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Bill Number3248Session1799
Title For granting to his majesty the duties on licences to sell spirituous liquors and metheglin, and for continuing the several laws for regulating the issuing of licences for the sale of wine, ale, beer, cider and spirituous liquors by retail, and for preventing the immoderate use of spirituous liquors.
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order    
Presented 4 Apr 1799Presented by Isaac Corry Chancellor of Exchequer [0497]
2nd Reading & Committed 5 Apr 1799   
Reported 8 Apr 1799Reported by Mr Robert Johnson [1103]
Sent to Other House 9 Apr 17992nd House Reporter John Bourke Earl of Mayo [0194]
Sent to Chief Governor 18 Apr 1799   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers27 Apr 1799 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 1 May 1799 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 7 May 1799 
Statute Number 39 George III c.40
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