Act discharging the quots of testaments

Our sovereign lord, with advice and consent of his estates of parliament, for many weighty considerations moving his majesty, statutes and ordains that no quots of testaments confirmed since 16 November 1641, and to be confirmed in time coming, shall be exacted from any of his majesty's lieges by commissaries, commissary clerks, fiscals and others whom it pertains, without prejudice always of the ordinary fees due to them as is appropriate.

  1. NAS. PA2/27, f.1v.