1547-1629, (London, 1802) pp. 91-92. British History Online [accessed 4 March 2024]


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Mercurii, vicesimo tertio Maii, 1571


3. The Bill for paving the Street without Algate. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.


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

Fraudulent Gifts, &c.

LL. 3. The Bill against fraudulent Gifts and Conveyances to defeat Dilapidations. - The third Reading.

Foreign Wares.

3. The Bill against the Bringing into this Realm of foreign Wares forbidden. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.

Hoys, &c.

LL. 2. The Bill, that no Hoys or Plates shall cross the Seas - The second Reading.


3. The Bill for the Bowyers. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.


2. The Bill of Jeofayles. - The second Reading; and ordered to be ingrossed.

Laughton School.

The Bill for removing the Grammar School from Laughton to Gaynesboroughe. - The third Reading.

All the Bills, already last passed, are sent up to the Lords by Mr. Treasurer, and others.

Lords desire a Conference.

Mr. Attorney General, and Sir Richard Reade, do bring Word from the Lords, that their Lordships do pray Conference with some of this House touching the Bill for Preservation of Timber and Woods, the Bill against Vagabonds, and the Bill for Continuance of Statutes; and thereupon were sent unto them the former Committees, in the Bill for coming to the Church, and Receiving of the Communion.


LL. 3. The Bill for the Severance of the Sheriffs of the Counties of Huntingdon and Cambridge. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.

Wyat's Restitution.

Q. LL. 3. The Bill for Restitution in Blood of the Children of Sir Thomas Wyat, Knt. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.

Salopp, &c.

3. The Bill for the Counties of Salopp and Hereford. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.

Post Meridiem.

Ly. Barkley.

Q. LL. 2. The Bill for the Jointure of the Lady Barkley. - The second Reading.


1. An Addition to the Bill for Reviving and Continuance of Statutes, as to the former old Statutes against Vagabonds. - The first Reading.


1. The like Addition, touching the old former Statutes for Preservation of Woods. - The first Reading.


3. - The Bill for the Twelve Shires of Wales. - The third Reading. - Jud'm.


LL. 2. The Bill against Taking of any Grain or Victual within Five Miles Compass of the Universities of Oxford or Cambridge. - The second Reading.

Tellers, &c.

Nova LL. 1. The Bill against the untrue Demeanours of Tellers, Receivers, Treasurers, and Collectors. - The first Reading.