Ecclesiastical Leases Act 1572

The Ecclesiastical Leases Act 1572 (14 Eliz. 1. c. 11) was an Act of the Parliament of England.

Ecclesiastical Leases Act 1572[1]
Act of Parliament
Long titleAn Acte for the continuacion explanacion perfiting and enlardging of divers Estatutes.[2]
Citation14 Eliz. 1. c. 11
Royal assent30 June 1572
Other legislation
Repealed byStatute Law (Repeals) Act 1998
Status: Repealed
Revised text of statute as amended

The whole Act was repealed by section 1(1) of, and Group 1 of Part II of Schedule 1 to, the Statute Law (Repeals) Act 1998.

Section 5 earlier partial repeal


Here the words "masters or guardians of any hospital" and the words "and hospitals" were repealed (by virtue of section 48(2)) under Schedule 7 to the Charities Act 1960.


  1. ^ The citation of this Act by this short title was authorised by section 5 of, and Schedule 2 to, the Statute Law Revision Act 1948. Due to the repeal of those provisions, it is now authorised by section 19(2) of the Interpretation Act 1978.
  2. ^ These words are printed against this Act in the second column of Schedule 2 to the Statute Law Revision Act 1948, which is headed "Title".