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Bill Number1944Session1798
Title For punishing mutiny and desertion, and for the better payment of the army and their quarters within this kingdom.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 3 Feb 1798Leave or Order to Mr Elliot [0695]
Presented 7 Feb 1798Presented by Mr Elliot [0695]
2nd Reading & Committed 8 Feb 1798   
Reported 10 Feb 1798Reported by Mr Elliot [0695]
Sent to Other House 13 Feb 17982nd House Reporter Otway Cuffe Earl of Desart [4005]
Sent to Chief Governor 23 Feb 1798   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers2 Mar 1798 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 14 Mar 1798 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 24 Mar 1798 
Statute Number 38 George III c.27
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