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Bill Number0425Session1798
Title To authorise the issuing and payment of the sum of £5,000, granted as a further supply for the foundling hospital and workhouse in the city of Dublin.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 5 Sep 1798Leave or Order to John Parnell Chancellor of Exchequer [1633]
Presented 5 Sep 1798Presented by Mr Johnson [1103]
2nd Reading & Committed 6 Sep 1798   
Reported 10 Sep 1798Reported by Right Honourable Corry [0497]
Sent to Other House 11 Sep 17982nd House Reporter Frederik Christiaan Reinhart van Reede Earl of Athlone [4006]
Sent to Chief Governor 20 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.64
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