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Bill Number2016Session1790A
Title For better enabling the Royal Canal company to carry on and complete the Royal Canal from the city of Dublin to Tarmonbury on the River Shannon.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 26 Feb 1790Leave or Order to Right Honourable Sir John Blaquiere [0162]
Presented 26 Feb 1790Presented by Right Honourable Sir John Blaquiere [0162]
2nd Reading & Committed 27 Feb 1790   
Reported 9 Mar 1790Reported by George Frederick Nugent Lord Delvin [1547]
Sent to Other House 10 Mar 17902nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 17 Mar 1790   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers25 Mar 1790 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 26 Mar 1790 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 5 Apr 1790 
Statute Number 30 George III c.20
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