Text of legislation

How Irish statutes were made

Sources for Irish legislation, 1692–1800

General Index of Bills

Members of parliament

Regnal years and statute numbers


Contact Us

Bill Number0562Session1791
Title To amend an act passed in the 11th and 12th years of his present majesty, entitled, an act for rendering more effectual the several laws for the better enabling the clergy having cure of souls to reside on their benefices, and to build on their respective glebe lands and to prevent dilapidations, and for the encouragement of Protestant schools within this kingdom of Ireland, and also to amend an act passed in the 13th and 14th years of his present majesty, entitled, an act to amend an act passed in the 8th year of his present majesty, entitled, an act for erecting new chapels of ease in the parish of Armagh, and making such chapels, and those that are already erected in said parish, perpetual cures, and for making a proper provision for the maintenance of perpetual curates to officiate in the same, and for other purposes.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 26 Mar 1791Leave or Order to Mr Duigenan [0664]
Presented 29 Mar 1791Presented by Mr Duigenan [0664]
2nd Reading & Committed 30 Mar 1791   
Reported 31 Mar 1791Reported by Mr Duigenan [0664]
Sent to Other House 2 Apr 17912nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 7 Apr 1791   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers15 Apr 1791 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 20 Apr 1791 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 5 May 1791 
Statute Number 31 George III c.19
[+] Further Details