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Bill Number0271Session1796A
Title To enable the lord lieutenant or other chief governor or governors for the time being, and council, when the price of corn or grain is above the rates of exportation, to prohibit the export of bread and biscuit, and to indemnify those who have prevented the export of the same.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 7 Mar 1796Leave or Order to Right Honourable Sir Hercules Langrishe [1200]
Presented 7 Mar 1796Presented by Right Honourable Sir Hercules Langrishe [1200]
2nd Reading & Committed 8 Mar 1796   
Reported 22 Mar 1796Reported by Right Honourable Sir Hercules Langrishe [1200]
Sent to Other House 23 Mar 17962nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 28 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.43
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