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Bill Number1040Session1791
Title To amend and consolidate the several acts relating to the trial of controverted elections, or return of members to serve in parliament.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 24 Feb 1791Leave or Order to George Frederick Nugent Lord Delvin [1547]
Presented 19 Mar 1791Presented by George Frederick Nugent Lord Delvin [1547]
2nd Reading & Committed 21 Mar 1791   
Reported 31 Mar 1791Reported by Mr Burgh [0284]
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.36
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