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Bill Number0847Session1795
Title For the relief of insolvent debtors, in regard to the imprisonment of their persons.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 28 Feb 1795Leave or Order to Mr Barrington [0087]
Presented 24 Apr 1795Presented by Mr Barrington [0087]
2nd Reading & Committed 27 Apr 1795   
Reported 12 May 1795Reported by Mr Macartney [1305]
Sent to Other House 21 May 17952nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 21 May 1795   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers26 May 1795 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 27 May 1795 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 5 Jun 1795 
Statute Number 35 George III c.30
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