Note of bills
A NOTE of such Bills as have been delivered into the Upper House of this Parliament, Anno 18° Domini Nostri Regis Jacobi: videlicet,
Calendar of Bills brought into this House during the Parliament.
AN Act for Restraint of the Transportation of
An Act for the making of the Arms of the Kingdom more serviceable.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir Stephen Leisure,
An Act for the further Assurance and Perfecting of
the Sales made by Charles Walgrave, the Elder, Esquire,
by virtue of an Act of Parliament holden by Prorogation at Westm. in the Seventh Year of the Reign of the
King's Majesty of England, Fraunce, and Ireland, and of
Scotland the Three and Fortieth, intituled, An Act for
the enabling of Charles Walgrave, Esquire, to make
Sale of certain Lands, for the Payment of his Debts,
and for the Advancement of his younger Sons and
(fn. *) An Act for the Confirmation of His Majesty's Letters Patents to Sir Phillipp Cary, Knight, of the Manor
of Mynster, in the Isle of Thannett.
An Act for the Explanation of An Act of Parliament, made in the Third Year of His Majesty's Reign
over this Realm of England, intituled, An Act for the
Clearing the Passage by Water, from London, to and
beyond the City of Oxon.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir Francis Stuart,
Knight, Walter Stuart, James Maxwell, and William
An Act to confirm Leases to be made by the most
Excellent Prince Charles of Lands, Parcel of his Highness's Dutchy of Cornewall.
An Act against Transportation of Money, either
in Gold or Silver Sterling, or of Gold or Silver Vessel,
Plate or Bullion, into any Parts beyond the Seas, or out
of the King's Dominions.
An Act for the Confirmation of a Decree, and certain
Orders, made in the High Court of Chancery, concerning the Fines, Customs, and Services, of divers Copyhold or Customary Messuages, Cottages, Lands, Tenements, and Hereditaments, within the Manors of
Cannock, Rudgley, Longdon, and Heywood, in the County
An Act to enable Edmond Clough, Esquire, and other
Bargainees in Trust, to convey the Manor of Temple
Newsham, and other Lands and Tenements, in the
County of Yorke, to Esme Stuart, Lord Aubigny, and
Earl of March, and the Lady Katherine his Wife, or
such others as they shall nominate and appoint.
An Act for Confirmation of the Foundation of the
Hospital of King James, founded in Charter-house,
within the County of Midd. at the humble Petition and
only Costs and Charges, of Thomas Sutton, Esquire.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Abraham Salesbury
and Elizabeth Salesbury, the Son and Daughter of Peirce
Salesbury, Englishman, and Citizen and Merchant Taylor
of London, David Kerke, Lewis Kerke, Thomas Kerke,
John Kerke, James Kerke, Peter Kerke, Katherine Kerke,
and Mary Kerke, Children of Gervis Kerke, Englishman,
and Citizen and Mercer of London.
An Act for the reviving and making perpetual of
an Act, made in the Nine and Thirtieth Year of the
Reign of the late Queen Elizabeth, intituled, An Act
for Erecting of Hospitals, and Abiding and Working
Houses, for the Poor.
An Act for Confirmation of a Bargain and Sale of
the Rectory of Dorking, and certain Lands in Surrey,
heretofore made by the Right Honourable Charles Earl
of Nottingham, and William late Lord Howard of Effingham, deceased, unto Thomas Trevor, and William Brian,
and his Heirs.
An Act for the enabling and making good of Grants,
made by Collegiate and Ecclesiastical Corporations, to
the late Queen Elizabeth, after the Second Day of April,
in the Thirteenth Year, and before the Eighth Day of
February, in the Five and Twentieth Year of Her late
An Act for punishing of divers Abuses, committed
on the Sabbath Day, called Sunday.
An Act to prevent and punish the Abuses in procuring Process of Supersedeas, for the Peace and Good
Behaviour out of His Majesty's Courts at Westm. to
prevent Abuses, in procuring Writs of Certiorari out of
the said Courts, for the removing of Indictments found
before Justices of the Peace in their several Sessions.
An Act for Repeal of one Branch of the Statute, made
in the Session of Parliament holden by Prorogation at
Westm. the Two and Twentieth Day of January, in the
Four and Thirtieth Year of the Reign of King Henry
the Eighth, intituled, An Act for certain Ordinances in
the King's Majesty's Dominions and Principality of
An Act for the Grant of Two Entire Subsidies by the
An Act for Confirmation of the Subsidy granted by
An Act against certain troublesome Persons, commonly called Relators, Informers, and Promoters.
An Act against the Freeing and Discharging of some
Manors, Lands, and Tenements, late the Earl of Bedford's, of and from certain Rents and Fee-farms, due
and payable to the King's Majesty; and to impose and
lay the same wholly upon other Manors, Lands, and
Tenements, chargeable with the same.
An Act against the False Dying of Silks.
An Act for the general Quiet of the Subject, against
all Pretence of Concealments whatsoever.
An Act to prevent and reform prophane Swearing
An Act to enlarge, and make perpetual, the Act made
for Ease in Pleading against troublesome and contentious
Suits, prosecuted against Justices of Peace, Mayors,
Constables, and certain others His Majesty's Officers,
for the lawful Execution of their Office, made in the
Seventh Year of His Majesty's most Happy Reign.
An Act for the Explanation of a Branch of the Statute,
made in the Third Year of the King's Majesty's Reign
of England, intituled, An Act for the better discovering
and repressing of Popish Recusants.
An Act for the better repressing of Drunkenness, and
restraining the inordinate Haunting of Inns, Alehouses,
and other Victualing Houses.
An Act for the Free Trade and Traffick of Welsh
Cloths, Cottons, Frizes, Linens and Plains, in and
through the Kingdom of England and Dominion of
An Act for the Naturalizing of Phillipp Burlamachi, of
An Act for Confirmation of a Judgement given by
His Majesty in a Scire facias, in the Time of this Session
of Parliament, against Henry Heron, and for Declaration
of the Letters Patents therein mentioned to be void.
An Act for making the River of Thames Navigable
with Barges, Boats, or Lighters, from Bircott, in the
County of Oxford, unto the City of Oxford.
An Act for the Freeing and Discharging of some
Manors, Lands, and Tenements, late the Earl of Bedd,
of and from certain Rents and Fee-farms, due and
payable to the King's Majesty; and to unite and charge
the same in other Manner.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Jacob Jacobson, of
An Act for the Naturalizing of Phillipp Jacobson of
An Act for the Naturalizing of Michaell Samborne,
Richard Samborne the Younger, Thomas Samborne, Margaret Samborne, and Mary Samborne, the Children of
Richard Samborne the Elder, of Mayden Newton, in the
County of Dorsset, Merchant.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Percy Browne and
Mary Browne, Children of Sir William Browne, Knight,
Lieutenant Governor of His Majesty's late Cautionary
Town of Flushing, deceased.
An Act for the Naturalizing of John Younge, Doctor
of Divinity, and Dean of Winchester.
An Act for the Confirmation of an Exchange of Lands
between the most Excellent Prince Charles, and Sir Lewis
An Act for the Naturalizing of James Perkins, born
An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir William Anstrother,
Knight, Sir George Abercromy, Knight, Patrick Abercromy,
and Walter Balcanquall, Batchelor of Divinity.
An Act for the Naturalizing of David Yonge, Serjeant
of His Majesty's Silver Scullery, born in Scotland.
An Act for the Naturalizing of John Turner and
Elizabeth Turner, Children of John Turner, Citizen and
Skinner of London.
An Act for the Confirmation of Wadham College, in
Oxon, and the Possessions thereof.
An Act to enable Sir Richard Lumley, Knight, to sell
divers Manors and Lands, for the Payment of his Debts,
and Preferment of his Younger Children.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir Robert Ayton,
Knight, and James Bowie, Esquire, Serjeant of His Majesty's Wine Cellar.
An Act concerning Monopolies, and Dispensation with
Penal Laws, and the Forfeitures thereof.
An Act for and concerning the Naturalizing of Mrs.
Albinia Cecill, Daughter to Sir Edward Cecyll, Knight,
An Act, That the County Palatine of Durham shall
have Knights, Citizens, and Burgesses, to serve in the
Commons House of Parliament.
An Act concerning Women convicted of small Felonies.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Dorothy Style, the
Daughter of Thomas Style, of London, Merchant.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir Robert Douglas,
Knight, Treasurer of the Prince his Highness's Household.
An Act for the Confirmation and Continuance of Hospitals and Free Schools.
An Act for the establishing of the Free Grammar
School, and Lands thereto belonging, in Wootton under
Edge, within the County of Glocester, founded in the
Eighth Year of the Reign of Richard the Second,
some Time King of England, by Katherin Lady Berckley.
An Act concerning Tobacco.
An Act concerning the Transportation of Butter
made, and to be made, in the Dominion of Wales, and
County of Mounmouth.
An Act for Limitation and Avoiding of Suits in
An Act against such as shall levy any Fine, suffer any
Recovery, knowledge any Statute, Recognizance, Bail,
or Judgement, in the Name of any other Person or
Persons, not being privy or consenting thereunto.
An Act concerning the Purveyance and Taking of
Horses, Carts, and Carriages, by Land and by Water,
for His Majesty's Service.
An Act for the perfect settling and Confirmation
of the Estates and Customs of the Customary Tenants of
the High and Mighty Prince Charles, of his Highness's
Lands, called Richmond Fee, and Marques Fee, within
the Barony of Kendall, in the County of Westmerland.
An Act for Confirmation of the Copyhold Estates and
Customs of divers Copyholders, of the Manors of Stepney and Hackney, according to certain Indentures of
Agreement, and a Decree in the High Court of Chancery, made hetween the Lord of the said Manors and
An Act for settling of certain Manors and Lands of
the Right Honourable Anthony Viscount Mountague, towards the Payment of his Debts, and raising his Daughters Portions.
An Act for the Free Liberty for buying and selling
Wools and Woollen Yarn.
An Act for the re-possessing of the Lands of the King's
College, or Free Chappel, of Wolverhampton; and for
ordaining Statutes for the good Government of that
An Act to make good a Conveyance of the Manor
of Little Munden, in the County of Hertford, made by
Peter Vanlore, Esquire, Sir Charles Cæsar, Knight, and
his Lady, to Edmond Woodhall, Gentleman.
An Act for the Restitution in Blood of Carew Raleigh,
Son of Sir Walter Raleigh, late attainted of High Treason; and for Confirmation of certain Letters Patents made
by His Majesty to the Lord Digby.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir Robert Carr,
Knight, one of the Gentlemen of his Highness's Bedchamber.
An Act for exempting the Gentry of this Realm
from the servile Punishment of Whipping.
An Act for making void of a certain Order, Judgement, and Decree, lately made in His Majesty's Honourable Court of Chancery, between Sir William Zouch,
Knight, then deceased, and Allen Zouch, Brother of the
said Sir William, Plaintiffs, and Thomas Lord Arundell of
An Act for the Naturalizing of Sir Richard Preston,
Knight, Lord Dingwell, and Earl of Desmond.
An Act for the Naturalizing of Michaell Mathew.
An Act for the Establishing of the Manors, Lands,
Tenements, and Hereditaments, of John Starkey, late of
Darley, in the County of Chester, Esquire, deceased, in
John Starkey his Eldest Son, and the Heirs of his Body,
according to the true Intent and Meaning of the said
John Starkey his Father.
An Act for the Confirmation and Establishing of Caleb Morley, Clerk, His Majesty's Incumbent in the
Church and Parsonage of Stalbridge, in the County of
Dorset; and for the Restitution of the Glebe Lands,
Profits, and Possessions, of Right belonging to the said
An Act, That this Session of Parliament shall not determine by His Majesty's Royal Assent to some special
An Act to enable Dame Alce Dudley, Wife to Sir
Robert Dudly, Knight, to assure her Estate, in the Castle
and Manor of Killingworth, and other Lands, in the
County of Warwicke, for the valuable Consideration, to
the Prince his Highness and his Heirs.
An Act to admit the Subject to plead the General
Issue in Informations of Intrusion, brought on the Behalf
of the King's Majesty, and to retain his Possession till
An Act for the Release of Patentees, Tenants and
Farmers of Crown Lands, and Dutchy Lands, in Cases
of Forfeiture, for not Payment of their Rents, and other
Services or Duties.
An Act for making the Estates of attainted Persons
liable for the Payment of their just and due Debts.
An Act for Ease in the obtaining of Alienation, in
the pleading of Alienations with Licence, or of Pardons
of Alienation without Licence, in the Court of The Exchequer, or elsewhere.
An Act, restoring the Trade of the Merchants of the
Staple for the Exportation of Cloth, and all other Manufactures made of Wool, into the Parts beyond the