The number shown after each act's title is its chapter number. Acts are cited using this number, preceded by the year(s) of the reign during which the relevant parliamentary session was held; thus the Union with Ireland Act 1800 is cited as "39 & 40 Geo. 3 c. 67", meaning the 67th act passed during the session that started in the 39th year of the reign of George III and which finished in the 40th year of that reign. The modern convention is to use Arabic numerals in citations (thus "41 Geo. 3" rather than "41 Geo. III"). Acts of the last session of the Parliament of Great Britain and the first session of the Parliament of the United Kingdom are both cited as "41 Geo. 3".
Acts passed by the Parliament of England did not have a short title; however, some of these Acts have subsequently been given a short title by Acts of the Parliament of the United Kingdom (such as the Short Titles Act 1896).
Acts passed by the Parliament of England were deemed to have come into effect on the first day of the session in which they were passed. Because of this, the years given in the list below may in fact be the year before a particular Act was passed.
Henry VII (1485–1509)
1485 (1 Hen. 7)
(Title of the King) part preceding c. 1
(Real actions) c.
(Denizens) c. 2
(Protections) c. 3
(Clergy) c. 4
(Tanners) c. 5
(Pardon) c. 6
(Hunting in forests) c. 7
(Importation) c. 8
(Importation) c. 9
(Aliens) c. 10
1487 (3 Hen. 7)
Note that the "Chronological Table of the Statutes" does not list a c. 15 for this statute
(Artificers and labourers) c. 3. Act concerning Artificers and Labourers.
(Proclamation before exigent, etc.) c. 4. Act for Proclamations to be made before the Exigent be awarded into foreign Shires.
(Tillage) c. 5. Act concerning pulling down of Towns.
(Felons and murderers) c. 6. Act concerning Felons and Murderers.
(Thames watermen) c. 7. Act concerning Watermen on the Thames.
(Cloths) c. 8. Act concerning Cloths called White Straits.
(Cloths) c. 9. Act avoiding Deceits in making of Woollen Cloths.
(Commissions of sewers) c. 10. Act concerning Commissions of Sewers.
(Importation) c. 11. Act concerning the bringing in of Bow-staves into this Realm.
(Exportation) c. 12. Act that Norfolk Wools be not carried out of this Realm.
(Cross-bows, etc.) c. 13. Act avoiding shooting in Cross Bows.
(Taxation) c. 14. Act concerning the King's Subsidy for Tonnage and Poundage.
(Crown grants) c. 15. Act avoiding Second Letters Patents granted by the King.
(Attendance in Parliament) c. 16 (repealed 1993 (c.50)). Act concerning Burgesses of the Parliament.
(Deepening river at Canterbury) c. 17. Act concerning the River in Canterbury.
(Bristol) c. 18. Act concerning Under-Sheriffs in Bristol.
(Grant to Duke of Norfolk) c. 19
(Letters Patent to Duke of Suffolk) c. 20
(Restitution of Edward Belnap Knight) c. 21
(Restitution of John White Clerk) c. 22
(Assurance of Manor of Hanworth) c. 23
(Surveyors of Crown lands, etc.) c. 24
(Resumption of offices, annuities, etc.) c. 25
(Taxation) c. 26
1515 (7 Hen. 8)
Note that cc. 7–11 were traditionally cited as Private Acts cc. 3, 1, 2, 4, and 5 respectively
(Tillage) c. 1. The Act avoiding pulling down of Towns.
(Navigation) c. 2. An Act for Maintenance of the King's Navy.
(Penal actions) c. 3. The Act for Penal Statutes and Actions popular.
(Avowries) c. 4. The Act for Avowries.
(Labourers) c. 5. The Act for Labourers and Artificers within the City of London.
(Apparel) c. 6. The Act of Apparel.
(King's revenues) c. 7
(The French Queen's jointure (on marriage to Duke of Suffolk)) c. 8
(Subsidy) c. 9
(Staple at Calais) c. 10
(General pardon) c. 11
1523 (14 & 15 Hen. 8)
(Cloths) c. 1. The Act concerning the conveying, transporting and carrying of Broad White Woollen Cloths out of this Realm.
(Aliens) c. 2. The Act concerning the taking of Apprentices by Strangers.
(Worsteds (Great Yarmouth)) c. 3. The Act concerning the draping of Worsteds, Sayes and Stamins, for the Town of Great Yarmouth.
(Customs) c. 4. An Act for Payment of Custom.
(Physicians) c. 5. An Act concerning Physicians.
(Weald of Kent highways (diversion)) c. 6. An Act for George Guldeford to lay out a new Way.
(Cross-bows) c. 7. The Act for shooting in Cross Bows and Hand Guns.
(Six Clerks in Chancery may marry) c. 8. An Act that the Six Clerks of the Chancery may marry.
(Cordwainers) c. 9. An Act concerning Cordwainers.
(Killing hares) c. 10. An Act against tracing of Hares.
(Cloths) c. 11. An Act for the Clothiers in Suffolk.
(Coining) c. 12. An Act concerning coining of Money.
(Port of Southampton) c. 13. An Act for the Haven or Port of Southampton.
(Service in war) c. 14. An Act of Privilege for such Persons as are in the King's Wars.
(Surveyors of Crown lands, etc.) c. 15
(Taxation) c. 16
(General pardon) c. 17
(Royal Manor of Beaulieu) c. 18
(Expenses of King's household) c. 19
(Attainder of Edward late Duke of Buckingham) c. 20
(Act of Auctorite (King's power to reverse attainders)) c. 21
(Allowance to Duchess of Buckingham for her life) c. 22
(Restitution of Henry Stafford and Ursula his wife) c. 23
(Sale of land to Sir William Compton) c. 24
(Sale of land to Thomas Kitson) c. 25
(Sale of land to Sir Richard Sacheverell) c. 26
(Grant to Lord Marny) c. 27
(Tenure by castle ward service (as of Dover Castle)) c. 28
(Saving for the merchants of the Hanse) c. 29
(Grant to Earl of Northumberland) c. 30
(Grants to Sir Andrew Windsor and Anthony Windsor) c. 31
(Sir H Wyatt's lands in Kent disgavelled) c. 32
(Grant to Earl of Shrewsbury) c. 33
(Jointure of Elizabeth Talboys) c. 34
(Geo. Roll, keeper of Common Bench records (tenure of office)) c. 35
1529 (21 Hen. 8)
Note that cc. 22–26 were traditionally cited as Private Acts cc. 1–5
(General pardon) c. 1. The King's Highness his general Pardon.
(Sanctuary) c. 2. An Act concerning such as shall take Sanctuary for Felony or Murder.
(Real actions) c. 3. An Act concerning Delays in Assizes.
(Executors) c. 4. An Act concerning Executors of last Wills and Testaments.
(Probate fees, inventories, etc.) c. 5. An Act concerning Fines and Sums of Money to be taken by the Ministers of Bishops and other Ordinaries of Holy Church for the Probate of Testaments.
Mortuaries Act 1529 c. 6. An Act concerning the taking of Mortuaries, or demanding, receiving or claiming of the same.
(Embezzlement) c. 7. An Act for the Punishment of such Servants as shall withdraw themselves, and go away with their Masters' or Mistresses' Caskets and other Jewels or Goods, committed to them in Trust to be kept.
(Killing calves) c. 8. An Act for the bringing up and rearing of Calves to increase the Multitude of Cattle.
(Prices of foreign hats, etc.) c. 9. An Act limiting the Prices of Woollen Hats, Bonnets, and Caps made beyond the Seas, and brought to be sold within this Realm.
(Exportation) c. 10. An Act against the carrying of Lattin, Brass and such Metal mixed beyond the Seas.
(Restitution of goods stolen) c. 11. An Act for Restitution to be made of the Goods of such as shall be robbed by Felons.
(Manufacture of cables, etc.) c. 12. An Act for the making of great Cables and Halsers, Ropes and all other Tackling for Ships, in the Borough of Burport, in the County of Dorset.
(Clergy) c. 13. An Act that no Spiritual Persons shall take to farm, of the King or any other Person, any Lands or Tenements for Term of Life, Lives, Years or at Will, &c.; and for Pluralities of Benefices; and for Residence.
(Importation) c. 14. An Act for the Linen Drapers in London.
(Recoveries) c. 15. An Act that Tenants for Term of Years may falsify for their Term only, Recoveries had and made by their Lessors, to the defrauding of the said Termers' Interests.
(Aliens) c. 16. An Act ratifying a Decree made in the Star Chamber, concerning Strangers and Handycraftsmen inhabiting the Realm of England.
(Repeal of grant to York (shipping wool to Hull, etc.)) c. 17. An Act repealing a Grant lately made by the King's Highness to the Citizens of York, for the shipping of certain Wools into the Port of Hull.
(Trade to Tyne) c. 18. An Act for the Town of Newcastle upon Tyne, concerning the shipping of Merchandize, and the unshipping thereof within, the Liberties of the said Town. — note that this Act is still in force
(Avowries) c. 19. An Act concerning Avowries.
(President of Council) c. 20. An Act that the President of the King's Counsel shall be associate with the Chancellor and Treasurer of England, and the Keeper of the King's Privy Seal.
(Yarmouth worsteds) c. 21. An Act for Yarmouth concerning the making of Worsteds.
(Assurance to Duke of Norfolk) c. 22
(Will of John Rooper of Canterbury) c. 23 — note that this Act is still in force
(Release of loans, etc.) c. 24
(Wolsey attainder not to effect lands seized to uses) c. 25
(Assurance to Duchess of Norfolk) c. 26
1530 (22 Hen. 8)
Note that cc. 17–23 were traditionally cited as Private Acts cc. 1–7
(Regrators of wool) c. 1. An Act against Regrators and Gatherers of Wool.
(Foreign pleas) c. 2. An Act for avoiding of foreign Pleas pleaded by Felons.
(Plumstead Marsh (existing debts)) c. 3. An Act concerning Plumsted Marsh.
(Apprentices' fees) c. 4. An Act concerning the avoiding of Exactions levied on Apprentices.
(Powdyke in Marshland (malicious injury a felony)) c. 11. An Act concerning Powdike in Marsh-land.
Vagabonds Act 1530 c. 12. An Act how aged, poor and impotent Persons, compelled to live by Alms, shall be ordered; and how Vagabonds and Beggars shall be punished.
(Aliens) c. 13. An Act concerning Bakers, Brewers, Surgeons and Scriveners.
(Abjuration, etc.) c. 14. An Act concerning Abjurations into Sanctuaries.
(Pardon to clergy) c. 15. An Act concerning a Pardon granted to the King's Spiritual Subjects of the Province of Canterbury for the Premunire.
(Pardon to laity) c. 16. An Act concerning the Pardon granted to the King's Temporal Subjects for the Premunire.
(Duke of Richmond) c. 17
(Expenses of King's household) c. 18
(Assurance to heirs of Sir William Fyloll) c. 19
(Town of Southampton) c. 20 — note that this Act is still in force
(Exchange between King and heirs of Lord Montague) c. 21
(Annuities granted out of Bishopric of Winchester) c. 22
(Jointure of Countess of Derby) c. 23
1531 (23 Hen. 8)
Note that cc. 21–34 were traditionally cited as Private Acts cc. 1–14
(Benefit of clergy) c. 1. An Act that no Person committing Petty Treason, Murder or Felony, shall be admitted to his Clergy, under Subdeacon.
(Gaols) c. 2. An Act concerning where and under what Manner the Gaols within this Realm shall be edified and made.
(Attaints) c. 3. An Act concerning Perjury, and Punishment of untrue Verdicts.
(Brewers and coopers) c. 4. An Act that no Brewers of Beer or Ale shall make their Barrels, Kilderkins nor Firkins, within them; and how much the same Barrels, &c. shall contain.
(Statute of Sewers) c. 5. A General Act concerning Commissions of Sewers to be directed in all Parts within this Realm.
(Recognizances for debt) c. 6. An Act concerning before whom Recognizances of Debts shall be made, and the Form of the Obligation.
(Foreign Wines) c. 7. An Act that the Statutes made for the Maintenance of the Navy of this Realm shall stand in full Strength; and how Gascoigne and French Wines shall be brought in, and the same and other Wines sold.
(Tin (maintenance of ports in Devon and Cornwall)) c. 8. An Act for the amending and Maintenance of the Havens and Ports of Plymouth, Dartmouth, Teignmouth, Falmouth and Fowey, in the Counties of Devon and Cornwall.
Ecclesiastical Licences Act 1533 c. 21 (still in force). An Act concerning the Exoneration of the King's Subjects from Exactions and Impositions heretofore paid to the See of Rome; and for having Licences and Dispensations within this Realm, without suing further for the same.
Note that c. 19 was not included in traditional collection of Acts, and that cc. 20–26 were traditionally cited as Private Acts cc. 1–7
Act of Supremacy 1534 c. 1. An Act concerning the King's Highness to be Supreme Head of the Church of England, and to have Authority to reform and redress all Errors, Heresies and Abuses in the same.
Succession to the Crown Act 1534 c. 2. An Act ratifying the Oath that every of the King's Subjects hath taken, and shall hereafter be bound to take, for due Observation of the Act made for the Surety of the Succession of the King's Highness in the Crown of the Realm.
(First fruits and tenths) c. 3. An Act concerning the Payments of First-fruits of all Dignities, Benefices and Promotions Spiritual; and also concerning one annual Pension of the tenth Part of all the Possessions of the Church, Spiritual and Temporal, granted to the King's Highness and his Heirs.
(Jurors in Wales) c. 4. An Act for Punishment of Perjury of Jurors in the Lordships Marchers in Walts.
(Ferries on the Severn) c. 5. An Act that Keepers of Ferries on the Water of Severn shall not convey in their Ferry-boats any manner of Person, Goods or Chattels, after the Sun going down till the Sun be up.
(Marches in Wales) c. 6. An Act that Murthers and Felonies done or committed within any Lordship Marcher in Wales, shall be inquired of at the Sessions holden within the Shire Grounds next adjoining; with many goods Orders for Ministration of Justice there to be had.
(Sussex highway (diversion)) c. 7. An Act for amending of Highways in Sussex.
(Rebuilding at Norwich (after the fire)) c. 8. An Act for the Re-edifying of void Grounds in the City of Norwich.
(Rebuilding at Lynn Bishop, Norfolk) c. 9. An Act for the Re-edifying of void Grounds within the Town of Lynne.
(Importation, etc.) c. 10. An Act whereby the King's Highness hath Authority to repeal the Statute made for Restraint of Wines to come in afore Candlemas.
(Assaults by Welshmen) c. 11. An Act for Punishment of Welshmen attempting any Assaults or Affrays upon any the Inhabitants of Hereford, Gloucester and Shropshire.
(Purgation of convicts in Wales) c. 12. An Act for Purgation of Convicts in Wales.
(Abolition of mortuaries in Richmond, Yorkshire) c. 15. An Act for taking away certain Exactions taken within the Archdeaconry of Richmond by Spiritual Men.
(Worsteds (Norwich, Lynn, and Yarmouth)) c. 16. An Act for making of Worsteds in the City of Norwich, and in the Towns of Lyn and Yarmouth.
(First fruits and tenths) c. 17. An Act that no Farmers of Spiritual Persons shall be compelled or charged to pay for their Leaser's First Fruits, or Year's Pension of the Tenth, granted to the King's Highness.
(General pardon) c. 18. An Act concerning the King's general and free Pardon granted by his Highness.
(Taxation) c. 19. An Act containing a Grant of Subsidy unto the King's Highness for a Fifteenth and Tenth.
(Assurance of lands to Duke of Norfolk) c. 20
(Assurance of lands to Duke of Richmond) c. 21
(Attainder of the Bishop of Rochester and others) c. 22
(Attainder of Sir Thomas More) c. 23
(Exchange, King and Abbot of Waltham) c. 24
(Attainder of the Earl of Kildare) c. 25
(Merchants of the Stylyard) c. 26
1535 (27 Hen. 8)
Note that cc. 29–59, 61–63 were traditionally cited as Private Acts cc. 1–31, 32–34 respectively, and that c. 60 was not included in traditional collections of Acts
(Rebuilding in various towns) c. 1. An Act for Re-edifying of divers Towns in the Realm.
(Agreement, Earl of Rutland and City of York) c. 32
(Exchange of lands, King, Duke of Norfolk and Prior of Thetford) c. 33
(Exchange of lands, King and Archbishop of Canterbury) c. 34
(Land reclamation (Wapping marsh)) c. 35
(Jointure of Lady Clifford) c. 36
(Pardon to Duke of Suffolk) c. 37
(Exchange of lands, King, Duke of Suffolk and Earl of Northumberland) c. 38
(Assurance of lands to King and Duke of Suffolk) c. 39
(Agreement, Duke of Suffolk and Sir Christopher Willoughby) c. 40
(Assurance of lands to Queen Anne for her life) c. 41
(Universities and Colleges exempt from first fruits and tenths) c. 42
(Award Sir Piers Dutton and Sir William Molineux) c. 43
(Partition of lands between the heirs of Lord Broke) c. 44
(Assurance to King of temporalities of See of Norwich) c. 45
(Partition of lands Lord Thomas Howard and Sir Thomas Poynings) c. 46
(Assurance to King of land of Earl of Northumberland) c. 47
(Assurance of lands to Lord Chancellor Awdeley) c. 48
(Assurance of lands in Cheape to City of London) c. 49
(Assurance of Manor of Halynge to King) c. 50
(Assurance of Manor of Collyweston to Queen) c. 51
(Exchange of lands, King and Corpus Christi College, Oxford) c. 52
(Exchange of lands, King and Prior of Marton Abbey) c. 53
(Assurance of lands to Sir Arthur Darcy) c. 54
(Assurance of lands to Anne Fitzwilliam) c. 55
(Assurance of land to Lord William Howard) c. 56
(Assurance of lands to Thomas Pope) c. 57
(Annulment of feofment by Sir Thomas More) c. 58
(Attainder of John Lewes) c. 59
(Tenths) c. 60
(Assurance of Manor of Bromhill to King) c. 61
(Surveyors of Crown lands) c. 62
(Ordinances for Calais) c. 63
1536 (28 Hen. 8)
Note that cc. 18–52 were traditionally cited as Private Acts cc. 1–35
(Abjuration, benefit of clergy) c. 1. An Act that Felons abjuring for Petit Treason, Murder or Felony, shall not be admitted to the Benefit of their Clergy.
(Embezzlement) c. 2. An Act for continuing of two Statutes made in the last Parliament, touching such as go away with Caskets, Jewels, Goods or Plate of their Masters.
(Wales) c. 3. An Act giving the King's Highness Authority newly to allot the Townships in the Shires and Marches of Wales at any Time within three Years next ensuing.
(Cloths) c. 4. An Act repealing the Statute lately made for the bringing in of Doulas and Lockerams.
Apprentices Act 1536 c. 5. An Act for avoiding of Exactions taken upon Prentices in the Cities, Boroughs and Towns Corporate.
(Continuance of Acts) c. 6. An Act made for continuing of the Statutes for Beggars and Vagabonds; and against Conveyance of Horses and Mares out of this Realm; against Welshmen making Affrays in the Counties of Hereford, Gloucester and Salop; and against the Vice of Buggery.
(Repeal of Acts) c. 17. An Act giving Authority to such as shall succeed to the Crown of this Realm, when they come to the Age of xxiv. Years, to make frustrate such Acts as shall be made afore in their Time.
(Assurance of lands to St. Saviour's Bermondsey, to King) c. 19
(Assurance of lands to Dame Grace Parker) c. 20
(Exchange of lands, King and Prior of St. John of Jerusalem) c. 21
(Assurance of lands of Earl of Warwick to King) c. 22
(Pension to late Bishop of Chichester) c. 23
(Attainder of Lord Thomas Howard) c. 24
(Assurance of lands to Lord Beauchamp) c. 25
(Assurance of lands at Kew to Lord Beauchamp) c. 26
(Church of Elsing Spytle, parish church of St Alphes) c. 27 — this Act is still in force
(Assurance of Richard's castle to John Onley) c. 28
(Exchange of lands, King and Abbot of Westminster) c. 29
(Assurance of Stanton Barrey to King) c. 30
(Enlarging St Margaret's churchyard Southwark) c. 31 — this Act is still in force
(Assurance of lands to King from Sir William Essex and others) c. 32
(Exchange, King and Bishop of Durham) c. 33
(Assurance of Baynard's Castle to Duke of Richmond) c. 34
(Exchange of lands, King and Lord Sandys) c. 35
(Award, Sir Adrian Fortescue and Sir Walter Stonor) c. 36
(Marriage of Richard Devereux) c. 37
(Assurance of Manors of Southwark and Parysgarden Hyde to Queen) c. 38
(Assurance of lands of Earldom of March to King) c. 39
(Assurance of Manor of Kyrteling to Edward North) c. 40
(Assurance of Manor of Birmingham to King) c. 41
(Exchange of lands, King and Abbot of Abingdon) c. 42
(Assurance of lands to Thomas Jermyn) c. 43
(Assurance of Manor of Haslingfield to Prior of Charterhouse) c. 44
(Jointure of Queen Jane) c. 45
(Assurance of lands to Thomas Hatcliffe) c. 46
(Assurance of lands to John Gostwick) c. 47
(Marriage of Lord Bulbeck) c. 48
(Exchange of lands, King and Abbot of Westminster) c. 49
(Exchange of lands, King, Archbishop of Canterbury and Thomas Cromwell) c. 50
(Assurance of lands to Duchess of Suffolk) c. 51
(Lands of Lord Rochford and other persons attainted) c. 52
1539 (31 Hen. 8)
(Joint tenants and tenants in common) c. 1. An Act concerning Joint Tenants and Tenants in Common.
(Fishing) c. 2. An Act that fishing in any several Pond, Stew or Mote, with an Intent to steal Fish out of the same, is Felony.
(Certain lands in Kent disgavelled) c. 3. An Act changing the Custom of Gavelkind.
(River Exe) c. 4. An Act concerning the amending of the River and Port of Exeter. — this Act is still in force
(Manor of Hampton Court) c. 5. An Act whereby the King's Manor of Hampton Court is made an Honour, and a new Chase thereto belonging.
(Monasteries, etc.) c. 6. An Act that such as were religious Persons may purchase, sue and be sued, in all manner of Actions.
(Continuance of Acts) c. 7. An Act concerning the Continuance of the Statute for Punishment of Beggars and Vagabonds, and of certain other Statutes.
Proclamation by the Crown Act 1539 c. 8. An Act that Proclamations made by the King's Highness, with the Advice of His Honourable Council, shall be obeyed, and kept as though they were made by Act of Parliament.
(Bishops) c. 9. An Act authorising the King's Highness to make Bishops by his Letters Patent.
House of Lords Precedence Act 1539 c. 10 (still in force). An Act concerning placing of the Lords in the Parliament Chamber, and other Assemblies and Conferences of Council.
(Wales) c. 11. Act authorising the King's Highness newly to allot certain Townships in Wales.
(Taking of hawks) c. 12. An Act concerning wrongful taking of Hawks' Eggs and Birds out of the Nests; finding and taking up of the King's Hawks; hunting in the King's Forest, Park or Chase, or other Ground inclosed; and killing of Conies within any lawful Warren of the King's.
(Priests, etc.) c. 10. An Act for the Moderation of the Punishment of Incontinency of Priests and Women offending with them.
(Stealing hawks' eggs, etc.) c. 11. An Act concerning stealing of Hawk's Eggs, Conies and Deer.
(Sanctuaries) c. 12. An Act concerning Sanctuaries, Privileges of Churches and Church-yards.
(Horses) c. 13. An Act concerning the Breed of Horses of higher Stature.
(Navigation) c. 14. An Act for Maintenance of the Navy of England, and for certain Rates of Freights.
(Religion) c. 15. An Act concerning Archbishops, Bishops, their Chancellors, Commissary, Archdeacons and their Officials, to be in the Commission of the Act concerning the Abolition of erroneous Opinions in Christian Religion.
(Aliens) c. 16. An Act concerning Strangers.
(Paving of Holborn, Aldgate, etc.) c. 17. An Act for paving of Aldgate to Whitechapel, High Holborn, Chancery Lane, Grays-Inn Lane, Shoe Lane and Feuther Lane.
(Rebuilding of certain towns) c. 18. An Act for re-edifying of decayed Houses in sundry Towns, and Places of the Realm.
(Rebuilding of West Country towns) c. 19. An Act for re-edifying of decayed Houses in sundry Towns of the West Parts.
(Suppression of monasteries) c. 20. An Act concerning Privileges and Franchises.
(Trinity term) c. 21. An Act for the Abbreviation and Limitation of Trinity Term.
(Tenths) c. 22. An Act concerning the Accounts of Bishops and others, for the Tenth granted to the King's Majesty.
(Taxation) c. 23. The Subsidy of the Clergy of the Province of Canterbury.
(Hospital of Saint John of Jerusalem (possessions, etc.)) c. 24. An Act concerning the Lands and Goods of the Hospitals of St. John of Jerusalem in England and Ireland, to be hereafter in the King's Hands and Disposition.
(Succession to the Crown) c. 25. An Act declaring the Dissolution of the King's pretensed Marriage with the Lady Anne of Cleves.
(Religion) c. 26. An Act concerning true Opinions and Declarations of Christ's Religion.
(Certain recent grants and licences avoided) c. 27. An Act for the Resumption of extraordinary Grants and of Licences of Absence; and Reversions in the Town of Calais, and the Marches of the same, and in Berwick; and of the Sheriffwicks for Life in Wales.
(Leases) c. 28. An Act that Lessees shall enjoy their Farms against the Tenants in Tail.
(Lands at Oswaldbeck, Nottinghamshire (descent)) c. 29. An Act concerning customable Lands in Osweldebek Soke.
(Mispleadings, jeofails, etc.) c. 30. An Act concerning Mispleading, Jeofails and Attorneys.
(Recoveries) c. 31. An Act for the avoiding of Recoveries by Collusion, by Tenants for Term of Life.
(Joint tenants for life or years) c. 32. An Act concerning Joint Tenants for Term of Life or Years.
(Disseisin) c. 33. An Act that wrongful Disseisin is no Descent in the Law.
(Grantees of reversions) c. 34. An Act concerning Grantees of Reversions to take Advantage of the Conditions to be performed by the Lessees.
(Forest) c. 35. An Act that Justices of Forests may make Deputies.
(Fines) c. 36. An Act for the Exposition of the Statute of Fines.
(Wards and liveries) c. 22. An Act concerning the Order of Words and Liveries.
(Criminal law) c. 23. An Act to proceed by Commission of Oyer and Determiner against such Persons as shall confess Treason, &c., without remanding the same to be tried in the Shire where the Offence was committed.
(Justices of assize, etc.) c. 24. An Act that no Man shall be Justice of Assise in his own Country.
(Naturalization of certain children born overseas) c. 25. An Act for making free certain Children born, beyond the Sea, and to put the same Children in the Nature of mere Englishmen.
(Conveyances by Sir John Shelton made void) c. 26. An Act to make frustrate certain Conveyances devised by Sir John Shelton.
Leases by Corporations Act 1541 c. 27. An Act for Leases of Hospitals, Colleges and other Corporations to be good and effectual with the Consent of the more Party.
(Clergy) c. 28. An Act for the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, the Chancellor of the Augmentations, and certain other Noblemen, to retain Chaplains.
(Monasteries, etc.) c. 29. An Act to enable Persons late Religious to sue and to be sued.
(Coventry and Lichfield) c. 30. An Act confirming the Authority of the Dean and Chapter of Lichfield making Leases and other Grants.
(Fraudulent administration of intestates' goods) c. 8
(Continuance of Acts, etc.) c. 9
(Woollen cloth) c. 10
(Land drainage in various counties) c. 11
(Policies of assurance) c. 12
(Outrages in northern counties) c. 13
(Assise of fuel) c. 14
(Fines of land) c. 15
(Repair of Eden bridges, Cumberland) c. 16
(Taxation) c. 17
(Taxation) c. 18
(General pardon) c. 19
Perfecting the Countess of Sussex's jointure. c. 1
Assurance of manors and lands for the Countess of Bedford's jointure. c. 2
Denization of Myllet, Pope, Chaundeler, Eaton and Tooley. c. 3
Edward Nevill and Sir Henry Nevill: disposal of copyhold lands held of the manors of Rotherfield (Sussex) and Alesley and Fylongley (Warwickshire). c. 4
Assurance of the manors or farms of Sageburie (otherwise Sadgebutie, Gageburie or Gadgeburie) and Obden to Samuel Sandis and John Harris. c. 5
Augmentation of Rachel Nevill's jointure. c. 6
Naturalization of Lupo and others. c. 7
Assurance of the Patronage of Rotherston (Cheshire) vicarage and a Scholar's room in Christchurch Cathedral, Oxford, by the Dean and Chapter to Thomas Venables. c. 8
Appeasing differences between Francis Ketelby and Andrew Ketelby and his wife Jane. c. 9
Edward Lucas' estate: making his lands liable for the payment of certain legacies and debts. c. 10
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