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Bill Number1585Session1731
Title For granting to his majesty a further additional duty on wine, silk, hops, china, earthen, japanned, or lacquered ware, and vinegar, and also a tax of 4s. in the pound on all salaries, profits of employments, fees and pensions, to be applied to pay an interest of £5 per cent per annum, for the sum of £300,000 and towards the discharge of the said principal sum.
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Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 8 Nov 1731Leave or Order to Dr Marmaduke Coghill [0431]
Read & Committed 11 Nov 1731Presented by Dr Marmaduke Coghill [0431]
Reported 13 Nov 1731Reported by Dr Marmaduke Coghill [0431]
Sent to Chief Governor 13 Nov 1731   
Privy Council Stages
Decision of the Irish Privy Council Approved 
Received & Referred to Law Officers25 Nov 1731 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Amended 
Engrossed 29 Nov 1731 
Returned Bill Stages
House Presented Commons 
Presented 11 Dec 1731 
Sent to Other House 15 Dec 1731 
Royal Assent 18 Dec 1731 
Statute Number 5 George II c.2
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