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Bill Number2248Session1796A
Title To explain and amend several acts heretofore passed for the lighting, cleansing and watching of cities, towns corporate and market towns.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 16 Mar 1796Leave or Order to Right Honourable Mr Corry [0497]
Presented 16 Mar 1796Presented by Right Honourable Mr Corry [0497]
2nd Reading & Committed 19 Mar 1796   
Reported 24 Mar 1796Reported by Sir George Fitzgerald Hill [1017]
Sent to Other House 25 Mar 17962nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 29 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.51
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