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Bill Number1282Session1796B
Title To empower the Lord Lieutenant or other chief governor or governors of Ireland to apprehend and detain such persons as he or they shall suspect for conspiring against his majesty's person and government.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 13 Oct 1796Leave or Order to Arthur Wolfe Attorney General [2243]
Presented 13 Oct 1796Presented by Arthur Wolfe Attorney General [2243]
2nd Reading & Committed 13 Oct 1796   
Reported 14 Oct 1796Reported by Right Honourable Mason [1352]
Sent to Other House 14 Oct 17962nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 15 Oct 1796   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers20 Oct 1798 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 20 Oct 1798 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 26 Oct 1796 
Statute Number 37 George III c.1
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