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Bill Number2964Session1798
Title For sale of his majesty's quit rents, crown and other rents, and of the lands forfeited in the years 1641 and 1688, and other lands yet remaining undisposed of, in such manner, and under such provisions as are therein mentioned.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 2 Jul 1798Leave or Order to John Parnell Chancellor of Exchequer [1633]
Presented 17 Jul 1798Presented by John Parnell Chancellor of Exchequer [1633]
2nd Reading & Committed 23 Jul 1798   
Reported 30 Jul 1798Reported by Right Honourable Corry [0497]
Sent to Other House 31 Jul 17982nd House Reporter Edmond Henry Pery Lord Glentworth [1670]
Sent to Chief Governor 14 Aug 1798   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers18 Sep 1798 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 28 Sep 1798 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 6 Oct 1798 
Statute Number 38 George III c.72
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