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EN GLISH L A
L A W,
TIME of the SA X-ONS,
END of the REIGN of ELIZABETH.
By JOHN RE E V ES, Esq.
BARRISTER AT LAW.
CONTAINING THE REIGN OF ELIZABETH.
PRINTED BY A. STRAHAN,
FOR J. AND W. T. CLARKE,
PORTUGAL-STREET, LINCOLN's inn.
The Reformation re-established. - Simony. - The Statute of
Labourers. — Of Vagrants. — Of the Poor. — Hospitals.
Statutes. Of Feofails. The first object, at the commencement of this queen's C H A P. reign, was, to establish the reformation upon the foot it was on at the death of Edward the Sixth. For this ELIZAB. purpose was made stat. 1 El. c. 1. which began this great The Rework in the manner Henry the Eighth had done, by first formation abolishing the authority of the Pope. It was thereby en- blished. acted, that stat. 1 & 2 P. & M. c. 8. should be repealed; and that the following statutes should stand revived, namely, stat. 23 Hen. 8. c. 9. ordaining that no one should be cited out of the diocese where he dwells. Stat. 24 Hen. 8. c. 12. taking away appeals to the See of Rome. Stat. 25 Hen. 8. c. 19. concerning the submission of the clergy.