Act that na particuler act of parliament sall prejuge the ministeris in thair levingis

Oure soverane lord, with advise of the estaitis of this present parliament, having consideratioun how that the ministeris provydit to ecclesiasticall functionis and leving of the kirk and serving the cure thairat hes bene and may be in tyme cuming havelie prejudgit in thair saidis ecclesiasticall levingis and rentis thairof be speciall actis and constitutionis maid in favouris of certane particuler personis, for remeid thairof in tyme cuming, hes statute and ordanit that quhatsumevir act or constitutioun of parliament in tyme cuming efter the dait heirof be maid in favoure of ony particuler persoun quhairby the provisioun of ony ministeris levingis may be tane away, or in onywayis prejudgeit, directlie or indirectlie in thair saidis provisionis, rentis and proffeittis thairof, or ony pairt of the samyn, that the same salbe in all tyme cuming null and of nane availl, force nor effect, except the saidis ministeris be callit upoun, thair provisioun and the samyn in haill or in pairt reducit befoir the juge ordiner.

  1. NAS, PA2/15, f.10r. Back
  2. The letter 'V.' written in the margin. Back