Henry VIII,the Reign
Acts of Parliament
Acts Relating to the Reformation of the Church & Crown - Numbers 1,2,3,14 and 17
1 (Supremacy of the Crown) 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.
2 (Succession to the Crown) 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.
3 (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.
4 (Jurors in Wales) c. 4. An Act for Punishment of Perjury of Jurors in the Lordships Marchers in Walts.
5 (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.
6 (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.
7 (Sussex highway (diversion)) c. 7. An Act for amending of Highways in Sussex.
8 (Rebuilding at Norwich (after the fire)) c. 8. An Act for the Re-edifying of void Grounds in the City of Norwich.
9 (Rebuilding at Lynn Bishop, Norfolk) c. 9. An Act for the Re-edifying of void Grounds within the Town of Lynne.
10 (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.
11 (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.
12 (Purgation of convicts in Wales) c. 12. An Act for Purgation of Convicts in Wales.
13 Treasons Act 1534 c. 13. An Act whereby divers Offences be made High Treason.
14 Suffragan Bishops Act 1534 c. 14 (still in force). An Act for Nomination and Consecration of Suffragans within this Realm.
15 (Abolition of mortuaries in Richmond, Yorkshire) c. 15. An Act for taking away certain Exactions taken within the Archdeaconry of Richmond by Spiritual Men.
16 (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.
17 (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.
18 (General pardon) c. 18. An Act concerning the King's general and free Pardon granted by his Highness.
19 (Taxation) c. 19. An Act containing a Grant of Subsidy unto the King's Highness for a Fifteenth and Tenth.
20 (Assurance of lands to Duke of Norfolk) c. 20
21 (Assurance of lands to Duke of Richmond) c. 21
22 (Attainder of the Bishop of Rochester and others) c. 22
23 (Attainder of Sir Thomas More) c. 23
24 (Exchange, King and Abbot of Waltham) c. 24
25 (Attainder of the Earl of Kildare) c. 25
26 (Merchants of the Stylyard) c. 26