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Bill Number0090Session1785
Title To prevent the practice of seducing artificers and manufacturers of this kingdom, and of exporting the several tools and utensils made use of in preparing and working up the manufacture thereof into parts beyond the seas.
Variant Title(s) To prevent the practice of seducing artificers and manufacturers from this kingdom into parts beyond the seas. [4 Mar.]
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 4 Mar 1785Leave or Order to John Fitzgibbon Attorney General [0749]
Presented 7 Mar 1785Presented by John Fitzgibbon Attorney General [0749]
2nd Reading & Committed 8 Mar 1785   
Reported 9 Mar 1785Reported by Mr Mason [1352]
Sent to Other House 11 Mar 17852nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 16 Mar 1785   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers21 Mar 1785 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 23 Mar 1785 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 4 Apr 1785 
Statute Number 25 George III c.17
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