House of Lords Journal Volume 1: Note of acts

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Journal of the House of Lords: Volume 1, 1509-1577. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1767-1830.

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ACTS passed in the Parliament holden and begun at Westm. the 8th Day of May, Anno 14° Regine Elizabethe, and there continued and kept until the last Day of June then next following, Anno 14° predicte Regine.

Calendar of Acts passed this Sessions.

AN Act for the Punishment of such as shall rebelliously take or detain from the Queen's Majesty any of her Castles, Towers, Fortresses, Holds, etc.

An Act against such as shall conspire or practise the Enlargement of any Prisoner committed for High Treason.

An Act against the forging and counterfeiting of Foreign Coin, being not current within this Realm.

An Act to revive a Statute, made Anno Primo of the Queen's Majesty's Reign, inhibiting the carrying of Leather, Tallow, and Raw Hides, out of the Realm.

An Act for the Punishment of Vagabonds, and for the Relief of the Poor and Impotent.

An Act for the Explanation of a Statute, made against Fugitives over the Seas, in the 13th Year of the Queen's Majesty's Reign.

An Act against the Deceipts of Under Collectors of the Tenths and Subsidies of the Clergy.

An Act for the avoiding of Recoveries suffered by Collusion of Tenants for Term of Life, and such others.

An Act declaring, That the Tenant and Defendant may have a Tales de Circumstantibus, as well as the Demandant or Plaintiff.

An Act to reform the excessive Length of Kerseys.

An Act for the Continuation, Explanation, perfecting, and enlarging of divers Statutes.

An Act for the Repeal of a Statute, made Anno 8° of the Queen's Majesty's Reign, touching the Town of Shrewsburie.

An Act for the annexing of Hexham and Hexhamshire to the County of Northumberlande.

An Act for the Assurance of Gifts, Grants, etc. made, and to be made, for the Relief of the Poor in Hospitals, etc.

An Act for the Assurance of certain Lands and Tenements, according to the Meaning of Sir Thomas and Sir William Woodhouse, Knights, for the Benefit of certain Infants.

An Act for the Continuance of the Inning of Plumsted Marsh, in the County of Kent, being surrounded.

An Act for the better and further Assurance of certain Lands and Tenements, to the Maintenance of the Free Grammar-School of Tunbridge, in the County of Kent.


  • 1. In the Original, here follow some Entries of Appearances before the Lords of Her Majesty's Privy Council; which were misplaced in the Binding, and are afterwards inserted in their proper Place, in the Second Volume of the Printed Journals, Pag. 191.