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Bill Number2972Session1798
Title To prevent persons from returning to his majesty's dominions who have been or shall be transported, banished or exiled on account of the present rebellion, and to prohibit them from passing into any country at war with his majesty.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Lords
Leave or Order    
Presented 21 Aug 1798Presented by John Fitzgibbon Lord Chancellor [0749]
2nd Reading & Committed 27 Aug 1798   
Reported 28 Aug 1798Reported by Frederik Christiaan Reinhart van Reede Earl of Athlone [4006]
Sent to Other House 29 Aug 17982nd House Reporter Right Honourable Mr Corry [0497]
Sent to Chief Governor 15 Sep 1798   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers25 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.78
Related Bills 2971
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