House of Commons Journal Volume 1
31 March 1553


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'House of Commons Journal Volume 1: 31 March 1553', Journal of the House of Commons: volume 1: 1547-1629 (1802), pp. 26-27. URL: Date accessed: 21 November 2014.


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Veneris, ult. Martii

Continuing Acts.

L. 4. The Bill for Continuance of divers Acts of Parliament. - Jud 'm.

Collectors of Tenths.

L. 3. The Bill touching Collectors of the Tenths. - Jud'm.

Merchants Adventurers.

L. 3. The Bill to avoid the Number of Merchants Adventurers. - Vacat super Questione.

Royal Assent to Bills.

Between the Hours of Five and Seven in the Afternoon; the King's Majesty in his Royal Seat, in the Waiting Chamber in his Palace of Westminster; after the ornate Oration by Mr. Speaker, exhibiting therein the Subsidy; the King gave his Royal Assent to Seventeen Acts, and dissolved this his Parliament.