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Bill Number2973Session1798
Title To compel certain persons who have been engaged in the late rebellion which hath broken out in this kingdom to surrender themselves, and abide their trials respectively, within a limited time, on pain of being attainted of high treason.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Lords
Leave or Order    
Presented 21 Aug 1798Presented by John Fitzgibbon Lord Chancellor [0749]
2nd Reading & Committed 23 Aug 1798   
Reported 29 Aug 1798Reported by Frederik Christiaan Reinhart van Reede Earl of Athlone [4006]
Sent to Other House 31 Aug 17982nd House Reporter Right Honourable Mr Corry [0497]
Sent to Chief Governor 14 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.80
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