'Four Bills' are presented to King by Parliament but rejected

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The English Parliament presents Charles I with 'Four Bills', calling on him to surrender control of the military for twenty years, and to allow Parliament to meet in any location, but he rejects these proposals.

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Citation: Editors, Litencyc. "'Four Bills' are presented to King by Parliament but rejected". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011 [https://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=16313, accessed 30 January 2023.]

16313 'Four Bills' are presented to King by Parliament but rejected 2 Historical context notes are intended to give basic and preliminary information on a topic. In some cases they will be expanded into longer entries as the Literary Encyclopedia evolves.

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