List of English statutes


List of English statutes

This is a list of statutes of England excluding Acts of Parliament.

11th century

*Laws of William the Conqueror 1070-1087 [ [http://www.britannia.com/history/docs/laws.html Laws of William the Conqueror] ]
**One God to be revered throughout the whole realm; peace and security to be preserved between English and Normans
**Oath of loyalty
**Protection of the King's Peace
**Frenchmen to pay "scot and lot"
**Live cattle to be sold in cities
**Defence of French allegations of offences
**Hold the law of King Edward
**Freeman's pledge and surety
**Prohibition on the sale of any man by another outside the country
**Forbidding killings and hangings
*Writ concerning spiritual and temporal courts c. 1072
*Writ concerning conduct of sheriffs c. 1077
*Coronation Charter 1100 [ [http://www.britannia.com/history/docs/charter.html The Charter of the Liberties of Henry I] ]
**Freedom of the Church of God
**Redemption of lands by just and lawful "relief"
**Marriage
**Dower
**Common mintage
**Pardon of Debts and Fees owing to the King's brother
**Bequeathments of barons' properties
**Forfeiture by barons or the King's men
**Remission of all murder-fines incurred before the crowning of the King
**Retention of forests
**Relieving Knight's burden on their land
**Peace to be kept in all the kingdom
**Restoration of the law of King Edward
**Return of lands belonging to the King

12th century

*Charter concerning the holding of courts of shire and hundred 1108-1111
*Charter on confirmation of laws c. 1135
*Charter on liberties of church 1136
*Charter describing the Treaty of Winchester 1153
*Charter on confirmation of liberties 1154
*Constitutions of Clarendon 1164 [ [http://www.britannia.com/history/docs/clarendn.html Constitutions of Clarendon, 1164] ]
*Writ of Henry II addressed to the bishops of England 1164
*Assize of Clarendon 1166
*Charter of Henry II granting Meath to Hugh of Lassy 1172
*Assize of Northampton 1176
*Assize of Arms 1181
*Assize of the Forest 1184 [ [http://www.constitution.org/sech/sech_035.htm The Assize of the Forest 1184] ]
*Ordinance of the Saladin Tithe 1188 [ [http://www.constitution.org/sech/sech_038.htm Ordinance of the Saladin Tithe (1188)] ]

13th century

*Charter of Liberties unknown date before 15 June 1215
*Magna Carta 1215
*Magna Carta 1216
*Magna Carta 1217
*Charter of the Forest 1217 [ [http://www.constitution.org/sech/sech_045.htm Henry III: Charter of the Forest (1217)] ]
*Magna Carta 1225
*Statute concerning the Jews 1233
*Royal ordinance on alienation by tenants-in-chief 1256
*Proclamation of 18 October 1258
*Assize of Bread and Ale 1267
*Grant of custom on exported wool, woolfells and hides 1275
*Statute of the Jewry 1275
*Distraint of knighthood 1278
*Confirmatio Cartarum (confirming Magna Carta and other charters) 1297 [ [http://www.britannia.com/history/docs/cartarum.html Confimatio Cartarum] ] [ [http://www.statutelaw.gov.uk/content.aspx?LegType=All+Primary&PageNumber=109&NavFrom=2&parentActiveTextDocId=1517519&ActiveTextDocId=1517519&filesize=58673 Confirmation of the Charters as currently in force] ]
*Pardon to H. de Bohun, and others 1297

References


* [http://www.attorneygeneral.ie/slru/repeals.pdf List of English statutes repealed in ireland] (PDF format)

ee also

*List of Acts of Parliament of the English Parliament to 1600
*List of Acts of Parliament of the English Parliament, 1601 to 1706


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