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Bill Number2028Session1796A
Title For the establishing an easy and expeditious method for the payment in this kingdom of half-pay to certain naval officers and of pensions to the widows of such officers, and bounties to the relations of naval officers, seamen and marines slain in fight with the enemy, and to enable petty officers in the navy, boatswains, gunners, carpenters and seamen, landsmen, non-commissioned officers of marines and marines serving in his majesty's navy to allot part of their wages or pay for the maintenance of their wives and families resident in this kingdom.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 14 Mar 1796Leave or Order to John Parnell Chancellor of Exchequer [1633]
Presented 14 Mar 1796Presented by John Parnell Chancellor of Exchequer [1633]
2nd Reading & Committed 16 Mar 1796   
Reported 19 Mar 1796Reported by Mr Cooke [0468]
Sent to Other House 21 Mar 17962nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 24 Mar 1796   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers4 Apr 1796 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 6 Apr 1796 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 15 Apr 1796 
Statute Number 36 George III c.56
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