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Bill Number2758Session1785
Title To enable Jonathan Morton Pleydell of Teignmouth in the county of Devon in the kingdom of Great Britain, esquire, during his life and after his decease to empower Jonathan Morton Pleydell, his son, and the daughters of the said Jonathan Morton Pleydell, the elder, when they shall respectively be in possession of his the said Jonathan Morton Pleydell the elder's estate in the counties of Cavan and Meath in the kingdom of Ireland, to make leases of said lands, and for other purposes therein mentioned.
Variant Title(s) To enable Jonathan Morton Pleydell, esquire, to make leases of certain lands and premises, part of his estates in the counties of Cavan and Meath, and for other purposes therein mentioned. [9, 11 Mar.]
Initial Bill Stages
Originating Body Commons
Leave or Order 4 Mar 1785Leave or Order to John Fitzgibbon Attorney General [0749]
Presented 9 Mar 1785Presented by John Fitzgibbon Attorney General [0749]
2nd Reading & Committed 10 Mar 1785   
Reported 11 Mar 1785Reported by Mr Hayes [6057]
Sent to Other House 22 Apr 17852nd House Reporter Charles Wilkinson Jones Viscount Ranelagh [4050]
Sent to Chief Governor 1 Jul 1785   
Privy Council Stages
Received & Referred to Law Officers23 Aug 1785 
Petition to English Privy Council None 
Decision of the English Privy Council Approved 
Engrossed 26 Aug 1785 
Returned Bill Stages
Royal Assent 7 Sep 1785 
Statute Number 25 George III c.10 (private)
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