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The TITLES of the STATUTES.

Anno 18 Edwardi 3. Stat. 2.

1. AN Act for ceating of Commiſſions of new Inquiries
2. An Act touching Juſtices of the Peace.
3. An Act for ſsorting and buyinig of Woolls.
4. An Act to repeal Commiſſions for Eſſay of Weights and Meaſures.
5. An Act touching Exigents in Treſpaſs.
6. An Act for the new Money and the Exchanges.
7. When the King's Wages to Soldiers ſhall begin and end.

Other Statutes the ſame 18th Year for the Clergy. Stat. 3.

1. A Triennial Diſme granted to the King by the Clergy towards his War in France.
2. An Act for Trial of Bigamy.
3. Against purchasing Lands in Mortmain.
4. Confirmation of the Statute of Purveyors.
5. Touching Prohibitions.
6. Temporal Juſtices ſhall not make Commiſſions, to in- quire of Proceſs made by Spiritual Judges.
7. Touching Scire facias for Diſmes.

Stat. 4.

THE Oath of Juſtices.

Stat. 5.

THE Oath of the Clerks of the Chancery.

Anno 20 Edwardi 3.

1. AN Act that Right be done by Juſtices to all Men.
2. An Act that Right be done by the Barons of the Exchequer.
3. An Act for the Oath of the Juſtices of Aſſi{{ls{}}es and Gaol-Delivery.
4. None ſhall maintain any Quarrels but their own.
5. Lords and great Men mall put ſuch out of their Service which are Maintainers of Quarrels.
6. Juſtices of Aſſiſe ſhall inquire of the Demeanour of Sheriffs, and other Officers.

Statutes of Labourers, Anno 23 Edwardi 3 .

1. WHAT Persons ſhall be compelled to labour.
2. An Act that labourers retained depart not within their Term.
3, 4. & 5. For Labourers Wages.
6. For Victuallers.
7. For Beggars.
8. For Artificers.

The Statute of Labourers, made Anno 25 Edw. 3.

1, 2,
& 3
WHAT Wages Labourers and others Shall take.
4. For Cordwainers, and other Artificers.
5. For Puniſhment of the Offenders of this Statute.
6. An Aft againſt Extortions by Sheriffs, &c.
7. An Aft for holding of Seſſions, and againſt unlawful Departure of Servants.

Another Statute made the fame 25th Tear. Stat. 2.

AN Act touching ſuch as be born beyond the Seas.


A Statute for the Clergy, made the ſame 25th Year. Stat. 3.

1. A Confirmation of all Liberties granted to the Clergy.
2. An Act for Repeal of an Act made 14 Ed. 3. cap. 2. touching the King's Preſentment to a Church of another's Right.
3. An Act that the King's Title ſhall be examined when he preſents to a Benefice.
4. For Clerks convict of Treaſons and Felonies
5. Clerks shall be arraigned of all their Offences.
6. Touching ſeizing of Temporalties, and taking Fines of Biſhops for Contempts.
7. The Incumbent may plead againſt the King in a Duare Impedit.
8. For Cognizance of Matters pertaining to the Church.
9. Touching Indictments of Extortions of Ordinaries.

1. AN Act for meaſuring of Clothes.
2. An Act for Victual and other Merchandizes to be ſold by Merchants Strangers without Interruption.
3. An Act againſt foreftalling of Wines.
4. An Act for pulling down of new Wears.

A Statute of Purveyors made in the ſame 25th Year. Stat 5.

1. AN touching Purveyors for the King's Houſe.
2. An Act for Declaration of Treaſons.
3. No Indictor ſhall be put upon the Inqueſt of the Party indicted.
4. An Act that no Man be condemned by Suggeſtion, without lawful Preſentment.
5.An Aft touching Aftions brought by Executors of Executors.
6. An Act againſt Takers of Wood or Timber for the King.
7. An Act for the gathering of the Foreſters.
8. None ſhall be conſtrained to find Men of Arms.
9. Auncel Weight aboliſhed.
10. An Act for true Meafures.
11. For reaſonable Aid to make the King's Son Knight, or to marry his Daughter.
12. An Act for Exchange of Gold and Silver.
13. An Act againſt impairing of Money.
14. What Proceſs ſhall be awarded againſt Men indicted of Felony.
15. Againſt Purveyors taking more Sheep than be needful.
16. Exception of Nontenure of Parcel fhall not abate the whole Writ.
17. Touching Proceſs of Outlawry In Aftions of Debt, Detinue, and Replevin.
18. Touching Villenage.
19. Touching Proteſtions granted by the King.
20. For Plate to be received into the Mint by Weight, and returned in Money by Weight.
21. For taking Wines by the King's Butler.
22. Againſt Proviſors to the Court of Rome.
23. Against Lombards that efcape out of the Reaim being in Debt.

Other Statutes made in the fame 25th Year. Stat. 6.

AStatute of Prevlſors.

Stat. 7.

AStatute of the Form of levying of the Fifteen.

Anno 27 Edwardi 3.

1. AGAINST Proviſors to the Court of Rome.
2. Touching Charters of Pardon for Felonies.
3. For Commiſſions to be awarded to redreſs Victuallers, and Dearth of Victuals.
4. For Aulnage and Aſſiſe of Clothes, and a Subſidy granted upon every Cloth.
5. Foreſtalling of Gaſcoigne Wines, Felony.
6. For Merchants of Gaſcoigne faſely to bring their Wines.
7. That it ſhall be Felony to ſojourn in Gaſcoigne, and buy Wines there by Engliſh Merchants.
8. For gauging of Wines.

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